University of East London

Civil Engineering University of East London Degree level: Undergraduate

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The degree is based around the major disciplines within the profession, such as civil, structural, geotechnical, and water engineering. At UEL Civil Engineering has an excellent tradition and reputation.

We offer a three-year course, with the option of adding a year-long placement working in industry. Your degree is accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators, which is made up of the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Institution of Structural Engineers, the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation, and the Institute of Highway Engineers.

Our high entry standards reflect the fact that each of our graduates will be heading for a professional engineering qualification.

Course details

Modules

Year 1: Introduction to Structural Mechanics (Core) Earth and Materials Properties (Core) Maths and Introduction to Fluid Mechanics (Core) Construction Technology & Surveying Core)

Year 2: Analysis and Design of Structural Elements (Core) Geotechnical and Material Analysis (Core) Engineering Maths and Hydraulic Analysis (Core) Engineering Surveying and Management (Core) *Optional industrial sandwich placement after completion of level 5 modules.

Year 3 :Structural Analysis and Design (Core) Geotechnical Engineering Design (Core) Integrated Design Project (Core) Individual Research Project (Core) Traffic and Highway Engineering (Option) Construction Site Field Project (Option)

Assessment method

We’ll assess you with a mixture of coursework and exams. Coursework includes individual laboratory and research reports, practical, design and project work, as well as group and tutorial presentations and a final-year project.

Fifty per cent of the assessment in your first and second year is by coursework and we’ll give you as much feedback as possible so that you can develop and improve your written assessment submissions.

In your final year, over half of your assessment will be based on design and research projects.


How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code H200
Institution code E28
Campus name Docklands Campus
Campus code A

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 96 points
A level CCC Including grade C in A2 level Mathematics
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM In a relevant Engineering subject
Access to HE Diploma In a relevant Engineering subject
Scottish Higher Including H2 in Mathematics
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DD In a relevant Engineering subject

For detailed information on entry requirements for our courses, please see the individual course pages. We consider a range of UK and worldwide qualifications at the appropriate level and also take relevant work experience into account when considering an application. Many courses have a Foundation Year option for those students whose qualifications do not meet the BA or BSc entry requirements.

Applicants should have, or be working towards, grade C in GCSE English and Mathematics (or equivalent Level 2 qualification such as Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Mathematics or Key Skills Level 2 in Application of Number and Communication)

Entry requirements are intended only as a guide for applicants. They are not a guarantee of an offer, nor of the conditions that may apply. When making a decision on your academic suitability, we will make an assessment of you as an individual and will use information other than qualifications; which may include predicted grades, performance at Level 2, relevant work experience, previous study at degree level, personal statement, references and any portfolio, written test or interview, to make our decision.

If you have any questions, please contact a member of our Applicant Relations Team from Monday to Friday (9am–5pm) on +44 (0) 20 8223 3333 or email study@uel.ac.uk


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £12,100 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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University of East London
Docklands Campus
4-6 University Way
Newham
E16 2RD


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0208 223 3333