University of East London

Course Introduction

UEL is situated in the heart of vibrant East London, an area of growth and massive redevelopment, such as the Silvertown Quays and Canning Town. We work closely with local and national partners to make the most of unique opportunities for learning and preparation for employment. Our staff have years of practical experience in the Construction and Civil Engineering Industry and are eager to help you make the most of your potential.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
FdSc £14,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
FdSc £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
3 years
Part Time
FdSc £2,250  Credit module. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • SQA Higher
  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate
  • Course specific

Key Course Information

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82% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 75%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 82%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 91%

155% Go on to work and/or study

In work 25
Studying 45
Studying and working 85
Unemployed 10
Unknown 5

26% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 16%

Total Coursework: 82%

Total Practical: 1%

£4,100 - £4,300
Typical cost of university accommodation

£3,500 - £4,800
Typical cost of private accommodation