FdEng Civil Engineering

Why choose this course?

If you prefer a more practical approach to study, this foundation degree is an excellent stepping stone to becoming a technical engineer. Developed in partnership with employers, our FdEng Civil Engineering opens doors to a rewarding career where you can really make your mark on the world around us. 

  • Join a course with professional accreditation so you can meet the academic requirements to register as an Engineering Technician
  • Draw on our strong partnerships with employers and professional bodies in the civil engineering industry
  • Develop your industry insights through practical projects, work-based learning and fieldtrips
  • Use the latest equipment in our high-specification civil engineering labs
  • Tailor your studies to suit your lifestyle and other commitments: you can take this course on a full-time, part-time or day release basis
  • Gain the ideal platform to progress to the final stage of the full honours degree in Civil Engineering
  • Boost your employability – we are ranked 15th highest among all UK universities and 12th for English institutions, with 96% of graduates in work or further study within six months of completing their degree (HESA 2016) 

Students and lecturers on an external field trip


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