First Year: Students study modules that are common across the Programme. It is intended to give students an introduction into the civil engineering industry.
Second Year: Expands on the basics of the First Year:, with subjects such as Advanced Calculus, Geology and Hydraulics.
Third Year: Is concerned with engineering principles - structural steel and concrete design, environmental topics and structures.
Fourth Year: May be taken at a host institution abroad. Alternatively, students can take advanced design practice and the design project, plus more specialist options.
Fifth Year: Students study transportation engineering, as well as exploring geotechnics and structures in more depth. There are also options in this year, allowing students to specialise.
2020 entry requirements:
Standard entry: 4 or 5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB including Maths plus English at National 5.
Widening access entry: 4 Highers at BBBC including Maths at B plus English at National 5.
For entry to Level 2 you would require 2 Advanced Highers at BB including Maths plus 4 or 5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB.
School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society
Civil and Structural Engineering