FdEng Civil Engineering

University of Derby

Program Description

FdEng Civil Engineering

University of Derby

FdEng Civil Engineering

This is a vocational course designed to give you the skills and knowledge you'll need to enjoy a career in civil engineering. If you prefer a more practical approach to study, this is the ideal way to become a technical engineer.

It has been accredited for Engineering Technician level by the Joint Board of Moderators, and it is also accredited by The Engineering Council. It's also an excellent route to the final stage of our BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering course.

There will be a mixture of face-to-face lectures, practical work and work based learning. Work based learning gives you credit for activities undertaken by yourself in the workplace. You'll be assessed by a mixture of assignments, group work, presentations, logbook and examinations. You'll use a range of the latest equipment in our civil engineering labs to experiment on construction materials, the strength and rigidity of structures and the movements and properties of fluids.

Why choose this course?

  • It's a unique course developed with employers which you can study either full time or part time.
  • It has the backing of key organisations in the civil engineering industry.
  • It's accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (ICES) and the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE).
  • It meets the academic requirements of the Engineering Council for EngTech

Fact file

Start date: This course is available to study in September 2014 and January 2015: full time for international students, full time/part time for Home and EU students.

Course length: full time: two years, part time: three years (day release).

Campus: Markeaton Street site, Derby Campus

This course is available to international students

Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2016
2 - 3 years
Part time
Full time
9,000 GBP
Start date Aug. 2016
United Kingdom Derby, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 - 3 years
Price 9,000 GBP
EU/UK for each year