Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering

MSc students on a field trip

Postgraduate taught study

We are the only university in the UK where architects and civil engineers can work and be educated together in a joint multidisciplinary department.

We offer the following courses:

Research-led teaching

You will learn about architecture and civil engineering from staff whose teaching is led by their work in four internationally-significant research centres.

Career benefits

Each of our postgraduate programmes reflect a specific industrial need giving you the relevant skills and knowledge to move your career forward. 


The following degrees are accredited as meeting the requirements for Further Learning to become a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates who have an EC Accredited CEng (Partial) BEng (Hons) undergraduate first degree. See for further information.

  • MSc Civil Engineering: Innovative Structural Materials.