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Civil Engineering (Hons), B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #82 (QS) ,
The flagship Civil Engineering (Hons) course at the University of Nottingham provides a solid grounding in core subjects, including structures, geotechnics, materials, fluids, surveying and construction management, with opportunities for MEng students to specialise in key areas such as transportation in later years.

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The Civil Engineering (Hons) course at University of Nottingham provides a solid grounding in core subjects, including structures, geotechnics, materials, fluids, surveying and construction management, with opportunities to study additional areas, such as transportation and geospatial engineering. There are projects for all students in all years. They cover design, surveying and research in a range of topics.

Careers

Students will be equipped to embark on a career in civil engineering, or other disciplines that require numerate problem-solving graduates. 

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Geotechnics 
  • Hydraulics 
  • Mathematical Methods for Civil Engineering
  • Portfolio of Civil Engineering Studies 
  • Structural Analysis
  • Group Project
  • Advanced Mathematical Methods
  • Fundamentals of Materials

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

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Academic Requirements

  • AAB
  • Maths A level or 6 at Higher Level (IB) and A level or 5 at Higher Level, from 3D design, physics, chemistry, biology, design and technology, geography, geology, computing or further maths. Applicants taking A level biology, chemistry and/or physics are also required to pass the practical element of assessment. 
  • General studies, critical thinking, and citizenship studies, global perspectives and research, thinking skills are not accepted.
  • A level in Quantitative Methods is not acceptable in lieu of Maths requirements.
  • A foundation year is available for those with BBB grades.
  • IB score 36-34; 6 points required from mathematics at Higher Level and 6 points required in a science subject at Higher Level

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21060 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21060 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 Nottingham

  • 583 - 980 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

The University of Nottingham offers a wide range of bursaries and scholarships. These funds can provide you with an additional source of non-repayable financial help.

International/EU students

Our International Baccalaureate Diploma Excellence Scholarship is available for select students paying overseas fees who achieve 38 points or above in the International Baccalaureate Diploma. We also offer a range of High Achiever Prizes for students from selected countries, schools and colleges to help with the cost of tuition fees.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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