36 months
13450 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Civil Engineering (Hons) programme from University of Wolverhampton is intended as your first step towards becoming a Chartered Civil Engineer and a practitioner in the global community.


Civil Engineers are responsible for the design, management and construction of major infrastructure projects such as transport projects, bridges, major buildings, water supply, sewage, harbours and sea defences.

Graduates from the Civil Engineering (Hons) programme from University of Wolverhampton are characterised by their ability to develop appropriate solutions to engineering challenges by using new or existing technologies, through innovation, creativity and change. Chartered Engineers are variously engaged in technical and commercial leadership and possess effective interpersonal skills as well as digital literacy.


There are many significant employment opportunities in Civil Engineering with graduates working for contractors, consultants, local authorities, government and public bodies, the armed forces, and academic and research establishments. Civil Engineering also offers opportunities to work both on a national and international basis on a variety of exciting infrastructure projects.


  • Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE)
  • Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation (CIHT)
  • Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE)
  • Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE)
  • Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Civil Engineering Mathematics
  • Design Studies
  • Engineering Mechanics and Materials
  • Transport Engineering
  • Site Surveying

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCSE English and Maths at grade C+/4 or an accepted equivalence.

    Only the following equivalent qualifications are accepted for English: Functional Skills Level 2 English and OCN Access to HE Core English (12 credits at Level 2 or 3 in English)

    Only the following equivalent qualifications are accepted for Mathematics: Functional Skills Level 2 Maths and OCN Access to HE Core Mathematics (12 credits at Level 2 or 3 in Mathematics)


    • 96 UCAS points 
    • A Levels - grades CCC / BCD including Mathematics.
    • BTEC L3 Extended Diploma or OCR Cambridge L3 Technical Extended Diploma - grades MMM in a subject relevant to Civil Engineering or Construction/Built Environment Engineering and must include mathematics modules.
    • Access to HE Diploma: 45 L3 credits at Merit with at least 24 in merit from Engineering/Mathematics;  12 credits at Merit from Electrical Science and 9 credits at Merit from Mechanical Science    

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13450 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Wolverhampton

550 - 900 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.



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