Civil and environmental engineering student

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Delivering world-class teaching and research for over 125 years.

Young Geotechnical Engineers Symposium


The Symposium will take place over two days on 5th and 6th July 2016 at the Technology and Innovation Centre at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. The symposium will bring together students, researchers and practising engineers to discuss the latest advances in geotechnical engineering. There will be keynote speakers, a workshop and symposium dinner. Find out more and register.

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Environmental Engineering (MSc)

Our Environmental Engineering (MSc) course is a year long, full-time Masters which gives you the knowledge and skills to equip you for a career in either environmental engineering or science! Find out what our students think about the course.

Times Higher Educational Supplement rated our research 1st in Scotland and 8th in the UK

Professor Becky Lunn officially honoured

Professor Rebecca Lunn, Professor of Engineering Geosciences in the University of Strathclyde’s Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering has been officially honoured alongside prominent figures as part of an inaugural ‘Outstanding Women of Scotland’ list.
Professor Becky Lunn

Women in Science & Engineering (WISE)

Through the WISE group, we run various events throughout the year to help support the careers of women in the department.

female engineering staff at WISE networking event

Fully-funded PhD Studentships

Athena SWAN Silver Award

We're the only engineering department in Scotland that holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award.
Christine Switzer (left) and Elsa João of Strathclyde Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering being presented with the Athena Swan Silver Award