Structural Engineering MSc
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Degree awarded: MSc
Duration: 12 months full time
Entry requirements: The standard academic entry requirement for this Master's course is a minimum Upper Second Class UK Honours degree or international equivalent in a relevant science or engineering discipline.
Contact telephone: +44 (0)161 306 9219
For further information about making an online application for this MSc course, please see the guidance on our School website about how to apply .
If you have any questions about the application process, the course or about our entry requirements please do contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to advise you further.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS COURSE IS NOW CLOSED FOR NEW APPLICATIONS FOR SEPTEMBER 2018 ENTRY.
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This MSc in Structural Engineering comprises eight taught course units worth 15 credits each and a research dissertation worth 60 credits. The taught units provide an introduction to experimental work and research methods and cover advanced aspects of theory and design principles relevant to the static and dynamic behaviour of structures, steel and concrete structures and finite element modelling. A particular highlight of the taught component of the course is studying the behaviour and design of structures against extreme loading including fire and earthquake, which is taught by internationally leading researchers and engineers. As a large multi-disciplinary engineering school, MACE has academic staff who are experts in a broad range of research areas and have a wide spread of professional experience in industry.
Our last Postgraduate Taught Open Day was held in November 2017. Information about our Open Days for 2018 will be posted here as soon as it is available.
To find out more about The School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering we would encourage you to take an online tour of our School and our facilities with our Virtual Open Day .
Study fairs in the UK: The University attends several study fairs in the UK each year.
Education fairs overseas: We attend many education fairs worldwide each year, giving you the chance to meet representatives from The University of Manchester near you.
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:
- MSc (full-time)
UK/EU students (per annum): £10,500
International students (per annum): £22,500
The Panasonic Trust offers grants to UK engineers from industry. Details may be found on The Royal Academy of Engineering website which administers the Panasonic Trust.