MEng Civil and Environmental Engineering

MEng Civil  and Environmental Engineering
@ Northshore College of Business and Technology

Civil Engineers design and build infrastructure facilities such as roads, bridges, commercial and residential buildings, water works, ports and airports. With many infrastructure development activities everywhere in the world, Civil Engineers enjoy a very high demand in the construction industry.

Programme Structure

In this programme you will study a broad spectrum of subjects including structural analysis and design, hydraulics, geotechnical engineering, fluid mechanics, hydrology, surveying, civil engineering technology and construction management.


Level 1

Compulsory Modules

  • Mathematics and Engineering Principles
  • Surveying, Drawing, GIS and CAD
  • Environmental Engineering Field Study
  • Engineering and Environmental Materials
  • Civil Engineering Technology and Design
  • Engineering Hydrology

Level 2

Compulsory Modules

  • Structural Design and Soil Mechanics
  • Hydraulics and Engineering Applications
  • Project Management, Health and Safety Risk Management
  • Applications of Mathematics for Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Engineering Geology

Level 3

Compulsory Modules

  • Structural Analysis and Geotechnics
  • Advanced Structural Modeling.
  • Design of Structural Elements
  • Individual Project MEng A

Optional Modules

30 Credits to be selected from Pool A OR 30 credits to be selected comprising 15 credits from Pool B and 15 credits from Pool C.

Pool A

  • Advanced Geographical Expedition

Pool B

  • Placement OR
  • Strategic Issues in Engineering

Pool C

  • Environmental Assessment OR
  • Coastal Management OR
  • Traffic Safety & Management

Level 4

Compulsory Modules

  • MEng Individual Project Part B
  • Masters Group Project
  • Transport Infrastructure Engineering
  • Design of Structures
  • Construction Management & MIS

Optional Modules

Students must select 30 credits from the following modules.

  • Traffic Engineering
  • Water & Wastewater Engineering
  • Coastal & Port Engineering
  • Building& Bridge Engineering

Entry Requirements

  • Three Passes at Local AL (mathematics stream), or
  • 240 UCAS Tariff Points for London AL (mathematics stream)


4 Years

Course Fee

LKR 1,570,000

Course Level





Civil Engineering

Contact Details

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141, Church Road , Colombo 15

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