Tunnelling and Underground Space (MSc) Program By The University of Warwick |Top Universities

Tunnelling and Underground Space (MSc)

Tunnelling and Underground Space (MSc)

The University of Warwick

Central Campus, Coventry, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    61
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 24 months
  • Start date Jan-2000

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This specialist Master’s course is designed to prepare students with a background in civil engineering or engineering geology for a career as a tunnelling engineer. It is endorsed and supported by the British Tunnelling Society and the International Tunnelling Association, with 20% of teaching delivered by guest lecturers from industry. Students will develop the knowledge and skills needed to carry out and manage tunnelling projects through their lifecycle. The course commences with introducing geological investigation and ground characterisation, then follows through steps including: feasibility study and selection of construction method; analysis and design; to health, safety and environmental risk assessment; construction programming and project risk management.