Environmental management in civil engineering projects is of increasing importance throughout the world. This interdisciplinary MSc Civil Engineering and Environmental Management is ideal if you want to establish or consolidate a career in this field. Your engineering studies will develop the critical and analytical skills, and management expertise needed to manage civil engineering projects and implement environmentally sustainable solutions.
A distinctive feature of this MSc Civil Engineering and Environmental Management course is its strength in relevant research, namely sustainability. There is also an opportunity for working professionals to progress towards CEng status through a tailor-made route. This will help you accelerate to the remaining steps of CEng status by working with your employer in the process. This is a unique feature for a Masters course, and significantly reduces the period required to achieve Chartered status.
You will study the following modules:
- Individual Dissertation
- Advanced Civil Engineering Materials
- Integrative Project Planning and Management
- Geo-environmental Engineering
- Low Carbon Technologies and Sustainability
- Safety, Health and Environmental Engineering
Optional modules include:
- Environmental Management
- ArcGIS Principles and Practice
This postgraduate qualification in Civil Engineering and Environmental Management course is delivered in three major blocks that offer an intensive but flexible learning pattern, with two entry opportunities for applicants each year – February and September. You will learn through lectures, tutorials and seminars, as well as guest lectures and seminars with prominent industry experts. You will complete a research project using our excellent laboratory facilities and a dissertation on a chosen topic of interest.
Whether you are a graduate or a professional with industrial experience, the MSc Civil Engineering and Environmental Management offers excellent opportunities for career progression. You can develop a career as a civil engineer, engineering project manager, or work in the environmental management or health and safety sectors, with leading international consultancies, contractors, or national and local civil engineering companies. Alternatively, you can work as a technical or research and development manager in research, regulatory authorities, local government or non-governmental organisations (NGOs).