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Tunnelling and Underground Space

A course designed with the tunnelling industry to provide the knowledge and professional skills for its next generation of engineers


Essential Information

Degree title:

Degree of Master of Science in Tunnelling and Underground Space (MSc)


1 year full-time
A 12 month registration with 9 weeks of intensive teaching spread over 30 weeks and a project during the summer term, June-September.

2 years part-time
A 24 month registration with 9 weeks of intensive teaching spread over two academic years and a project conducted in the second year.

Application deadline
31st July 2019

Course start date
30th September 2019

Location of study
University of Warwick, Coventry

PG Prospectus

Campus Tour and PG Visits


This information is applicable for 2019 entry. We are currently reviewing this course for 2020 entry. Please check this webpage again in Summer 2019 for the latest information regarding 2020 entry.


 The course has been both challenging and rewarding. The technical modules are delivered in collaboration with industry experts. This opportunity to learn from leaders in industry is invaluable. I have learnt a vast amount and my employer is already reaping the benefits of their investment. 


Shingai Mutukwa

Shingai Mutukwa, MSc in Tunnelling and Underground Space part-time student (14/16 cohort)


Careers in Underground Space

For a flavour of what an engineering career in underground space might be like, watch the following video produced by the International Tunnelling Association.