Engineering (Environmental / Structural and Geotechnical / Transport), M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Year)
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
Trinity College Dublin ,
This is a one year full-time or two year part-time postgraduate course designed to provide graduate engineers with specialist understanding in one of: Environmental Engineering; Structural Engineering; or Transport Engineering. In addition, the course offers students the opportunity to obtain knowledge in complimentary subject areas within Civil Engineering.
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding


Course Organisation: The MSc course can be undertaken as either a one year full-time or a two-year part-time postgraduate course.

The degree programme is divided into three parts: two semesters of taught courses (September - April inclusive) with an average of 18 lectures per week. A major dissertation is undertaken during the second half of the course (April - September inclusive).

It is possible to work full-time and do the course as a part-time option, providing you have the agreement of your employer.

Programme Structure

  • Civil Engineering Management
  • Research Methodology
  • (Environmental / Structural / Transport) Engineering Dissertation
Environmental Engineering
  • Engineering Hydrology
  • Environmental Monitoring and Assessment
  • Environmental Processes and Technology
  • Waste and Environmental Management
  • Water Quality and Hydrological Modelling
  • Water Resource Planning
Structural and Geotechnical Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Advanced Structural Analysis
  • Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering
  • Bridge Engineering
  • Advanced Concrete Technology
  • Soil-Structure Interaction
  • A Unified Theory of Structures
  • Concrete Durability and Sustainability
  • Advanced Theory of Structures
Transport Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Transport Modelling
  • Highway Engineering
  • Applied Transportation Analysis
  • Renewable Energy 1
  • Renewable Energy 2
  • Modelling of Civil Engineering Systems
  • Facade Engineering
  • Construction Innovation and Research

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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Applicants will need to hold:
  • at least a 2.1 honors degree from an Irish university or equivalent result from a university in another country
  • a fluent command of the English language

All applicants whose first language is not English and who have not been educated through the medium of English must present one of the following qualifications in the English language:

  • IELTS: Grade 6.5
  • TOEFL: 88 - iBT, 230 - Computer based, 570 - paper based
  • Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English: Grade C
  • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English: Grade C

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 11592 International
  • EUR 5191 EU/EEA


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