Canterbury Christ Church University Engineering

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Canterbury Christ Church University Engineering

Engineers are designing the future. If you are interested in developing technology to improve the quality of our lives and provide solutions to meet the needs of our modern world, then Engineering is for you.

Studying Engineering will lead you into a challenging, flexible, and rewarding future with international opportunities. Engineers are responsible for the design and operation of the infrastructure which underpins our society including:

  • Telecommunications
  • Transport
  • Water and electricity supply
  • Large structures such as buildings and airports
  • Processing plants for food and forest products
  • Consumer items like iPads and cars
  • Manufacturing systems

Is Engineering for me?

If you enjoy mathematics and science, figuring out how things work, and working with other people to solve complex problems then you should consider becoming a professional engineer. UC offers a full range of engineering disciplines with courses ranging from nanotechnology to managing the forest landscape.

With a balance of first-class theoretical education and challenging practical work in industry, a Bachelor of Engineering with Honours degree will prepare you for a rewarding and diverse career.

Keep your options open

We give you the flexibility to study courses in your Engineering Intermediate Year which allow you to keep a variety of options open about your discipline in your Professional (second, third and fourth) Years. The nine disciplines you can choose from are:

  • Chemical and Process Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Forest Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering
  • Natural Resources Engineering
  • Software Engineering