MSc/PGDip Civil Engineering is accredited by the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Education
Moreover, it also provides you with a unique opportunity to learn from world leaders in their respective fields using a suite of delivery modes in supportive and engaging environment.
This programme is designed for civil engineering graduates and graduates from related degrees and experience. Students can tailor their studies to meet the needs of their chosen career path by studying for the MSc/PGDip in Civil Engineering or selecting professional development (PD) opportunities that will enhance both their technical skills and support their career aspirations.
The MSc/PGDip in Civil Engineering will equip you to play leading roles in a professional capacity in both industry and academia, and develop the technical, intellectual and transferable skills needed to underpin your education and development. You will gain a systematic knowledge and advance level understanding of Civil Engineering, including research and developments at the forefront of the discipline. You will be able to evaluate current research critically, and be original in the application of your knowledge, initiating new research across a number of potential fields related to the Civil Engineering profession. Our graduates enjoy worldwide careers across all areas of Civil Engineering and other related sectors, with many working for leading consultants and contractors.
The taught element of your course (MSc and PGDip) takes place in the first year of the programme, and your individual research project (MSc only) will be undertaken in the second year. You can transfer from the PGDip to the MSc programme, upon completion of the PGDip, provided you satisfy the MSc requirements.
Teaching and MSc research project supervision will be contacted in partnership between academics on our Dubai campus, and our Edgbaston Campus. You will also have the opportunity to interact with our students in our Edgbaston campus in the UK whilst you study at our Dubai campus. Importantly, throughout the programme there will be opportunity to learn from various industrialist who will add enrichment to the learning provided and support for research projects directly linked to current and future needs of the industry.
Why study Civil Engineering Masters at Birmingham Dubai?
The University of Birmingham (UoB) is a global Top 100 university (QS World University Rankings 2021). Studying with UoB Dubai, you will graduate with the same UoB degree as in the UK, which is recognised all around the world for its research base and industrially focussed profile.
A flexible arrangement that allows you to study for an MSc degree or enrol for a PG Diploma course which can be upgraded to an MSc degree should you wish to complete the full programme.
You will enjoy the benefit from our broad range of academic staff and research skills, giving you the opportunity to study subjects in the traditional disciplines or which focus in depth on a particular field.
We place a strong emphasis on tackling the problems faced today. Many of our projects have already made a significant impact on society and how industry provides solutions to meet these needs.
We have a long tradition of distinguished research that benefits from being funded by industry, charities and research councils, encouraging innovative thinking and creating internationally recognised results.