Civil and environmental engineering student

Civil & Environmental Engineering

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

Postgraduate Open Evening


Come along to our Open Evening for prospective MSc, PhD and MRes students looking to further their study to postgraduate level via either full-time study, part-time student, flexible-learning (including distance learning) and/or CPD.  Staff and current students will be on hand to answer your questions and give you advice about possible sources of funding.   If you plan to attend, even for part of the evening, please register.

Discover more about civil & environmental engineering

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