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MSc in Tunnelling and Underground Space

Accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators

Duration: 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

Min. entry requirements: 2:ii undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject

English Language: IELTS 6.5, Band A

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 Tunneling; 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.

Application Fact File

Entry Requirements

2:ii undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject

English Language Requirements

Band A - IELTS 6.5

Application

All applications should be made online at www.warwick.ac.uk/go/pgapply by 31 July

Tuition Fees
(2016/17 rate)

Home/EU:
Full-time £7,780, Part-time £3,890 (for MSc Tunnelling and Underground Space only)

Overseas:

Full-time £22,340, Part-time £11,170 (for MSc Tunnelling and Underground Space only)

Funding

Departmental funding is available, see the Engineering website for further information. Details of other funding opportunities are available via the Graduate School.