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Laing O'Rourke Centre for Construction Engineering and Technology

Construction Engineering Masters - Application details

Once you have read the information below, you may submit your application.

Admission requirements

  1. A minimum of five years' professional experience is required in a construction or infrastructure-related field.
  2. Educated to a degree-level (Applicants for this course will normally have achieved a UK 2.1 honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in a discipline associated with infrastructure development.)

If you have alternative experience or qualifications you should contact the Centre Manager for advice.

  3. Applicants should be able to demonstrate proficiency in English to the following standards:

  • IELTS Academic: Overall band score of 7.5 (with a minimum of 7.0 in each individual component)
  • TOEFL Internet: Overall score of 110 (a minimum of 25 in each individual component)
  • CAE: Grade A
  • CPE: Grade A, B, or C

Application Process

Applications for 2020 entry are closed. Details for 2021 applications available shortly.

All applications are considered together immediately after the closing date, with interviews taking place in May and conditional offers made from late June. If your application is non-standard it may take longer to process.

UK applicants will be interviewed in person and applicants living overseas will be interviewed via a video call.

Read MSt guidance to find out more about the application process and what you need to consider, and do, as a potential applicant.

Download the details of supporting documents that you will need to upload as part of your online application. 

Apply now

The Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) manages applications for University of Cambridge Master of Studies (MSt) programmes.

You can find course details on the ICE website

You will apply via the online Applicant Portal, which requires registration.



Download the 2020 prospectus

The 2021 prospectus will be available shortly


Jan Wojtecki
Centre Manager and Interim CEM Course Manager
Tel: +44 1223 3 32812


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