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.
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> Civil Engineering with Transport MEng, BEng (2017 entry)
We’re ranked 10th in the UK for Civil Engineering in the Guardian University League Table 2017 and we achieved 90% overall student satisfaction in the 2015 National Student Survey (NSS).
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.
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. All our courses are accredited by the by the Joint Board of Moderators.
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.
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.
90% 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).