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School of Civil Engineering

Undergraduate degrees

Recognised nationally and internationally for our teaching and research activities, we are one of the largest Civil Engineering schools in the country offering a range of courses that are at the forefront of thinking and reflect the latest developments in the field.

Here are a just a few of the benefits of studying Civil Engineering at Leeds:

- Our courses are accredited, which will help you to become a Chartered Engineer after graduating.

- You can choose from a wide range of modules, especially in years three and four, to reflect your interests or career aspirations.

- Our research feeds directly into our teaching, which means you'll learn about the latest developments within your subject from world-class academics.

- You will benefit from our integrated style of learning and teaching. Laboratory classes, project work and fieldwork allow you to gain hands-on experience investigating and applying material from your lectures to real life situations.

- We are ranked 10th in The Guardian league table for Civil Engineering in the UK.

- All of our degree courses offer you the opportunity to study abroad or undertake a placement year.

- Our dedicated employability team will provide you with support and advice to help you find relevant work experience, internships and year in industry placements, as well as graduate positions.

- Our strong links with industry ensures that our courses meet employer needs and this is one of many reasons why our graduates are highly sought after by employers.

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- You have the opportunity to study either for a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) or a Masters in Engineering (MEng).

- We offer scholarships worth up to £8,000 for new students.

- You will have access to excellent facilities including laboratories, drawing office, design studio and teaching space, supplemented by extensive computing equipment. Specialist facilities, including laboratory space for structures, materials, public health engineering, building services and geotechnics, give you a creative and stimulating learning environment.