Careers in Engineering

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Engineering covers a vast array of careers over a wide selection of industries. Choosing a career path and entry route suitable for your individual interests and skills is a daunting process and one that must be made so early on before selecting A-Levels, College courses or Apprenticeships.

These fact files have been laid out to provide you with more details on the various careers in Engineering, particularly those related to Building Services, as related to BSRIA’s main body of work. The fact files provide a cross section of information on the main responsibilities, entry routes, salary range and career progression opportunities for each career path.

They have been divided into the following subheadings to allow you to explore more specialised areas:

  • Building Services Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Facilities Management
  • Building Information Modelling
  • Structural Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering

More information can be found in links at the bottom of each fact file as well as at:

  • Engineering Council (for more information about the industry specialist professional bodies)
  • National Career Services (for more information on a range of engineering related careers of all levels)
  • Which University (for information about individual univerisity courses and grade requirements)
  • UCAS (for more information about university courses and entry requirements)

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