If you’re thinking about a career in engineering, joining our Engineering and Built Environment department. We offer a wide range of courses, including many that are accredited by professional bodies. Whether you’re interested in civil, electronic, mechanical or medical engineering, you'll gain the practical skills and hands-on experience you need.
Study your Civil Engineering degree at ARU and apply its technologies to some of society’s most complex problems. On this Chelmsford-based degree you’ll be hands-on, going on site and tackling practical exercises in our specialist workshops. Get your hard hat on for a week-long construction project under real site conditions and gain further experience on a placement year.
Master the essential engineering skills to creatively and innovatively address the challenges faced by the civil engineer of the 21st century. From day one of studying our Civil Engineering BSc (Hons) degree course, you'll be working on real built environment projects using maths and science to tackle engineering problems. Equip yourself with the knowledge to shape our future built environment - whether that's through design, construction and maintenance of bridges, buildings and transportation systems, planning flood defences or developing infrastructure for sustainable energy generation.
Have you got the vision and drive to work in the construction industry? Get the skills, knowledge and understanding you need studying our Construction Management degree course. It's fully accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building and Chartered Association of Building Engineers. Based in Chelmsford, you’ll use industry-standard surveying equipment and the latest in computer-aided design, 3D modelling, project management and financial software. You can take a placement year and further develop your professional skills, as you work towards becoming a chartered professional.