Civil Engineering (Hons), B.Eng. | University of Birmingham | Birmingham, United Kingdom
36 months
27180 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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The stimulating Civil Engineering (Hons) programme at University of Birmingham enables you to gain strong theoretical and practical skills in civil engineering and to collaborate with academics who are global experts in their field.

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This Civil Engineering (Hons) programme at University of Birmingham is designed to give you as many opportunities as possible to tackle problems by applying taught materials in design exercises. These interdisciplinary design projects thread through our degree programmes, increasing in complexity as the course continues. You’ll work alongside Mechanical and Electrical Engineers to develop designs for technologies with impact in the world.

If you have a good grasp of maths and design and love to solve problems creatively, then this civil engineering degree will be an excellent choice for you. During this degree, you will be actively involved in developing the specific design and professional skills required by civil engineers and will tackle numerous design problems to develop your analytical, technical and decision-making abilities.


As a student at Birmingham, you will benefit from our excellent relations across all areas of the civil engineering industry. These will help enrich and enhance your learning, and prepare you for the best possible start when you graduate.

Opportunities include:

  • Mentoring with a recent graduate or industry leader (second year)
  • Site visits to get involved in real projects around Birmingham
  • Engineering-specific careers events
  • Work experience through your degree programme and/or our RESPECT scheme
  • Benefitting from our extensive industry connections with help finding placements
  • Extra-curricular lectures delivered by industry professionals
  • Access to our award-winning Careers Network team

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Materials 
  • Engineering Mathematics 
  • Fluid Mechanics and Energy Transfer
  • Integrated Design Project 
  • Computing for Engineers
  • Mechanics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Number of A levels required: 3
    • Typical offer: AAB
    • Required subjects and grades: A level Mathematics.

    • International Baccalaureate Diploma: 6,6,5 at Higher Level to include Mathematics with a minimum of 32 points overall. 

    • BTEC Extended Diploma will be considered for BEng programmes providing there is sufficient Mathematics content and applicant satisfactorily completes our Mathematics aptitude test. Grades: MEng not considered unless A level Maths also taken.

    • BTEC Diploma considered in combination with A Level. Grades: BEng; D*D* plus B. If the A level taken is not in Mathematics, then the BTEC Diploma must include Maths and Further Maths units, and the applicant must satisfactorily complete our Mathematics aptitude test.
    • BTEC Subsidiary Diploma considered in combination with 2 A Levels Grades: BEng; D*plus A B. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27180 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27180 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 Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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