School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences

About Us

About Us

We are one of the UK's leading groups working across the built and natural environments.


We carry out world class research focusing on the challenges of science and engineering at the interface between technological, human and natural systems. There are six research groups specialising in:


We have approximately 500 undergraduate students in our degree programmes within the areas of:


At postgraduate level we offer both taught and research degrees. You can choose from one of our 18 Masters' programmes, which blend key academic skills with industrial relevance.

Programmes can be studied full-time or in a wide range of flexible modes. We also have CPD for those in industry.

We have a large group of postgraduate research students working on individual and original research projects under the supervision of our experienced academics. 

CPD and Services for Business

Our CPD courses offer up to date and industrially-relevant curricula in short, intensive programmes. These are taught by leading academics and guest presenters from engineering companies and government agencies. 

We also offer consultancy and commercial services. Contact the The SAgE Enterprise Team to find out how we can assist you on 0191 208 3721. 


CEG is proud to hold an Equality Challenge Unit Bronze Athena SWAN departmental award.