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School of Civil Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering (International) MEng, BEng

MEng BEng Civil and Environmental Engineering

Overview

Consideration of the environmental impact of civil engineering works forms part of all the courses offered by the school. However, this course specifically focuses on areas of civil engineering that have a major impact on both the human and
natural environment. The University of Leeds and its School of Civil Engineering have special expertise in these areas.

These areas include public health engineering (including water supply, wastewater treatment, waste disposal, recycling, contaminated land and pollution control), energy use in buildings and construction, and transport engineering and planning. You will also take core civil and structural engineering modules and study the fundamentals of environmental science.

The course was designed to respond to major developments in the profession, such as dealing with contaminated sites, minimising environmental impact and improving the environment, which are of critical importance. It is accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators, which will help you gain chartered engineer status after graduation.

UCAS code: H22H
Industrial placements: Yes
International year abroad: Yes
Course duration: 4 years
Start date: September
Course fees: UK/EU: £9,000 International: £16,500
Information about living expenses and financial support can be found on the University's website.
Scholarships: Scholarships and bursaries worth up to £8,000 available.
Accreditation:
This degree has been accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators and is recognised by the Engineering Council for the purposes of meeting in full the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.
Institution of Civil Engineers Institution of Structural Engineers Institute of Highway EngineersChartered Institution of Highways and Transportation

2015 entry
This course is available for entry in September 2015.
Fees and scholarships: tbc.

Modules

The tables below show the modules that you will study if you commence your studies in September 2013. This information is taken from the University Programme Catalogue, which is a tool designed for current students to select modules.

If you are looking to start your studies in September 2014 a list of modules is available in the 2014 brochure.

This is an indicative list and actual content may vary as we regularly review the content or our courses in light of new experiences and developments in the field.

Career options

Recent graduates of this course have successfully secured positions such
as Graduate Civil Engineers, Graduate Engineers, Transport Consultants and Road Design Engineers with organisations such as WS Atkins, Halcrow, Oscar Faber, AMEC, White Young Green, Balfour Beatty, Earth Tech and Shepherd Construction.

Entry requirements

A-level: AAA including Mathematics (excluding General Studies and Critical Thinking).

BTEC Extended Diploma: D*DD including an appropriate amount of level 3 Mathematics.

Engineering or Construction Diploma: Grade A plus A-level (A2) Mathematics grade A or higher. AS-level Mathematics considered.

IB: 35 points overall, with 18 points at higher level to include 5 points in higher level Mathematics.

We also welcome and accept students with a wide range of alternative UK and international equivalent qualifications.

English language requirements: GCSE English Language grade C (or above) or an equivalent recognised English Language qualification.

How to apply

All undergraduate applications should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Services (UCAS).

If you require any further information please contact our admissions team,
e: ugcivil@leeds.ac.uk, t: +44 (0)113 343 2262.