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About

The Earthquake Engineering comprehensive MSc course offered at Imperial College London provides training in the analysis, design and assessment of structures under seismic actions and other extreme loading conditions.

Overview

The syllabus of the Earthquake Engineering MSc programme offered by Imperial College London covers a comprehensive set of topics related to structural engineering, earthquake engineering, engineering seismology, soil dynamics and advanced numerical techniques.

All of our MSc courses are career-orientated and cover both theoretical background and practical design considerations. Lectures are given mainly by full-time staff but important contributions are made by visiting professors and guest lecturers who are eminent industrialists.

Many students continue their studies to undertake research towards a PhD.

Teaching methods

  • Blackboard Learn
  • Group and Individual Coursework Exercises
  • Group coursework
  • Group design-project work
  • Individual research project
  • Individual research project
  • Lectures
  • Mentimeter
  • Online assignments and coursework
  • Panopto
  • Peer assessment
  • Seminars and Workshops
  • Tutorials

Accreditation

  • Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  • Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE)
  • Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE)
  • The Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation (CIHT)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Geotechnical Hazards
  • Reinforced Concrete 
  • Steel Components
  • Structural Analysis
  • Structural Dynamics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Most postgraduate courses remain open until they are full, so make sure you apply in good time. UK and non-visa nationals have the same deadline.

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Student insurance

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum requirement is a 2.1 degree in civil engineering, natural sciences, earth sciences or a numerate discipline.
  • A suitable grounding in mathematics is required, for example: A-level Mathematics grade A or B.
  • Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements listed but who have substantial relevant industry experience may exceptionally be admitted following completion of a ‘Special Qualifying Exam’ (SQE).
  • A wide variety of international qualifications are accepted.
  • All candidates must demonstrate a minimum level of English language proficiency for admission to the College.
  • Online application.
  • Application fee.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35700 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    15400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15400 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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