Civil Engineering at London South Bank University - UCAS

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Course summary

Civil engineering has impact on almost every aspect of the environment we live in, from building structures to transportation and sanitation. It has applications all over the world, with key skills transferable into other industries. This is a broad based civil engineering course covering the areas of structures, geotechnics, water engineering, water transportation, computer-aided design, highway engineering and railway engineering. You'll be required to complete an individual project into a specific area of the programme. This will provide you with the opportunity to pursue independent study and undertake work of an investigative nature, contributing an experimental, analytical, computer-based or fieldwork input. If you'd like any further information, please contact the course administrator, Ms. Jo Hillman: [email protected] or call 020 7815 7106. Why Civil Engineering at LSBU? Ranked 3rd for teaching quality in the UK (Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020). Accredited by the Engineering Council. Highly-technical course makes gaining Chartership easier.Ranked 2nd amongst London competitors for Student Satisfaction in Civil Engineering (Complete University Guide 2021).Currently engaging in numerous research and development projects with industrial collaborators, providing industry-relevant dissertation topics.Allows for specialism in particular aspects of Civil Engineering, e.g. structures, geotechnics, highways, rail, water transport.


Advanced structural design, Soil-structure engineering, Finite elements and stress analysis, Highway engineering and operation, Railway engineering and operation, Water engineering, Project.

Assessment method

Assessment through examination and coursework.

How to apply

International applicants

You must have an English language qualification before starting a programme of study at London South Bank University. Acceptable qualifications include IELTS Level 6.5 or TOEFL 580.

Entry requirements

The programme is designed primarily for engineers and other construction industry professionals who are seeking to enhance their understanding of advanced civil, structural and geotechnical engineering technology. You will have an undergraduate Civil Engineering degree with a minimum of a BEng Civil Engineering - 2:2 (or above) or a BSc Civil Engineering - 2:1 (or above) or equivalent work experience. For applicants whose first degree was not taught and examined in English, an independent IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent is required.

Fees and funding

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Civil Engineering at London South Bank University - UCAS