Master of Science in Structural Engineering

Why study

A structural engineer is directly responsible for the structural integrity, strength, economy, and sustainability of a building or structure. It makes structural engineering one of the most central of engineering programmes. BUiD’s MSc in Structural Engineering is a state-of-the-art programme that encompasses the latest scientific developments in the field. The modules offered cover topics including static and dynamic analysis; seismic analysis; design of reinforced concrete, prestressed concrete, steel, timber, and other innovative structures; the use of modern and sustainable materials in buildings; and retrofitting and rehabilitation of structures. The methods used at BUiD include the latest software and techniques, which align students with the cutting edge technical know-how, enabling them to further their careers in structural engineering.

Career prospects

Structural engineers can have successful careers in many industries which include: construction; transportation; urban and regional planning; water and electricity supply infrastructure; communication infrastructure; oil; aviation; space exploration. They can also work as site engineers and structural rehabilitation specialists.

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