School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering

Undergraduate study

Civil and building engineers, surveyors and architects literally change the world we live in.

We rely on engineers, surveyors and architects for everything from supplying energy and clean water to our homes, to processing and recycling our waste, to designing buildings and managing our transport systems. If you want to make a real difference to the world that we live in, these are the subject areas for you.

Study with us because

  • Top ranking courses 

    1st in the UK for Building (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019 and The Complete University Guide 2020).

  • Unrivalled industry connections 

    We send over 15% more students on industrial placements than any other university (2016/17 HESA UG Student Record: Engineering & Technology).

  • Excellent employment opportunities 

    98% of our graduates are in employment or further study within six months of graduating1 and their average starting salary is £28,0002

  • Fantastic facilities 

    At over 3,000m2 our purpose built, open plan laboratory is one of the largest in the UK.

  • A great place to study 

    Top 10 in the UK for Overall Satisfaction in Building (National Student Survey 2019).

1. DLHE, 2016 graduates - full-time UK first-degree students available for work or study.       

 2. DLHE, 2016 graduates in full-time employment - UK/EU & Channel Isles, full-time first-degree students. 

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