Students on the MSc Structural Engineering course will be provided with in-depth knowledge and exposure to conventional and innovative ideas and techniques to enable them to develop sound solutions to structural engineering problems.
It will cover the diverse nature of structural engineering through the integration of knowledge from mechanics, materials, structural analysis and structural design. The programme will also cover the latest technical trend in Civil and Structural Engineering including advanced computational modelling skills and will broadly cover technical challenges and solutions faced in large scale infrastructure works.
WHY STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING AT SWANSEA?
The College of Engineering’s Civil Engineering department at Swansea University has an excellent and far-reaching reputation. Our new MSc in Structural Engineering aims to provide advanced training in techniques of structural engineering analysis and design.
It is designed to provide specialist postgraduate professional development across the areas of steel and concrete design, structural dynamics, structural mechanics and temporary works, with a strong emphasis on computer modelling and elements of information management.
Did you know these facts about our Civil Engineering department at Swansea?
It is ranked 13th in the UK (The Times University Guide 2019)
It is a key centre for research and training in computational mechanics and engineering
Academics within the department have pioneered many techniques used in commercial simulation software today
YOUR STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING EXPERIENCE
Your studies will be nourished by an international community of over 500 postgraduate students and 120 research staff at the College of Engineering.
Further study support comes in the form of 24 hour access to our on-site library, advanced laboratories, a year-round programme of guest lectures, and dedicated postgraduate work rooms.
STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates of the MSc Structural Engineering degree at Swansea will be strongly positioned for rewarding opportunities. Your future could lie in any of the following roles.
Consulting civil engineer
Contracting civil engineer
Building services engineer