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Civil & Environmental Engineering

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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.

Professor Rebecca Lunn appointed MBE

Professor Rebecca Lunn, Head of Centre for Ground Engineering and Energy Geosciences´╗┐ in the Department has been appointed MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List. The honour was made in recognition of a career which in addition to her research, has seen her act as a government advisor on energy and a champion of women in engineering.
Professor Lunn in the Civil & Environmental Engineering Department

Department wins Best Teacher in Faculty Award

Dr Christine Switzer was awarded the Best Teacher in Faculty Teaching Excellence Award 2017. The Department has won the Best Teacher award for 4 of the past 5 years, a testament to the dedication, enthusiasm and commitment of the staff who deliver the programmes.

Fully-funded PhD Studentships

Athena SWAN Silver Award

We're the only civil engineering department in the UK that holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award. This award was renewed in 2016.
Dept Athena Swan Silver Awards

95% of our students were satisfied with their course overall (NSS Results 2017).