We are one of the leading Civil Engineering departments in the UK. Our research profile is internationally excellent and we collaborate widely with academic and industrial partners from across the engineering, science and social science disciplines.
This programme addresses the complex issue of water and environmental security in a changing world. It will help you become a high-level practitioner in water and environmental management and gain advanced skills and knowledge in the fundamental engineering principles that underpin this field.
Our multidisciplinary research addresses the global need for delivering long-term, sustainable performance of existing and new infrastructure systems. We are leaders in modelling and managing the impacts of extreme natural and human hazards, such as earthquakes, climate change, flooding, industrial processes, traffic and crowds.
This programme offers an exciting and innovative learning environment that provides you with the opportunity to develop and carry out PhD-level research. It has the added benefit of taught courses to give you a solid background in, and knowledge of, your chosen discipline.
This is a four-year, fully-funded programme. The first year includes a series of seminars and lectures, a unique hands-on group project to design, build and test a composite structure and a six-month research project.