If you’re thinking about a career in the construction or architecture industries, consider joining our Engineering and Built Environment department. We offer a wide range of courses, including many that are accredited by professional bodies. Whether you’re interested in architecture, civil engineering or quantity surveying, our academics can teach you how to design or construct man-made structures, or manage those who do.
Chartered architectural technologists lead on technological design. Our Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) accredited course explores the science of architecture: learn to turn design concept into reality where passive design, innovation and performance are key drivers. You can choose to take a placement year in industry.
Take the first step towards becoming an architect with our Architects Registration Board Part 1 prescribed course. Create meaningful, exhilarating and comforting spaces where people can live, work and play. Apply your knowledge and skills to real-world scenarios through site visits, study trips and in our architectural studios. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich Placement year in industry.
Want to build your way to success in an exciting, varied area of construction? Our Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) accredited course provides the expert knowledge you need for a career in building surveying. You’ll learn a range of technical and professional skills, including how to convert and adapt buildings, and perform surveys and valuations. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich Placement year in industry.
How would you improve urban resilience to earthquakes? Could you design and implement a clean water solution in a humanitarian crises? Become a Master of Engineering with this enhanced first degree and develop all the practical and academic skills required to address these challenges.
Work towards Engineering Technician (EngTech) status on our Joint Board of Moderators-accredited course. Mix vital theory with hands-on learning as you prepare for a successful career in civil engineering. When you graduate, you can go straight into work or do a top-up year to achieve an honours degree.
Learn to solve some of society’s most complex problems by applying civil engineering techniques and technologies. Get hands-on experience on site and in our labs, and gain the practical skills employers want. You could even do a work placement year. Our course is accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators (JBM) acting on behalf of ICE, IstructE, CIHT and IHIE for the Engineering Council UK. This means that, with further learning, our course leads to CEng status.
Become an Incorporated Engineer (IEng) on our Joint Board of Moderators-accredited course. Mix vital theory with hands-on learning as you prepare for a successful career in civil engineering. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich Placement year in industry.
Are you looking to further your career in construction? Get an insight into building design, production, management and the technologies used in the industry with our course. When you graduate, you can go straight into work or do a top-up year to achieve an honours degree.
Join us on our fully accredited Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) course. You’ll get the skills, knowledge and understanding you need to become a construction professional of the future, readily able to take on the challenges and opportunities found within our global built environments. This course has been validated to include and optional Sandwich Placement year in industry
Quantity surveyors are in demand around the world, and can often quickly move up the career ladder into top managerial posts. Through our Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) accredited course you’ll learn to provide strategic advice and services as construction projects are designed and developed.