Infrastructure and Urban Systems Engineering
Department of Civil and Structural Engineering,
Faculty of Engineering
Our lives are becoming increasingly urban, which raises significant challenges for engineers to create healthy, sustainable and secure infrastructure that minimises our impact on the environment.
We'll give you the tools and techniques to analyse and design urban systems and civil infrastructure in order to build better, more resilient and sustainable cities.
- Research and Professional Skills
- Structural Health Monitoring and Asset Management
- Engineering within Planetary Capacity
- Thermodynamics for Cities
- Modelling of Urban Infrastructure Systems
- Urban Microclimates
- Design of Water Distribution and Sewer Networks
- Sustainable Urban Design
- Advanced Engineering Research Study
You'll be taught through lectures, seminars, tutorials and lab work. Some modules will include site visits and engage our industrial partners.
You'll be assessed through exams, coursework, oral presentations and interviews and a dissertation and report.
1 year full-time
Minimum 2:1 honours degree (BEng, MEng, BSc) in Civil and Structural Engineering or other appropriate engineering or science subject.
We’ll consider your application if you have appropriate professional qualifications and work experience, but you’ll need a strong background in the areas covered on the course.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It's a quick and easy process.
+44 114 222 5711
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.