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Civil engineering degrees

Discover pioneering approaches in specialist laboratory facilities on our Medway Campus, where you will use the latest surveying equipment and learn how to apply them in real-world scenarios.

Civil engineering touches all of our lives


From construction to transportation, civil engineers have to be forward-thinking. Engineering student Viktor gives a quick tour of this fascinating profession.

Our courses

You can study for a civil engineering degree in a number of ways: full-time, part-time, or a sandwich course with an industry placement. We also offer a four-year course which leads to an Integrated Master’s degree and an extended degree, which includes a foundation year to prepare you for degree-level study.

Civil Engineering (Extended), BEng Hons

This degree in civil engineering includes a foundation year. Study construction, mechanics and design for careers in structural engineering.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering with Industrial Practice, MSc

Develop your technical knowledge and the skills needed for the construction industry with this Master’s in Civil Engineering.

  • Mode: Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering, BEng Hons

Study a degree in civil engineering to gain expertise in construction and structural design for engineering jobs. Benefit from links to engineering firms.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering, Foundation Degree (London South East Colleges, Bromley Campus)

This foundation degree in civil engineering is ideal for future work in one of the most rapidly growing job markets.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: London South East Colleges - Bromley Campus; London South East Colleges - Orpington Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering, MEng

Study civil engineering from undergraduate through to Master’s level. Gain expertise in construction, mechanics and structural design.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering, MSc

Develop your technical knowledge and the skills needed for the construction industry with this Master’s in Civil Engineering.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering,Extended Foundation Degree (London South East Colleges, Bromley Campus)

This extended foundation degree in civil engineering will help you develop professional work-related skills.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: London South East Colleges - Bromley Campus; London South East Colleges - Orpington Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Engineering - Research, MPhil/PhD

Explore new ground in engineering with a research degree (MPhil/PhD). Enjoy world-class facilities and laboratories for ground-breaking research.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Chemical engineering; Civil engineering; Computer engineering and cybernetics; Construction; Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering; Engineering management; Engineering technology; Mechanical engineering

Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering with Industrial Practice, MSc

Interested in creating solutions around the reuse of water? Tackle complex problems with a Master’s in Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering.

  • Mode: Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering, MSc

Interested in creating solutions around the reuse of water? Tackle complex problems with a Master’s in Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Spotlight on women in engineering


"I am so proud to be an engineer in a male-dominated area," says Cagla Balaban. Find out more about our graduate, who now works for the university.

Communities and societies

Our active student-led societies offer a space for personal and academic growth, as well as new opportunities to make lasting friendships. Students can take part in activities throughout the year, both through the department and via the wider Students’ Union.

Research and partnerships

Civil engineering academics are currently researching a range of areas including road safety engineering, structural engineering, seismic analysis and design and geotechnical engineering.

Join us as a research student

If you have a research proposal related to civil engineering, we can help you apply to the university and find the appropriate supervisor.

Contact

fes-research-office@gre.ac.uk

Working with industry

Our expert staff, industry-standard facilities and research expertise can help your business grow.

Find out more

Greenwich Research & Enterprise

Contact

enterprise@gre.ac.uk

020 8331 7867

A unique learning experience on the Medway Campus


Find extensive laboratories, modern lecture theatres and unique learning and social spaces in the former naval buildings on the Medway Campus.