Taught course

Civil Engineering

University of Brighton · School of Environment and Technology

Entry requirements

Normally a lower second class degree in civil engineering. Candidates with an engineering or physical sciences degree, or with relevant professional experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Months of entry


Course content

This flexible course is accredited by the professional body JBM as meeting the requirements for becoming a chartered engineer (CEng), and is suitable for candidates who already have an accredited undergraduate engineering degree.

You will engage in a collection of advanced civil engineering subjects linked to cutting-edge research, including building dynamics, rock mechanisms and seismic design, and develop the skills demanded in structural design offices around the world.

You will have the opportunity to use state-of-the-art laboratories and advanced technical software for numerical modelling. The course is rich in flexibility and allows you to combine advanced Civil Engineering with related subjects such as water environmental management, construction management and sustainable construction.

All of the taught modules are delivered by research-active staff, and pave the way for a career at the forefront of ambitious, future-facing civil engineering projects.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 overall and 6 in writing.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

School Office
+44 (0)1273 642288