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Civil Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
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The Civil Engineering  course at the University of Nottingham  works with local engineering professionals who will help with site visits and give you lots of helpful advice. You’ll get the opportunity to work towards becoming a chartered engineer and be able to get work experience with well-known civil engineering companies.


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

Key sectors for our graduates are:

  • civil engineering consultancy
  • civil engineering contracting
  • civil engineering management
  • finance
  • surveying

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • 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

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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:


    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

  • AAB
  • Maths A level or 6 at Higher Level or 7 in Standard Level (IB) and A level or 5 at Higher Level, from physics (preferred), economics, psychology, 3D design, chemistry, biology, design and technology, geography, geology, computing or further maths. 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 34 points overall including 6 in Higher Level mathematics or 7 in Standard Level mathematics, plus at least 5 in a science subject at higher level (physics preferred). We also accept the following IB Mathematics courses: Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches = 6 at Higher Level or 7 at Standard Level. Mathematics: Applications and Interpretation = 6 at Higher Level only.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    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

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