The UK Construction Industry has an annual turnover of more than £100 billion and accounts for almost 10% of the country's GDP. The industry employs some two million people in more than 250,000 different companies in the UK. (Skills in the UK Construction Industry Report, CIOB 2010)

Our construction courses will equip you with the skills for success in this buoyant industry. We have an excellent graduate employment record with graduates working in prestigious companies worldwide.

Our staff are experts in their field, provide excellent teaching and are actively involved in research and the professional world.

Established industry links

Our close ties with industry ensure real-world relevance, outstanding placement opportunities and expert teaching. Find out more on the industry links tab.

Our courses

Our undergraduate courses are structured to meet the needs of our diverse student body, you can study full-time, sandwich or part-time on a day-release basis:

Postgraduate and professional excellence

Designed for the working-professional these advanced courses offer flexible study options and are designed to enhance career progression:

We also run Foundation Degrees in Construction Management at local colleges.

Find out more about opportunities for Continuing Professional Development (CPD).


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