Construction and the Built Environment Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Reading - - - £10550 £22850 - Reading On campus Full-time
Grŵp NPTC Group - - - £7500 - - Neath On campus Part-time
Trafford College - - - £6995 - - Altrincham On campus Full-time
West Suffolk College - - - £6360 - - Bury St Edmunds On campus Part-time
East Surrey College - - - £6165 - - Redhill On campus Full-time
Doncaster College and University Centre - - - £7400 - - Doncaster On campus Full-time
Southampton Solent University - - - £8700 £14300 - Southampton On campus Full-time
De Montfort University - - - £3960 - - Leicester On campus Part-time
Southampton Solent University - - - £8700 - - Southampton On campus Part-time
University of Greenwich - - - £8750 £14500 - London On campus Full-time
Trafford College - - - £6995 - - Altrincham On campus Full-time
Trafford College - - - £6995 - - Altrincham On campus Part-time
South Thames College - - - £5100 - - London On campus Full-time
Moulton College - - - - - - Northampton On campus Part-time
New College Durham - - - £2400 - - Durham On campus Part-time
University of Bolton - - 20% £5996 - - Bolton On campus Full-time
Bradford College 100% - 30% £7750 - - Bradford On campus Full-time
The London College UCK 91% 15% 3% £6165 - - Hounslow On campus Full-time
Wigan and Leigh College - - - - - - Wigan On campus Full-time
New College Durham - - - £2400 - - Durham On campus Part-time
Chesterfield College - - - £58 - - Chesterfield On campus Part-time
HCUC, Harrow College & Uxbridge College - - - £6000 £7682 - Harrow On campus Full-time
Nottingham College - - - £8250 - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
The London College UCK 91% 15% 3% £6165 - - Hounslow On campus Full-time
Chichester College 91% 15% 3% £3250 - - Chichester On campus Part-time
Grimsby Institute 91% 15% 3% £5495 - - Grimsby On campus Part-time
South Thames College 91% 15% 3% £5100 - - London On campus Full-time
University of Bolton 91% 15% 3% - - - Bolton On campus Part-time
Doncaster College and University Centre 91% 15% 3% £7400 - - Doncaster On campus Full-time
Chesterfield College - - - £6995 - - Chesterfield On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield - - - £2362 £5000 - Huddersfield On campus Part-time
Northumbria University 70% 0% 8% - - 95 Newcastle On campus Full-time
East Surrey College 70% 0% 8% £6165 - 95 Redhill On campus Full-time
Nottingham College 70% 0% 8% £8250 - 95 Nottingham On campus Full-time
University of Salford 70% 0% 8% - - 95 Salford On campus Full-time
Cardiff University 70% 0% 8% - - 95 Cardiff On campus Part-time
Cardiff University 70% 0% 8% - - 95 Cardiff On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 70% 0% 8% - - 95 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 70% 0% 8% - - 95 Birmingham On campus Part-time
University of Wolverhampton - - 0% £8400 - - Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
New College Durham - - 0% £2400 - - Durham On campus Part-time
East Sussex College - - 0% £2975 £3750 - Eastbourne On campus Part-time
WCG -Warwickshire College Group - - - £8735 £8950 - Leamington Spa On campus Full-time
HCUC, Harrow College & Uxbridge College - - - £5605 £7543 - Harrow On campus Full-time
Grimsby Institute - - - £5900 - - Grimsby On campus Full-time
Burnley College - - - £7000 - - Burnley On campus Full-time
Moulton College - - - - - - Northampton On campus Part-time
Leicester College - 0% 70% £4080 £10700 - Leicester On campus Full-time
Doncaster College and University Centre - 0% 70% £7400 - - Doncaster On campus Full-time
Bedford College - 0% 70% £2948 - - Bedford On campus Part-time
Halesowen College - 0% 70% £4880 - - Halesowen On campus Part-time
Oldham College - 0% 70% £7500 - - Oldham On campus Full-time
HCUC, Harrow College & Uxbridge College - 0% 70% £6000 £7682 - Harrow On campus Full-time
Croydon College - 0% 70% £2400 - - London On campus Part-time
Cardiff and Vale College - 0% 70% £6000 £12000 - Rumney On campus Full-time
Moulton College - - - - - - Northampton On campus Full-time
University of the Highlands and Islands - - - £6915 £7230 - Inverness On campus Full-time
New College Swindon - - - - - - Swindon On campus Part-time
Bromley College of Further and Higher Education - - - - - - Bromley On campus Part-time
Nottingham College - - - £8250 - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
HCUC, Harrow College & Uxbridge College - - - £6000 £7682 - Harrow On campus Full-time
Weston College of Further and Higher Education - - - £6950 - - Weston-super-Mare On campus Full-time
East Surrey College - - - £6165 - - Redhill On campus Full-time
York College - - - £2875 - - York On campus Part-time
Grimsby Institute - - - £5495 - - Grimsby On campus Part-time
Barnsley College - - - £2995 - - Barnsley On campus Part-time
Gloucestershire College - - - - £9000 - Gloucester On campus Part-time
Nottingham College - - - £8250 - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
Burnley College - - - £7000 - - Burnley On campus Full-time
Chesterfield College - - - £58 - - Chesterfield On campus Part-time
New City College - - - £2500 £3500 - - London On campus Part-time
University of Bolton - - - - - - Bolton On campus Part-time
South Thames College - - - £5100 - - London On campus Full-time
South Devon College - - - £8400 - - Paignton On campus Part-time
Grŵp NPTC Group - - - £7500 - - Neath On campus Full-time
West Suffolk College - - - £6360 - - Bury St Edmunds On campus Full-time
London South Bank University - - - £9250 - - London On campus Full-time
Oxford Brookes University - - - £9250 £14500 - Oxford On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
91 /100
4387 students of Construction and the Built Environment in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Construction and the Built Environment

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £30545 £32450 £38720
25-75 percentile range £26052 - £36596 £25429 - £40378 £28770 - £49786

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £29670 £32261 £39625
25-75 percentile range £25921 - £34692 £25915 - £39220 £30172 - £49564

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Construction and the Built Environment

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Construction and the Built Environment who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Construction and the Built Environment

  • UK or international construction companies
  • Design and build companies
  • Civil engineering contractors
  • Building and project management companies or consultancies
  • Property development companies
  • Organisations involved in urban regeneration and sustainable development
  • Housing associations
  • Health authorities

Specialisations within Construction and the Built Environment

  • Architectural Technology
  • Building Surveying
  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Management

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Construction and the Built Environment who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Construction and the Built Environment (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Construction and the Built Environment at University of Brighton

65% Architects, Chartered Architectural Technologists, Planning
10% Skilled trades occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Business and Financial Project Management Professionals
5% Business and public service associate professionals
0% Engineering professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of Construction and the Built Environment in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Construction and the Built Environment

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Construction and the Built Environment studies:
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Foundation Certificate - FDCert
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) / Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BA/BSc (Hons)

The median salary of graduates of Construction and the Built Environment was £30545 15 months after graduation, £32450 3 years after graduation and £38720 5 years after graduation.

Construction and the Built Environment (Civil Engineering) at Bradford College received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 10 respondents.