The School of Engineering and Built Environment offers a wide range of industry focused courses that prepare you for the career that you have planned for yourself. Subjects that include engineering, electronics, architectural technology, building surveying, real estate, civil, transport and environmental engineering.
Our courses are designed to develop your technical skills and professional knowledge keeping your study relevant to new technologies and sustainable solutions.
We’re proud of our industry accreditations and have courses accredited by many respected bodies. The Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation (CIHT), the Energy Institute, the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IoM3), the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE), the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) have all endorsed our courses.
The school academic staff are at the forefront of research in a number of areas. In 2015, we were awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize for our internationally acclaimed work in timber engineering, sustainable construction and wood science. This is the most prestigious award for the UK higher education sector for the impact of research on business, industry, environment and society.
We host the Institute for Sustainable Construction (ISC) and the Transport Research Institute (TRI); two internationally leading research institutes. The research work of these institutes is used to keep the content of our courses relevant.
You can find out more about studying at Edinburgh Napier University by looking at our courses pages where there is information for undergraduate courses, and further information about becoming a postgraduate researcher.