If you want to study civil and structural engineering at Sheffield but you don’t have the right A Levels, this is the most direct route. The foundation year covers maths, engineering, physics and chemistry, as well as some project work. Complete it to the required standard and you’re ready to start a degree course. Sheffield is a solid first choice for civil engineering. The Guardian University Guide 2017 rates us 3rd in the UK. Both the QS World University Rankings 2017 and the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2016 put us among the world’s top 50 for this subject. The academic standard is high. We work closely with our partners in industry to develop course content. And first-year students are mentored by professionals. The course is accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Institution of Structural Engineers, the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation, and the Institute of Highway Engineers. Graduates work all over the world for companies including Amey, Arup, Mott MacDonald, URS, Kier and VolkerFitzpatrick Ltd.