401–500 th
World University Rankings 2020
101–150 th
Young University Rankings 2019
76-100 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
University House, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2UP, United Kingdom

Civil Engineering

**Overview** Do you have what it takes to plan, design, construct and manage large-scale building projects, from roads to skyscrapers? On this BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering degree course, you’ll get to grips with the theory, methods and skills needed for a career in civil engineering, in the city that gave the world Isambard Kingdom Brunel. You’ll learn how to design, construct, operate and maintain the infrastructure that supports everything from buildings and transportation to public amenities. Accredited by This course is accredited by the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation, the Institute of Highway Engineers, the Institution of Civil Engineers and the Institution of Structural Engineers. The degree meets the standards set by the Engineering Council in the UK Standard for Professional Engineering Competence (UK-SPEC). This assures potential employers that you have the relevant skills and abilities you need to work in the civil engineering industry when you graduate. This gives you an edge over students who didn’t do an accredited course when you’re applying for jobs and further study. This course fully meets the academic requirement for you to register as an Incorporated Engineer (IEng) and partially meets the requirement for Chartered Engineer (CEng). A programme of accredited Further Learning will be required to complete the educational base for CEng. 100% Graduates in work or further study (DLHE, 2017) **What you'll experience** On this degree course, you'll: - Create your own designs and models - Carry out materials and structures testing, fluid flow modelling and soil investigation - Use our environmental laboratory located at a sewage treatment works - Apply your skills to practical problems as part of our partnerships with local and global organisations - Boost your future career opportunities with the option to study practical diving and underwater engineering, and gain a recognised diving qualification - Get out of the classroom with visits to the Isle of Wight and construction sites around the city, plus a field trip to the National Construction College in Norfolk - Enjoy insights from industry specialists – recent guest speakers include practitioners from ICE, Atkins, MWH, Portsmouth Water, Mott MacDonald, Portsmouth City Council, Colas and Parsons Brinckerhoff - Fully meets the educational base to become an Incorporated Engineer and partially meets the educational base to become a Chartered Engineer **Careers and opportunities** What can you do with a Civil Engineering degree? The skills you develop on this course are highly sought-after by employers in fields such as: - civil and structural engineering - civil engineering contracting - construction engineering This degree is accredited as fully satisfying the educational base for a Chartered Engineer (CEng). What jobs can you do with a Civil Engineering degree? Roles our graduates have taken on include: - civil and structural consultancy engineer - civil engineering contractor - graduate structural engineer - construction engineer Our Careers and Employability service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work in the industry. You can get help, advice and support for up to 5 years from our Careers and Employability service as you advance in your career. "The placement furthered my skills in problem-solving, communication, time management, teamwork and individual initiatives." Thomas Glenn, Civil Engineering Student

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,PortsmouthEngland
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £16,400