Civil Engineering with Industrial Experience (5 years) [MEng]
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UCAS course code: H207
Degree awarded: MEng
Duration: 5 years
Typical A level offer: Grades AAA
Typical International Baccalaureate offer: 37 points overall with 6 in Maths at higher level, 6 in Physics at higher level and 5 in English at standard level
Contact telephone: +44 (0)161 306 9210
Some students find it highly beneficial, both to their overall university education and their subsequent employability, to break off their academic studies for a year and work in industry.
Recognising the benefits of this approach, the School offers you the opportunity to work in industry for a year, after completing the first two or three years of the Civil Engineering course. This is a structured placement in the civil engineering profession.
MEng Civil Engineering with Industrial Experience provides you with a basic preparation for professional careers in the built environment sector (including design, construction, local authority and specialist work), as well as in other areas such as project management and finance.
We aim to instill not just knowledge of engineering science, but also a base of practical skills, an understanding of design, comprehension of the commercial world and competence in transferable skills (problem solving, team working, creativity, communications and IT).
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The next University Open Days will take place on 22nd & 23rd June 2018. Please visit the main University website for further information and to register online.
Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £22,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate student finance pages.
Additional expenses: There is a compulsory field course for Civil Engineering students which incurs a subsidised fee* (approx. £100) that contributes to travel, accommodation and subsistence. You are expected to bring your own wet weather clothing and footwear.
The exact cost and dates of the trip are confirmed at the start of your second year.
* In accordance with current University policy, this fee is restricted to be not more than 1% of the annual tuition fee of the course.