Skip to main content

Construction and Surveying

Develop the analytical and intellectual skills you need for a successful career in construction and surveying on our accredited hands-on courses.

Construction and surveying have been at the heart of our portfolio of courses since our inception in 1828. Today’s programmes, drawing upon the industry experience of professionally qualified lecturing staff and boasting graduates who have forged successful careers in the built environment, are as relevant and successful as they have ever been.

Need help with your personal statement?

We've put together some top tips and advice to help you make the most of your UCAS personal statement.

Get help with your personal statement

Why choose us?

  • Our Building courses are ranked joint top in the UK for career prospects with 100% (Complete University Guide 2023), whilst also ranked 6th in the UK for overall satisfaction (National Student Survey 2022).

  • You’ll study alongside students on all the construction and surveying degrees, allowing you to share knowledge and enable you to choose the specialist route best suited to you.

  • You’ll study using the latest high-quality equipment and facilities in our new £35 million Engineering Innovation Centre (EIC), working on real-life projects and case studies.
Sound interesting?

Future Careers and Opportunities

We maintain a proud history of developing industry ready graduates who have forged highly successful careers within industry. You’ll graduate with a specialist skill set that will enable you to carry out a range of duties within the construction industry, from site-based quantity surveying to estimating and management roles.

Our graduates have secured employment in organisations such as BAE Systems, Eric Wright Construction and EC Harris.

Need help applying for university?

Apply to study one of our courses and take the next step towards your future career. When you're ready to apply, read our guidance to help you with your university application.

Get help with your application

Explore the facilities

Meet the team