Top 4 in the UK for research excellence

Research Excellence Framework 2014

Civil engineers help to create and protect the world we live in. Driven by teaching and research excellence, we inspire and empower our students to engineer a better future.

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Our Centenary. Our Research.

Our centenary marks 100 years of engineering a better future. Find out more about our research and how it impacts on everyone's future

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Excellence in Engineering Education.

Professor Rachel Horn works hard to ensure our students benefit from excellence in engineering education.

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We are 100!

2017 is our Centenary Year. We've researched our Department's history and produced a website with an archive of interesting stories and lots of old photos. Take a look - you may spot yourself!

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Working with industry

Study with us and work in industry before you graduate. Our partnerships with international companies prepare you for the global workplace.

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Working with Industry

Study with us

Our courses are influenced by our world-class research. Study with us and make new discoveries that will change the world around us.

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From water supply to blast, earthquake, fire and flooding protection, our research improves lives globally.

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