School of Engineering

Civil Engineering: Masters

Civil Engineering

Our Masters courses are research-informed and industrially focused. This enables us to provide cutting-edge solutions to today's civil engineering problems.

The skills we teach enable you to enter industry or academia as highly qualified engineers and scientists, ready to help to shape the world. All our courses are designed to have a default study route, but you can tailor your degree to your personal interests with optional modules.

We are currently enhancing our taught programmes to:

  • provide more industrial context
  • offer more flexibility and choice
  • deliver an enhanced educational experience

This information will be available in April 2020. If you have any queries in the meantime, please email

Civil Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Our guide to the Environmental Engineering MSc

Geotechnics and Structures


Our new Transport Planning, Engineering and Management programme will be available to view in April 2020. Please contact for further details.


Renewable Energy

Smart Systems Engineering

  • Our Smart Systems Engineering MSc develops your technical knowledge and skills in designing digital (smart) systems enabling you to work across a range of disciplines.

What our students say

Find out what's it like to be a postgraduate civil engineering student. Read our student profiles.

Our research

We are researching how low carbon methods can provide clean water at our wastewater treatment facility, which contains more than a quadrillion microbes and is the largest in Europe.

Interested in this? Check out our Masters course in Environmental Engineering.