Civil Engineering BEng (Hons)

Key information

  • Course length: 3 years
  • UCAS code: H200
  • Year of entry: 2020
  • Typical offer: A-level : ABB / IB : 33 / BTEC : Not accepted without grade B in A Level Mathematics

Career prospects

The University of Liverpool’s Careers & Employability Service maximises opportunities for career prospects, graduate opportunities, student summer placements and the annual engineering careers fair with 30 blue chip companies attending (including Jaguar Land Rover, Nestle, Toyota, JCB, British Army, United Utilities, ABB Ltd, Network Rail, BAE Systems and many more). Our degrees provide pathways into rewarding careers and our graduates have found employment in a wide range of international industries and organisations.

Our research-led teaching ensures that we incorporate the latest advances in cutting edge engineering research, and with almost 95% of our
research deemed world leading or internationally excellent our teaching is highly regarded by engineering industries. As well as achieving
a degree qualification, you will graduate as an industry ready engineer who has both practical, hands on experience and highly desirable skills to the Engineering Industry.

Recent employers

Some recent employers of graduates include:

  • ABB Ltd
  • Airbus
  • Arup
  • Atkins
  • BAE Systems
  • Balfour Beatty
  • Bentley
  • BMI
  • British Airways
  • British Army
  • Corus
  • Costain
  • Government organisations
  • Halcrow
  • Highways Agency
  • Jaguar Land Rover
  • Laing O’Rourke
  • Metronet Rail
  • Mouchel
  • National Grid Transco
  • National Nuclear Laboratory
  • Network Rail
  • Pilkington
  • QinetiQ
  • RAF
  • Ramboll
  • Rolls Royce
  • Royal Haskoning
  • Royal Navy
  • Siemens
  • Tarmac
  • United Utilities

Work experience opportunities

Many students undertake placements during the summer or for a full academic year in leading aerospace companies.

Postgraduate opportunities

A number of our graduates go on to post-graduate study at MSc or PhD level, either remaining at Liverpool or going to another institution of their choice.

Qualifying you for life

Our teaching programmes are highly rated and this is underpinned by an extensive programme of research with almost 95% of our research deemed world leading or internationally excellent. As well as achieving a degree qualification, you will graduate as an industry ready engineer who has both practical, hands on experience and highly desirable skills to the Engineering Industry.