School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering

Postgraduate taught


Our teaching and research is shaped by industry and partner feedback, which ensures that our graduates are well prepared for the ever-changing global jobs market.


Accreditation by one or more of the following professional organisations facilitates progression towards Chartered Engineer (CEng) status after a period of relevant graduate-level employment.

Approved programmes are educational qualifications that have been determined to meet the academic requirements of the Institute for registration as professional member.

Details of accreditations of individual programmes can be found in our prospectus.


Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) is a worldwide professional body that represents professionals who work within the built environment.

Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT)

The Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) is a respected, chartered professional body. CIHT is the only organisation to offer the full range of highways and transportation qualifications including Chartered Engineer and, uniquely Chartered Transport Planning Professional.

Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM)

Becoming chartered with the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) demonstrates that you are a leader in the water and environment profession. The qualification (MCIWEM C.WEM) is the ultimate demonstration of your skill and technical excellence in the field of water and environmental management.

Engineering Council

The Engineering Council is the UK regulatory body for the engineering profession. They hold the national registers of over 229,000 Engineering Technicians (EngTech), Incorporated Engineers (IEng), Chartered Engineers (CEng) and Information and Communications Technology Technicians (ICTTech).

In addition, the Engineering Council sets and maintains the internationally recognised standards of professional competence and ethics that govern the award and retention of these titles. This ensures that employers, government and wider society - both in the UK and overseas - can have confidence in the knowledge, experience and commitment of professionally registered engineers and technicians.

Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)

The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) awards professional qualifications that are the industry standard and lead the debates around infrastructure and the built environment. ICE is a licensed body of the Engineering Council and can award the Chartered Engineer (CEng), Incorporated Engineer (IEng) and Engineering Technician (EngTech) professional qualifications. Members who are Chartered Engineers can use the title "Chartered Civil Engineer".

Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE)

With over 3500 members, the Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE) provides professional development opportunities, support and leadership to help you achieve professional recognition. The IHE offer Professional Registration in the six main national and internationally recognised status of engineering professional registration: CEng, IEng, EngTech, ICTTech, CITP, and RITTech.

Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE)

The Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE) is a professional body for structural engineering based in the United Kingdom. The Institution has 27,000 members operating in over 100 countries. The Institution has three Chartered Membership grades: Fellow (FIStructE), Member (MIStructE) and Associate (AIStructE). Members who have attained these grades are eligible for registration as Chartered Engineers (CEng) with the Engineering Council.

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is a professional body promoting and enforcing the highest international standards in the valuation, management and development of land, real estate, construction and infrastructure. Their qualification can lead to becoming a Chartered Surveyor.


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School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering
Loughborough University
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