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  • Qualification

    Master of Engineering - MEng

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Overview**Want to follow in the footsteps of famous civil engineers, such as Isambard Kingdom Brunel, studying in the city he was born in?On this MEng Civil Engineering integrated Master's degree course, you’ll get to grips with the theory and practice needed for a career in civil engineering and graduate with a postgraduate qualification.**Accredited by**This course is accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Institution of Structural Engineers, the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation, and the Institute of Highway Engineers – meeting in full the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng).100% Graduates in work or further study (DLHE, 2017)**What you'll experience**On this integrated Master's degree course you’ll:- Create your own designs and models- Carry out materials and structures testing, fluid flow modelling and soil investigation- Use our environmental laboratory located at a sewage treatment works- Apply your skills to practical problems as part of our partnerships with local and global organisations- Get out of the classroom with visits to the Isle of Wight and construction sites around the city, plus a field trip to the National Construction College in Norfolk- Enjoy insights from industry specialists – recent guest speakers include practitioners from ICE, Atkins, MWH, Portsmouth Water, Mott MacDonald, Portsmouth City Council, Colas and WSP- Satisfy the educational requirements to become an Incorporated Engineer (IEng) and meet the initial requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng) after the course- Boost your future career opportunities with the option to study practical diving and underwater engineering, and gain a recognised diving qualification**Careers and opportunities**What can you do with a Civil Engineering degree?The skills you develop on this course are highly sought-after by employers in fields such as:- civil and structural engineering- civil engineering contracting- construction engineeringWhat jobs can you do with a Civil Engineering degree?Roles our graduates have taken on include:- civil and structural consultancy engineer- civil engineering contractor- graduate structural engineer- construction engineerOur Careers and Employability service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work in the industry. You can get help, advice and support for up to 5 years from our Careers and Employability service as you advance in your career."The placement furthered my skills in problem-solving, communication, time management, teamwork and individual initiatives." - Thomas Glenn, Civil Enginering Student

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 16,400per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Portsmouth

  • University League Table

    61st

  • Campus address

    University of Portsmouth, University House, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth, Portsmouth, PO1 2UP, England

Around 4,000 of the university’s 25,000 students come from 150 countries around the world, and the Global Community networking scheme helps them to meet.
The University of Portsmouth Global team is dedicated to supporting international students from enquiry, through application and arrival, to graduation.
International students can get specialist advice on matters including visas and immigration, settling in to the UK and adjusting to a new culture.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    43rd out of 57 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    112 50%

    52nd

    9
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    90 90%

    22nd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    43rd

    6

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