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BEng (Hons)Engineering Geology and Geotechnics (Placement)

University of Portsmouth
United Kingdom, Portsmouth
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Overview

Take your first step towards becoming a professional Chartered Engineering Geologist or Geotechnical Engineer on this BEng (Hons) Engineering Geology and Geotechnics degree course.

You’ll learn the fundamentals of geological science and develop the technical expertise to work on the design and construction of tunnels, roads, dams, and surface and underground mine excavations.

Graduates from this course play a key role across sectors, including construction, mining and quarrying, and offshore and onshore renewable energy. The knowledge, technical skills and and confidence you’ll develop on this course will open doors to excellent career prospects and opportunities to work for consultants and contractors across the globe.

Career opportunities

This degree offers a fast track towards a career as a professional Chartered Engineering Geologist or Geotechnical Engineer when you do additional training. After you complete the course, you’ll be in high demand on engineering projects in global locations such as Australia, New Zealand, Dubai, Canada and Hong Kong as well as in the UK.

Recent graduates have been involved with:

major site investigations for international projects
investigation and stabilisation of old mine workings
coastal engineering
flood alleviation projects
dam site investigation and design
major tunnelling projects in the UK and overseas
development of deep mines in South Africa and Australia

Roles our graduates have taken on include:

graduate engineering geologist
graduate tunnelling engineer
graduate geotechnical engineer
graduate mining geotechnical engineer
graduate foundation engineer

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States