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CoMSIRU now offers fast-tracked CIMM masters programmes that can be completed in 12 months.


Applications now open! To find out more and to apply, contact the CIMM programme convenor, Prof. Hans Beushausen today.

Study duration: 

  • January – December, including thesis
  • Full-time study only

What you get:

  • Participate in the first fast-tracked postgraduate programme at UCT's Department of Civil Engineering.
  • Obtain an engineering specialisation that is highly sought-after in the industry.
  • Benefit from a curriculum that is devised by UCT's Concrete Materials and Structural Integrity Research Unit (CoMSIRU), who are recognised experts in the field.


  • The minimum entry requirements to a Masters is a BSc Honours degree, with a background in Structural Engineering.