Undergraduate HND

Civil Engineering

Develop the technical skills and knowledge to contribute to a multidisciplinary team within civil engineering.

Civil Engineering

Course Overview

  • Institution code

  • Main location

    City Campus
  • Attendance

  • Duration

    3 Years
  • Start date

    18 Sep 2023

This course will ensure that you have the technical and management capability to contribute effectively in the civil engineering environment.

As part of this course, you’ll:

  • Prepare for a career as a civil engineering technician
  • Develop the knowledge you’ll need to gain another qualification and progress onto the final year of the BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering degree

Partially Accredited IEng qualification - Accredited IEng (Partial)

This qualification is approved by the JBM as:

  1. Fully satisfying the educational base for an Engineering Technician (EngTech)
  2. Partially satisfying the educational base for an Incorporated Engineer (IEng). A programme of accredited further learning will be required to complete the educational base for IEng

The JBM consists of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE), the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) and the Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE). Visit the JBM website for more information.


You’ll understand the role of civil engineers as responsible for designing, constructing and operating a wide range of infrastructure projects, including major structures, highways and water resources. Your studies will cover the need for sustainable, more complex, yet innovative, cost-effective environmentally sensitive solutions.

Personal development sessions will help you broaden your industry knowledge. The sessions are generally provided by leading industry professionals and will assist you in choosing an appropriate area of civil engineering to enter on graduation. We also have close links with the Institution of Civil Engineers. 

Approved by the JBM on behalf of:

Why study Civil Engineering at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. Fantastic placements opportunities
  2. Industry standard specialist facilities and local/regional site visits
  3. Opportunity to network with industry professionals
  4. Industry experienced expert teaching team
  5. Guest lectures delivered by industry professionals
  6. Part-time study available

Civil Engineering Hear from graduate, Marie-Claire, and student, Daniel, about what they most enjoyed about studying Civil Engineering, and the skills and opportunities the course has given them