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Department of Civil Engineering

We have a leading reputation for developing successful civil engineering professionals. Led by a diverse academic group embedded in industry through practice, consultancy and research, our professionally accredited courses have a strong industry and research-informed focus, linked with employability and collaborative working practices.

We’re committed to developing our students at every level, through undergraduate, postgraduate taught and research and degree apprenticeship study routes, all of which are accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators.

Our department is based in the School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment in the heart of the University's City Campus. If you’re interested in visiting, studying, or working with us, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Engineering courses

Whether your interests and ambitions lie in robotics, medical imaging or building design and construction, we’ll give you a proper grounding in the pathway you want to pursue.

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Degree apprenticeships

Discover our Level 6 Civil Engineer Degree Apprenticeship. Find out more information for both apprentices and employers.

Featured facility: Newton and Arkwright

The University has invested a massive £90 million in the regeneration of two Grade II* listed buildings, Newton and Arkwright, at the heart of the City Campus. Arkwright is home to our inspiring studio spaces where our students are encouraged to work collaboratively and experiment with ideas.

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