Civil engineers develop solutions for the challenges associated with the design, construction, maintenance and management of infrastructure and assets. You can study either BEng Hons Civil Engineering or one of two specialist routes; Civil Engineering with Water and Environmental Management or Civil Engineering with Project Management. All three programmes are accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators which comprises the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Institution of Structural Engineers, the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation and the Institute of Highway Engineers, as fully satisfying the educational base for an incorporated engineer and partially satisfying the educational base for chartered engineer.
The aims of the programme are:
- To equip students with an awareness of civil engineering within an economic and social context
- To produce graduates in civil engineering with the necessary skills and attributes to take roles within industry as Incorporated Engineers
- To provide the educational base to facilitate future progression to Chartered Engineer status (after further learning)