Course: T Level in Civil Engineering

Study Level

Level 3


Lowestoft Campus


2 Years



Our T Level in Civil Engineering will improve your knowledge in a range of topics such as building design, project management and building technology.

Civil engineers have been at the heart of designing both the Gull Wing Bridge in Lowestoft and the Third River Crossing in Great Yarmouth, evidencing the impact you could have locally and nationally in this career. You will develop a general understanding of construction including the science behind building design, surveying and planning, making accurate and appropriate measurements, construction methods and building regulations and standards. You will also study specific modules in project management, budgeting and resource allocation, procurement and risk management, as well as specialising in civil engineering.

As you progress through your course, you will develop your skills in analysing and developing civil engineering solutions for projects, enhancing transferable skills such as being a good communicator, working as part of a team and having a strong customer focus.

Then you will be able to put everything you learn into practice, with a substantial industry placement of a minimum of 315 hours. This will give you an amazing opportunity to work within the civil engineering sector and gain invaluable experience as well as key skills that employers are looking for.

Want more information about T Levels? Visit our T Level information page.


You need to have achieved a grade 5 or above in English, maths and science to be able to study this course.



Following a T Level, you could progress straight into a skilled profession or continue your studies with a degree or higher apprenticeship.

Career options might include becoming a civil engineering technician, design technician or technical surveyor – our careers advisor can help you choose the right path.