Our civil engineering degree programmes have proved a successful training ground for female civil engineers who are now forging their way in the world’s leading engineering companies. Meet some of our talented staff, students and alumni, and find out why they chose to pursue a career within this fascinating discipline.
Facilities include a purpose-built soil mechanics and geology laboratory.
We have a Centre for Environmental Health Engineering (CEHE), a Robens centre for Public and Environmental Health and six wind tunnels.
Our research embraces an inter-disciplinary approach to the analysis of sustainable systems.
Civil engineering student Ben Elphick explains how playing with construction toy K’Nex as a child fuelled his passion for a career in engineering.
Keynote talk delivered by Prof Kumar
Photos and details of the day
“I’m currently working as a Site Engineer undertaking the partial demolition, repair and rebuild of Poole Bridge. The MSc programme at Surrey has provided me with the knowledge to understand the drivers and asset management involved in this complex project.”