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Advanced Diploma in Structural Engineering

Structural Engineering

Structural Engineering Online Programme

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You can learn whilst you work
Easy payment plan available
Become an Engineering Technician (EngTech) member of the IStructE UK


The Advanced Diploma in Structural Engineering will give you an excellent and effective start to your career as a professional Structural Engineer/Design Engineer and also lead to higher education if desired. Advanced Diplomas are well-respected industry qualifications for engineering students, and employers value the skills that you gain on the programme. It can lead to a fantastic professional career for men and women in the construction industry.

The course is accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Institution of Structural Engineers, the Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation and the Institute of Highway Engineers in the UK as fully satisfying the educational base for an Engineering Technician (EngTech) membership status.

The College of Contract Management in the United Kingdom only offers the structural engineering diploma course. The course content provides you with a thorough knowledge and the essential skills and talents to work as a successful Structural Engineering professional. This is a live online course with 240 credits so you can take it from wherever you are in the world. We will schedule all live online lectures for when you aren’t working so you can follow the course while continuing to work. You can ask questions to the lecturer during the session like classroom session via voice or chat. If you have missed any lectures, you can refer them from the recordings which will be available in our Moodle (Virtual Study Platform). You will feel as a classroom environment with our live online lectures.

This well-established qualification is set at an intermediate undergraduate level and places academic theory within a practical context as well as enabling you to pass a degree with honours or distinction in any university in the United Kingdom or overseas. The Advanced Certificate can be achieved at the completion of year one and Advanced Diploma at the completion of year two. This Structural Engineering diploma course is the right choice if you wish to work as a Structural Engineering Professional or if you want to attend university to follow a BSc course.

Key Benefits

  • Skills shortages in the industry
  • Easy to find employment
  • Possible step to successfully follow the degree program
  • This course will fit in with employers’ needs
  • Become an Eng Tech member of the Institution of Structural Engineers
  • You will gain a wide range of knowledge in Structural Engineering to improve your chances of success
  • You can learn whilst you are working
  • You will attend live online lectures by first class British lecturers
  • All live lectures will be conducted by online

Course Content

The course consists of two years. Each year long programme contains 6 core modules. Students’ performance will be assessed by open book online exams (assignments).

Year 1:

  • Fundamentals of Engineering Drawings
  • Construction and Civil Engineering Technology
  • Structural Fundamentals
  • Soils and Foundations
  • Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics
  • Engineering Mathematics and Modelling

Year 2:

  • Structural Analysis
  • Structural Design of Concrete
  • Structural Design of Steel
  • Advanced Structural Design
  • Design and Computing
  • Structural Engineering Design Project

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 18 years old, and
  • Minimum Grade C in GCSE in Maths and English (or Equivalent), or
  • Level 3 qualification in Engineering/Science including Mathematics, or
  • If you have the relevant experience please contact us on with your updated CV

Course Delivery

  • Course materials will be delivered through Moodle
  • Live online lectures will be held enabling you to ask questions during your lectures
  • Interaction with your fellow course students
  • Learn from your home whilst having all the benefits and feel of a classroom study
  • Lecturer’s computer screen will be shared with video conferencing through a special software

Period of Study

The live online course follows a two-year programme. The following course schedule includes live lectures, exercises and open book online exams (assignments).

  • Each Module will be of 8 weeks duration (approximately)
  • There will be a number of revisions or re-submissions of unsuccessful exams, which will be allocated at the end of each module.

The College provides live online lectures including question and answer sessions from the United Kingdom. Further, the college will organise group study and develop the presenting skills of students. In addition, each student is required to carry out independent study.


Total course fee per year is £2,280 or alternatively, you may choose the monthly payment plan

Full Payment

Year 1 – £2,280

Year 2 – £2,280

Monthly Direct Debit Payment Plan

Alternatively, you may pay £225 per month through monthly direct debit for a total of 24 months.

However, the full payment plan is discounted than the monthly payment plan.

Additional Information:
If you need to discuss anything, please contact the college or our international centres/career advisers directly. The start date of your course is dependent on the enrolment date of your module. The enrolment date is effective from the date of your full payment or first-month payment. Once you successfully complete your first year you will be awarded Advanced Certificate in Structural Engineering and at the completion of the two-year programme, you will be awarded Advanced Diploma in Structural Engineering.

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Course Administrator

Kirsten Weissenberg
Tel: +44 (0) 1420 481681