University of Birmingham

Master in Road Management and Engineering - Máster en Ingeniería y Gestión de Carreteras

University of Birmingham
  • Imparte:
  • Modalidad:
    Presencial en Birmingham
  • Precio:
    £7,650 (Home/EU students)
    £18,900 (International students)
  • Comienzo:
    Septiembre 2017
  • Lugar:
    Birmingham B15 2TT
    Reino Unido
  • Duración:
    1 Año
  • Idioma:
    El Curso se imparte en Inglés
  • Titulación:
    Road Management and Engineering Masters/MSc/Diploma/Certificate
  • Otras Convocatorias:

    Presentación

    The Road Management and Engineering programme is designed to equip participants with the skills and knowledge of management procedures for the planning, appraisal, design, construction and maintenance of road networks.

    The programme is relevant to conditions found in both developed and developing countries and are suitable for road engineers and civil engineering graduates who want to pursue a career in road management.

    Requisitos

    The basic requirement is a good Honours degree in an appropriate discipline (for example, Engineering, Sciences, Geology, Geography or Mathematics) and evidence of adequate knowledge of English. However, practical experience may also be taken into account.

    International students
    We accept a range of qualifications from different countries

    Programa

    The programme consists of taught modules and a research project. Student development is through a combination of lectures, tutorials, site visits and major and minor projects. Student-centred, computer-based and flexible learning are important elements. Coursework and oral presentations are required for many projects.

    The programme is also designed with part-time students in mind, and is formulated specifically to facilitate the career development of individuals working in the roads sector and meet the demands of both the UK and overseas road industry. Part-time students take the same modules as full-time students, but can opt to take the programme over a two or three-year period. To facilitate this, each module is delivered two separate one-week blocks over the course of a semester.

    The syllabus includes:

    Financial management
    Research and communication skills
    Sustainable road transport
    Road design
    Road safety
    Road asset management
    Road economics
    Pavement engineering

    Core Modules

    Road Asset Management
    Individual Project
    Pavement Engineering
    Sustainable Transport Policy
    Road Design
    Road Economics and Financing

    Core Skills

    Choose one of the following

    Road Safety (option)
    Rural Roads (option)

    Salidas profesionales

    Preparation for your career should be one of the first things you think about as you start university. Whether you have a clear idea of where your future aspirations lie or want to consider the broad range of opportunities available once you have a Birmingham degree, our Careers Network can help you achieve your goal.

    Our unique careers guidance service is tailored to your academic subject area, offering a specialised team (in each of the five academic colleges) who can give you expert advice. Our team source exclusive work experience opportunities to help you stand out amongst the competition, with mentoring, global internships and placements available to you. Once you have a career in your sights, one-to-one support with CVs and job applications will help give you the edge.

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