Civil engineering, construction and building

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IT requirements for your course

These IT specifications are recommended for students taking courses in civil engineering, building and construction.

  • Latest Intel i5 or better (i7 recommended)
  • Windows 10
  • 16Gb RAM or better, 512Gb SSD or better
  • Dedicated GPU with 1GB or more VRAM
  • Full HD screen

Civil Engineering courses

Civil Engineering BEng(Hons)

Civil Engineering MEng

Civil Engineering with Construction Management BEng(Hons)

Civil Engineering with Construction Management MEng

Civil with Environmental Engineering BEng(Hons)

Civil with Environmental Engineering MEng

Civil Engineering BEng(Hons) (with integrated foundation year)

Civil Engineering MEng (with integrated foundation year)


Building and construction courses

Architectural Technology BSc(Hons)

Building Surveying BSc(Hons)

Construction Management BSc(Hons)

Project Management for Construction BSc(Hons)

Quantity Surveying BSc(Hons)


Information Services provides open access computers on all of the university’s campuses. Printers and scanners are also widely available.

Open access computers have the standard software installed on them and many also offer specialist software relevant to the courses taught on that campus.

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