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MSc Geotechnical Engineering

University of Exeter

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    University of Exeter Penryn Campus, Cornwall

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Overview

  • For students entering or working in a range of engineering careers within the construction, environmental and extractive industries
  • Taught by the internationally established Camborne School of Mines (CSM), a combined mining school and geoscience department
  • Gain knowledge in rock engineering, site investigation, data capture and data analysis required to understand the issues facing engineers excavating increasingly ambitious and complex underground spaces
  • Delivered by staff with strong research interests directly related to the topics covered, modules involve a broad range of activities and teaching delivery methods
  • Take advantage of workshops using the latest industry relevant computational tools, practical activities and group and individual exercises

Careers

Reputational and networking benefits

A unique benefit studying at Camborne School of Mines is the community and relations you will gain both during, and after your studies. Camborne School of Mines has a world-class reputation and excellent alumni network, allowing our graduates to prosper in their respective fields in all corners of the globe:

“I have worked in many places around the world and have yet to visit a country where I could not find at least one CSM graduate. In fact, there are normally several and they can often be found in influential positions.”

Tim Henderson, CSM graduate and current Technical Director at Glencore

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 23,450per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Exeter

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Exeter, Northcote House, The Queen's Drive, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4QJ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    18th out of 57 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    153 69%

    15th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    92 92%

    14th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.94 79%

    45th

    28

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