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Civil Engineering & Construction


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Civil and construction engineers are designers and contractors who actually get to admire their brilliant work from a window or rooftop. The field of civil engineering and construction deals with creating and supervising construction projects, such as buildings, roads, bridges, railways and more.

During a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering, you will learn how to follow construction safety standards as well as building regulation.

As a civil engineer, you can see how small ideas turn into something big, sturdy and stable – from the first brick to the finishing touches.

Within the Civil Engineering and Construction field, you can specialise in:

• Urban engineering
• Transportation engineering
• Coastal engineering
• Environmental engineering

Students who graduate with degrees in Civil Engineering and Construction enter into the following careers:

• Construction engineer
• Structural engineer
• Water resource engineer
• Building control surveyor

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Advanced Diploma Level 5 Advanced Technician Diploma in Civil Engineering

With the Level 5 Advanced Technician Diploma in Civil Engineering offered by the London School of International Business the learner will have the potential to fulfill a role within Engineering that requires a high level of responsibility, for example leading to middle management and/or project management, requiring the use of personal initiative and critical judgement. 

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Certificate Reinforced Concrete Beams Design to Eurocode 2

In Malaysia, the British Standard (BS) has been the main source of structural design code. However, since 2010, the design code has been withdrawn and is progressively replaced by Eurocode 2. This Reinforced Concrete Beams Design to Eurocode 2 program is offered by the Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS.  

Certificate Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

Lean and Six Sigma are quality improvement methodologies structured to reduce waste and product or service failure rates to a negligible level. Six Sigma companies typically spend less than five percent of their revenues addressing and repairing quality problems.

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