Civil Engineering, M.Sc. | University of Bath | Bath, United Kingdom
12 months
23000 GBP/year
10700 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Study the theory, design and management of key civil engineering subjects in a zero-carbon economy with this Civil Engineering degree offered at University of Bath.

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From geotechnical to water, structural or materials engineering, study a master's that focuses on the future of civil engineering in industry and the world. Taught in the context of a future zero-carbon economy, you'll learn the theory and design aspects to help you navigate the new challenges up ahead successfully.

Throughout the Civil Engineering course at University of Bath , a mix of theory, practical and collaborative activities help you advance your professional, design and research skills. Part of this is working in multidisciplinary design teams to solve the big problems facing the world right now. You’ll also have the opportunity to carry out a large research project with support and supervision from our academic specialists.

To help prepare you for the workplace, some of your learning experience and design work will be with students on other construction-related master’s here at Bath. This brings you into contact with a more diverse set of people and skills, echoing what it is like to work professionally in industry.

Learn from experts in the field

You’ll learn from academics actively researching across the civil engineering spectrum with expertise in materials, low-carbon and sustainable development, and water, structural and geotechnical engineering. Their experience and international collaborations feed into teaching and contribute to your learning experience. Our research was ranked 1st in the UK in the Architecture and the Built Environment submission in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

Use specialist facilities

We have a range of specialist facilities to support your studies. Our structures, concrete, timber, advanced materials, and geomaterials laboratories contain equipment that exceed industry standards. You’ll also have access to high-quality computing and teaching facilities.

Programme Structure


  • Advanced geotechnical engineering
  • Coastal and offshore engineering
  • Environmental performance of materials and buildings
  • Natural building materials
  • Numerical and analytical methods in civil engineering
  • Sustainable concrete design and technology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have a Bachelor's honours degree or international equivalent, typically a 2:1 or above.
  • To apply for this programme you should have an undergraduate degree in an appropriate subject such as civil engineering, structural engineering, building engineering, architectural engineering, or another subject which includes relevant civil engineering components (e.g. general engineering or engineering geology).
  • We may make an offer based on a lower grade if you can provide evidence of your suitability for the degree.
  • If your first language is not English but within the last 2 years you completed your degree in the UK you may be exempt from our English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10700 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bath

808 - 1228 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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