Civil Engineering

What is it?

Civil engineering is the study and construction of infrastructure, such as roads, bridges, buildings, and utilities. Ever thought how buildings stay up? How bridges hold hundreds of cars across rivers? Civil engineers are the ones who problem solve how they function, and structure and design them, alongside the architect, so they are secure and operate as required.  

Where can I study and at what level?

The below GBSIoT institutions offer this subject area. Levels range from level 2 (post GCSE) to degree:

At the links above you can view courses in more detail as well as view entry requirements.


Confused about what pathway you can take?

These handy graphics to the right show what qualifications you need to progress in this course area, and the pathways needed to find your future career.

*Graphic from WMCA Engineering and Manufacturing Regional Training Plan – view the full report here

Where could it lead?

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