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Choose Kingston’s Structural Design & Construction Management with Sustainability MSc

This industry-accredited course is aimed at civil and/or structural engineers who aspire to become senior sustainability managers in both consulting engineering and contracting organisations. It successfully balances sustainable structural engineering with advanced construction management, and is led by a fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers and Institution of Structural Engineers. With sustainability being a key issue for the 21st century, this course offers specialised knowledge and skills that will enhance your employability potential.

Key features

  • This programme builds on the research excellence in sustainable concrete construction at Kingston University and is fully compatible with the existing Government and Foresight Strategy on Sustainable Construction.
  • Input from experts at leading civil engineering, construction and related companies complements the academic teaching. This enables you to develop a wider perspective and understanding of the worldwide sustainability issues facing the construction industry.

Further learning programme – MSc (technical)

This degree is accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators, which includes the Institution of Civil Engineers and the Institution of Structural Engineers, under licence from the Engineering Council, as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates who have already acquired a Accredited CEng (Partial) BEng(Hons) or an Accredited IEng (Full) BEng/BSc(Hons) undergraduate first degree.

Study Details:

MSc 1 or 2 years full-time, 2 years part-time

Module Details:

Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.

 
Modules
  • Management of Project Risk, Quality and Safety
  • Sustainable Construction and Substructure Design
  • Structural Design in Concrete and Steel
  • Estimating, Tendering and Procurement
  • Dissertation

Fees

Home and European Union 2017/18: full time £6,400; part time £3,520 Overseas (not EU) 2017/18: full time £13,300 part time £7,315

Entry Requirements

Applicants must normally have a good honours degree (minimum 2.2) or academic equivalent in a relevant area such as civil engineering, concrete technology, structural engineering, material sciences, building technology or construction management.

Exceptionally, applicants who have substantial working experience in a related discipline (without a first degree) may be considered (if you can satisfy the admissions tutor of your motivation, numeracy and evidence of your ability to work at this level).

Overseas students must satisfy the admissions tutor that they have reached an equivalent academic standard.

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