Our Infrastructure and Environment research division seeks to respond to current societal challenges through the ideas and creativity of engineering design.
The UKs first Chair of Civil Engineering...Read more
Our Transport and Operations Research Group is a leading centre of transport technology in Europe. We conduct world leading research that has commercial impact. You will be able to develop your work into...Read more
MPhil/PhD Civil Engineering
The degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is awarded for a research study, normally over a three-year period, which makes a significant contribution to knowledge. ...Read more
About the course
Research students are welcomed to Brunel as valued members of our thriving, research-intensive community. A research degree provides the opportunity to investigate a topic in depth,...Read more
MPhil Postgraduate research opportunities in Civil Engineering
Excellent research opportunities await in the Dept. of the Civil Engineering, enabling you to work at the forefront of developments with leading experts.
Study full or part-time over one to seven years
If youre ready to take your existing knowledge and qualifications in Civil Engineering into a postgraduate research degree, Portsmouth is the place to do it.
With climate change and pollution at the...Read more
The research tackles the problems faced by society today and develops the knowledge and tools to build the communities of thefuture. Many of our projects have already hada significant impact on society;...Read more
Swansea University has been at the forefront of international research in the area of civil and computational engineering.
Internationally renowned engineers at Swansea pioneered the...Read more
This research groups use experimental and numerical techniques to investigate the following: Performance-based design and assessment; High performance structures; Complex/special (and/or irregular) structures;...Read more
We are developing internationally competitive research in advanced computational solid and applied analytical structural mechanics, so by pursuing structural civil engineering research with us you will...Read more
We have a broad range of civil engineering water resource research. Our expertise ranges from climate modelling to developing practical responses to global change challenges. Our research has global consequences...Read more
Civil Engineering (Geotechnical and Engineering Geology) MPhil
Our geotechnical engineering and engineering geology research is revolutionary worldwide. You will work with academics who are leaders in their field so that your research has a real impact on civil engineering. ...Read more
Environmental engineering uses science and engineering principles to assess and mitigate pollution for the benefit of human health and the environment. This research programme requires an understanding...Read more
This MPhil course offers the opportunity to study in a multi-disciplinary team alongside leading academics in the field. Drawing on our expertise in Bioenergy and biomass, sustainable nuclear energy,...Read more
The MPhil in Water Science, Policy and Management aims to equip the next generation of water professionals with the blend of skills necessary to make a significant contribution to sustainable water management...Read more
Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering MPhil/PhD
OverviewOur multidisciplinary department has a long tradition of excellence and innovation in research and teaching. We hold a substantial EPSRC research portfolio in civil engineering, and our diverse...Read more
This two-year course uniquely combines a professional course – that is, an ARB/RIBA Part 2 course – with a Cambridge Master of Philosophy degree. It provides advanced teaching, research and practice opportunities...Read more
Geotechnical Engineering and Carbon Capture MSc by Research, MPhil, PhD
This is a potential research degree area, subject to the approval of the University. If you are interested in undertaking a research degree in this area.
The Engineering Division is home to...Read more
The research centre will address the topical grand challenges in civil engineering field, building on existing and developing new international collaborations. Financial support to meet these...Read more
This course offers the opportunity to study in a multi-disciplinary team alongside leading academics in the field. Drawing on our expertise in structural engineering, geotechnical and geo-environmental...Read more