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Civil Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #151 (ARWU) Exeter, United Kingdom
Civil Engineering is in every pore of our society. The buildings we frequent, the bridges we cross, the motorways we drive on; every structure, surface and support system is grounded in civil engineering. The challenges facing civil engineers today are endless, as are the career prospects. This Civil Engineering programme is offered by The University of Exeter.
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Overview

Why choose Civil Engineering programme offered by The University of Exeter

  • Our multidisciplinary first year encourages you to explore other engineering disciplines, such as materials or mechanics; broadening your subject knowledge as you progress with civil engineering and preparing you for real industry teamwork situations.
  • Practical, hands-on experience is provided through projects and field trips in years 2 and 3, encouraging you to apply your theoretical design and construction techniques.
  • Regional and national industry experts give guest lectures and share their experiences in year 2, while studentmentoring in year 3 allows you to foster professional relationships with your mentor. Attending evening institution lectures also provides networking opportunities with practising engineers.
  • Our teaching staff have global research connections , including partners in Eastern Europe and links with China, whose engineering needs are growing rapidly.

Accreditation

This degree is professionally accredited under licence from the Engineering Council and the Joint Board of Moderators.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Will continue to consider applications from international students until 30 June if places are available.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      3-4 years

  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Professional Studies and Skills Development 1
  • Core Engineering 1
  • Electronics for Engineers: Core Engineering 2
  • Materials and Manufacturing: Core Engineering 2
  • Engineering Mechanics: Core Engineering 2
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Management and Management Science
  • Construction Methods and Materials
  • Structures
  • Geotechnics
  • Mathematical Modelling of Engineering Systems
  • Professional Studies and Skills Development 2
  • Thermofluid Engineering
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Individual Project (MEng)
  • Engineering in Society and Company Finance
  • Structural Engineering
  • Civil Engineering Hydraulics
  • Geotechnics 2
  • Civil Engineering Design Studies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

Typical offer

  • AAA-ABB; IB: 36-32;  BTEC: DDD - DDM
  • Students applying for this programme will be invited to attend an academic interview. 
Required subjects
  • GCE AL Maths grade B and another science subject at grade B; IB Maths HL5 and another science subject HL5
  • Candidates may offer GCE AL Maths, Pure Maths or Further Maths.
  • Applicants achieving IB Maths SL7 plus IB HL5 in Physics will also be considered.
  • GCE AL/AS science includes: Biology/Human Biology*; Chemistry; Computing; Design and Technology; Economics; Electronics; Environmental Studies; Geography; Geology; Maths/Pure Maths/Further Maths*; Physical Education; Physics; Science (applied); Statistics.

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    22950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22950 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Exeter

  • 649 - 1090 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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