M.Sc. On Campus

Civil Engineering

University of Portsmouth

12 months
17600 EUR/year
9200 EUR/year
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On this Civil Engineering degree course from University of Portsmouth, you'll focus on environmental management for civil engineering in different phases of projects, including the planning, designing, constructing and managing of public works.


By taking the Civil Engineering degree course from University of Portsmouth, you’ll develop strategic and general management skills and learn the theory behind the Finite Element Method (FEM) analysis and its application.

Specialist pathways

You'll deliver an integrated design project, where you can focus on an aspect of Civil Engineering such as Earthquake, Structural, Geotechnical or Environmental Engineering. You can further develop your specialist research on your dissertation, using experimental and numerical methods.

You'll graduate with an award that reflects the specialism you focused on in your design project, for example, MSc Civil Engineering with Earthquake Engineering or MSc Civil Engineering with Structural Engineering.

When you graduate, you'll have the expertise to enter a career in areas that reflect your specialist skills.

Careers and opportunities

Civil engineers need a wide range of skills and abilities in order to meet society's changing needs. When you graduate from the MSc Civil Engineering degree course, you'll have the expert knowledge, technical skills and competencies that employers in industry expect

Areas you can work include:

  • Civil engineering
  • Site engineering
  • Construction
  • Consultancy
  • Project management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Civil Engineering Science
  • Design Project: Civil, Earthquake, Environmental, Geotechnical or Structural Engineering
  • Dissertation
  • Environmental Management for Civil Engineering
  • Strategic and General Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We strongly recommend you apply as soon as possible.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

A good honours degree in Civil Engineering or a related subject, or equivalent industrial and work experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17600 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 17600 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9200 EUR per year during 12 months.

UK/EU/Channel Islands and Isle of Man:

  • Part-time: £4,600 per year


  • Full-time: £9,200
  • Part-time: £4,600 per year 


  • Part-time: £8,800 per year 

Living costs for Portsmouth

710 - 1099 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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