This course will develop the knowledge, understanding and professional abilities of graduate engineers and practitioners of civil engineering, together with advanced capabilities and engineering skills to enhance their career as a civil engineer. It has been designed to develop a comprehensive understanding of the role of the civil engineer, to develop and implement recognised and innovative approaches to civil engineering in the context of the broad range of organisations and projects that occur in the built environment.
The course aims to satisfy the civil engineering needs of the construction industry and to meet the requirements of the professional institution in terms of academic content appropriate for Chartered Membership.
Assessment methods are diverse to reflect the needs of the course. However, students can expect to be assessed by assignment, case study, examinations, group work, and presentation.
Full-time - January start, 15 months. September start, 12 months. Part-time - January start, 33 months. September start, 28 months.
You only need to take one of these language tests:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Take IELTS test
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The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).
The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).
An appropriate honours degree in Civil Engineering, or equivalent recognised cognate subject at (2.2 or above) Alternative qualifications and/or working experience may be considered on an individual basis; applicants may be invited for interview. Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to have English language to IELTS 6.5 or equivalent
Students from United States of America need a visa in order to study in the United Kingdom.
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