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Engineering and the Built Environment

From architecture to quantity surveying and construction to civil and mechanical engineering, we'll develop your skills and knowledge, incorporating emerging technologies and meeting the needs of today’s employers.

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Find out about our multidisciplinary Future Cities Research Network (FCRN), and Engineering Analysis Simulation and Tribology and Telecommunications Engineering research groups, as well as postgraduate research opportunities.

School of Engineering and the Built Environment research


Many of our undergraduate courses offer you the opportunity to take a placement year. It's a great way to gain knowledge and contacts.

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Women in Engineering programme

All of our female Engineering students are invited to join our Women in Engineering programme and benefit from professional mentoring, networking opportunities and more.

Find out more about our Women in Engineering programme

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