Engineering

Overview

One of the fastest growing industries, engineers shape the world; from developing new mobile phone technology, to designing buildings and making components for aircraft - the career opportunities are endless. 

As a student on our Mechanical, Electronic or Marine Engineering courses you will be using the latest resources, with classes delivered by industry specialists. In additon you will have the opportunity to cover CAD, design, robotics, quality control, tool making, engine room manufacturing and sea survival. 

We work in partnership with local and national engineering companies, which can lead to great work experience and apprenticeship opportunities. 

Whichever route you chose to pursue, from programming industrial robotics to machining accurate components, you leave prepared for your next steps, be it employment in engineering, an apprenticeship or further study at university. 


Career Prospects

Civil engineers

Annual pay
£45,760
Workforce change
8%
Hours/week
41
Replacement
24%

The workforce is projected to expand by 8% over the period to 2024, adding 6,511 jobs. In the same period, 24% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 20,596 job openings.

Role description

Civil engineers undertake research and design, direct construction and manage the operation and maintenance of civil and mining engineering structures.

Common tasks

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Dover, Kent
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