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Civil and Coastal Engineering MEng (Hons)

University of Plymouth

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UCAS CODE H251
Are you fascinated by the designs of large coastal structures such as seawalls and breakwaters and how these withstand attack by the sea? Do you want to help protect our coastal communities from the threat of flooding and sea level rise? Do you want to understand how to plan and construct a port? Our MEng graduates in civil and coastal engineering are trained as civil engineers with specialist knowledge in the realisation of projects that are essential to the functioning of coastal ... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 4 Years | 18-SEP-23

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
37th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
64th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
27th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
4 Years

Civil Engineering

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Civil Engineering graduate salary at this uni
£27,000
UK Civil Engineering graduate salary
£26,000

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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Civil Engineering

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
73%
Physics
58%
Chemistry
25%
Geography
24%
Biology
23%

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Latest Coastal Engineering reviews

Coastal Engineering
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Tiags
09 Jan 20

Great, loving...
SR
Student Reviewer
28 Nov 17

Civil and Coastal Engineering BEng (Hons)

Amazing, made lots of good friends. The course is also very good, lots of opportunities. Defiantly made the right...

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How Coastal Engineering students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 6 reviews

5 star 51%
4 star 33%
3 star 16%
2 star 0%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 2,554 reviews

5 star 38%
4 star 47%
3 star 12%
2 star 2%
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University of Plymouth
CUG ranking
64th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
The University of Plymouth is a modern campus university ideally placed in the centre of Britain’s Ocean City. In one of the UK’s most beautiful regions, Plymouth is a thriving city located on the South West coast, nestled between picturesque Dartmoor and Cornwall. The University is always looking to develop their facilities. Not only have they recently invested into their medical and health facilities, but they have refurbished their laboratories and invested in campus buildings which include spaces for marine and art disciplines. The Uni takes the stress out of securing a place in halls by guaranteeing housing to all applicants who put Plymouth as their firm choice by the deadline stated on their website.

Where you'll study

University of Plymouth

Drake Circus Plymouth
PL4 8AA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Plymouth  0.2 miles away

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