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 civil engineering 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. Accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators acting on behalf of the engineering institutions for the Engineering Council UK, this course leads to Chartered Engineer status.
Master the essential engineering skills to creatively and innovatively address the challenges faced by the civil engineer of the 21st century. From day one you will be working on real built environment projects using maths and science to tackle engineering problems. You will become well equipped to shape our future built environment whether it involves 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 on our degree, 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 an industry placement year and further develop your professional skills towards becoming a chartered professional of the future.
Be useful. Mechanical engineers design, manufacture, repair or operate the things we need in everyday life. Based in Chelmsford, you’ll use simulation software to come up with solutions to real world engineering problems. Take up an option for a placement year and benefit from our links with local industry to gain experience and a head start in your career. Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, this course leads to Chartered Engineer status.