Civil Engineering at Edinburgh Napier University - UCAS

Course summary

This course develops the skills needed to play a senior role in the planning, design, construction and maintenance of major infrastructure As a civil engineer you’ll help create the built environment around us. Bridges, airports, highways, buildings and railways present their own problems and challenges and need efficient and effective engineering solutions. You'll learn the fundamentals of civil engineering and develop skills in structural analysis, transport systems, ground engineering, water resource management and transport planning. Putting these skills into practice on a work placement you'll gain industry insights from site visits, a week-long survey camp, an overseas field trip and input from engineering companies. This course is accredited by: CEng - Chartered Engineer CIHT - Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation ICE - Institution of Civil Engineers IHE - Institute of Highway Engineers The Institution of Structural Engineers JBM - Joint Board of Moderators Please visit our website for full course and module details.

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.

If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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Merchiston Campus
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3
  • Year 4

Entry requirements

Standard Qualification Requirements

Minimum Year 2 Entry Requirements SQA Advanced Higher - BBB to include Maths and National 5 Grade C in English. A-levels - ABB to include Maths and GCSE Grade C/4 in English. HNC - Pass in a relevant subject with Grade A in the graded unit. Must include Mathematics for Construction (SCQF Level 6) and Maths for Civil Engineering (SCQF Level 7). Minimum Year 3 Entry Requirements HND - Pass in a relevant subject with Grade AA at SCQF Level 8 in the graded units. Must include Maths for Construction (SCQF Level 6), Maths for Civil Engineering (SCQF Level 7) and Applied Maths (SCQF Level 8). Irish Ordinary Degree - Pass in a relevant subject with 60% overall and minimum 50% at first sitting in all final year subjects. Minimum Year 4 Entry Requirements Irish Ordinary Degree - Pass in a relevant subject with 70% overall, with minimum 50% at first sitting in all final year subjects.

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English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.

Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Scotland £1820 Year 1
EU £17580 Year 1
International £17580 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Civil Engineering at Edinburgh Napier University - UCAS