Civil engineering Clearing places 2017

Find civil engineering courses available through Clearing at Plymouth University for September 2017 entry

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Civil engineering at Plymouth

Do you want to tackle global problems like water or energy supply security and defence against flooding in a changing, highly populated world? You will understand how to apply core engineering principles to real world problems using simulations, models or experiments.


  • Professionally accredited degrees.
  • Option to take the HSE SCUBA PRO qualification.
  • Access our COAST laboratory in the new £19 million Marine Building.
  • Producing civil engineers with good employment rates for over 40 years.
  • We’re very proud of our National Student Survey (NSS) 2017 return showing 94% of BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering students found our the course intellectually stimulating, and more than 92% felt that the MEng (Hons) Civil and Coastal Engineering course challenged them to achieve their best work.

Choose Plymouth

  • We’re ranked as a top 3 modern university in the UK by The Times Higher Education, Young University Rankings 2017.
  • Plymouth was named the second safest place to live in Britain in Provident’s Unbroken Britain Survey 2017.
  • Named one of the top 20 coolest places to live in Britain by The Times, and described as ‘the coolest little city by the sea’ by GQ magazine.
  • We're one of the largest universities in the country with a vibrant Students’ Union offering over 60 sports clubs and 121 societies.
  • Our campus is at the centre of a thriving, oceanfront city in one of the UK’s most beautiful regions. Enjoy easy access to the fine beaches and beautiful countryside of the South West.
  • University guaranteed accommodation within easy walking distance of campus for those going through Clearing.