36 months
14000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


This Civil Engineering (Hons) degree from University of Hertfordshire allows you to benefit from the use of laboratory facilities and staff expertise at BRE (formerly Building Research Establishment)

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Why choose this course?

  • Study at one of the largest engineering schools in the UK
  • Benefit from a unique partnership with BRE & industry expertise
  • Combines practical problem-based learning with innovative software
  • The School has over 50 years' experience of teaching engineering and has established an excellent international reputation
  • Students from the School of Engineering and Technology have previously completed work placement years at companies including: BMW (UK) Manufacturing Ltd, Bosch Thermotechnology, and Microsoft
  • Recent Engineering graduates have gone on to work at organisations including: Dyson, Ministry of Defence and JCB

What's the course about?

From the world’s tallest buildings and most spectacular bridges, to airports, highways, hospitals, rail networks and flood defences, civil engineers provide the critical infrastructure that makes our world work. By taking the Civil Engineering (Hons) degree from University of Hertfordshire , you will learn to apply the principles of structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, hydraulics and hydrology, environmental engineering, materials, surveying and construction. You will also discover the latest techniques and developments, such as low- carbon materials and sustainability. For this degree we have a strategic partnership with the world-renowned BRE to give you access to specialist facilities, projects and lectures. To become professionally recognised as a Chartered Engineer, graduates from the programme will be required to complete approved CEng Further Learning.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Career Skills Development
  • Civil Engineering Materials 
  • Site Surveying and Setting Out
  • Principles of Sustainable Design and Construction
  • Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics
  • Civil Engineering Structural Analysis
  • Dynamic Earth
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Engineering Application of Mathematics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 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

  • UCAS points 112-120
  • A Level BBC-BBB - from 3 A levels only to include A Level Maths. Other A levels may come from a selection of either Engineering or Technology, Science, Design, Computing or Business related subjects. General studies/critical thinking not accepted 
  • IB requirement 120-128 points from 3 HL subjects at grade 5 or above to include HL Maths and either engineering, technology or environmental subjects

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

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

Part time

  • UK: £1155 per 15 credits 
  • International: £1750 per 15 credits

Living costs for Hatfield

660 - 1140 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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