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The Department focuses on first-class teaching and world class research.

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The Department consistently appears at or near the top of national surveys and league tables.

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Civil engineering students on a site visit looking at a rockfill dam and spillway

...working creatively and co-operatively with the natural world to deliver a sustainable constructed environment to enhance the quality of life for present and future generations.

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Courses and programmes

Information and admissions procedures for undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes in Civil Engineering:

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World-leading research in one of the top departments in the UK.

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Career opportunities

Graduate and employer

“There are plenty of opportunities for all Civil Engineering graduates, but especially those from Bristol.”

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