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Top 100 university for Civil and Structural Engineering - QS World Rankings by Subject

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Civil Engineering with Transport MEng, BEng

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Undergraduate degrees

Civil engineering is one of the most diverse professions available. As a civil engineer, you’ll become involved in a wide range of activities, including planning, designing, constructing, maintaining, improving and managing the physical environment around us. You may help design transport systems, undertake the treatment and restoration of contaminated sites, enhance the energy efficiency of buildings, or design and construct iconic structures.

Our degrees

Architectural Engineering MEng, BEng
Architecture MEng, BEng
Civil and Environmental Engineering MEng, BEng
Civil and Structural Engineering MEng, BEng
Civil Engineering with Project Management MEng, BEng
Civil Engineering with Transport MEng, BEng (2017 entry)

Our reputation

We’re ranked 10th in the UK for Civil Engineering in the Guardian University League Table 2017 and we achieved 94% overall student satisfaction in the 2016 National Student Survey (NSS). 

Research-based degrees

We have an active research environment which enables us to offer a range of exciting courses taught by experts who are leaders in their fields. You’ll be directly engaged in research through substantial individual and team-based project work giving you access to our specialist facilities. 

Industry-relevant courses

Our Industrial Advisory Committee plays an active role in ensuring our courses are up-to-date with the modern practices and techniques that will enable you to succeed in industry upon graduation. Courses are accredited by the by the Joint Board of Moderators.

Flexible degrees

Our courses share a common first year. This means you have the freedom to switch programmes up until the end of your second year. You also have the option of spending the third year of your MEng at one of our specially selected partner universities overseas, or extending your degree by taking an industrial placement year option. 

Hands-on learning

Laboratory classes, project work and fieldwork allow you to gain hands-on experience, investigating and applying material from your lectures and tutorials to real-life work situations. 

Rewarding careers

93% of our recent graduates have successfully secured a professional or managerial role or gone on to further study within six months of graduating (latest Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey).