This programme will appeal if you’re looking to enter a career in the tunnelling and civil engineering industries.
Our distinctive course format means that approximately 20% of teaching is delivered by guest lecturers from industry, ensuring that the content remains relevant. Specialist subjects and case studies are also presented by experts with first-hand experience. Modules include: Communication and Leadership; Construction Management; Finite Elements for Tunnelling; Geological Investigation and Ground Characterisation; Health, Safety and Environmental Considerations; Rock Mechanics; Tunnel Design; Underground Construction Methods.
You’ll learn from internationally recognised academics and industry experts on a course uniquely developed in partnership with the British Tunnelling Society. At what is fast becoming the UK’s centre of excellence for tunnelling, we’ll give you the state-of-the-art knowledge, understanding and skills to design and build the underground infrastructure of the future.
Full time: 1 year
Part time: 2 years
Entry Requirements: 2:ii undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject
English Language: IELTS 6.5
Home/EU: £8,170 per year
Overseas: £23,460 per year
Home/EU: £4,085 per year
Overseas: £11,730 per year
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