School of Engineering & the Built Environment key facts

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The School of Engineering & the Built Environment

We teach the diverse professional skills required in engineering and construction.

Close links with leading organisations and employers keep our degrees relevant to sector needs, and all programmes have a high proportion of transferable skills inbuilt.

We are widely recognised for expertise and excellence in sustainable construction and transport, and we are home to the Institute for Sustainable Construction and the Transport Research Institute

The aim of SEBE is to produce graduates useful in the world of work from their first day of employment whatever their programme of study.

Our teaching and research is highly rated nationally and internationally:

Edinburgh Napier is the first place to come when you’ve got an innovation. Everybody’s so easy to approach. I would encourage any woman in business to not be nervous about approaching the University.

Royal recognition for timber research

Edinburgh Napier University has been awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for its internationally acclaimed work in timber engineering, sustainable construction and wood science. This is the second time we've picked up this prestigious award.

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Our courses

We offer a range of construction, surveying and engineering degree courses, preparing you with all the skills you'll need beyond graduation.

Through our research and teaching we look at the technical and social context of communities. We are working to develop new methods and standards that optimise the sustainable performance of the buildings and communities that we live and work in.

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Our courses are accredited by:

As the University is a partner institution of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, my degree is accredited by RICS. It closely integrates research with current working practice.

Yi Zheng

MSc Property and Construction Management

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