You can do a foundation degree, higher national diploma or degree in civil engineering.
Many universities specialise in particular areas of civil engineering, like:
- structural engineering
- environmental engineering
- coastal engineering
Some courses include a work placement, which can be useful for making industry contacts to help find work after you finish your studies.
You can apply for a postgraduate master's award in civil engineering if you've got a related degree like maths, science or geology.
You'll usually need:
- 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C)
- 3 A levels including maths and a science subject
- a degree in a relevant subject for postgraduate study