Merry Christmas from the School of Built Environment and Engineering
It's been another fantastic term here at the School and we would like to share with you some of this year's highlights!
“I want to manage the biggest construction projects in the world and I’m more driven than ever to achieve that"

Inspiring the next generation of female leaders featuring Leeds Beckett Civil Engineering student Amy McAllister (pic left)... READ MORE

  • Work completed on the £150K Makeover of our Northern Terrace Entrance building creating a brand new social working space for our students... READ MORE

  • The Happold Brilliant Teaching Prize awarded to our Building Services Engineering Team... READ MORE

  • Celebrating 10 years of our Planning, Housing and Human Geography partnership with Lycee Pasteur in Lille... READ MORE

  • Congratulations to MSc Civil Engineering Student Tamar Almaaitah who has been shortlisted for an ICE Yorkshire and Humber Emerging Engineers Award... READ MORE

  • Congratulations also to 2018 graduate Daniel Davies, MSc Construction Law and Dispute Resolution, who won a president's prize award for his arbitrator's exam writing from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb).
"A great success, and it has been a pleasure getting involved..."
Over 400 in attendance at the School's Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and Humber Awards 2018... READ MORE

  • The fourth annual Leeds Sustainability Institute SEEDS (Sustainable Ecological Engineering Design for Society) International Conference was successfully delivered in Dublin on 6th and 7th September, 2018... READ MORE

  • Research: The search for a natural solution: the pioneering work of SoBEE researchers in tackling water quality in the developing world... READ MORE
Can you help support our students? We are looking for industry partners to get involved in the following areas of our work;

Can you contribute to our SoBEE Guest Lecture Series?

 We are looking for practitioners to present case studies of current or recent projects they have been involved in. These can be from any discipline (e.g. architect, engineer, contractor, client etc.) with the key messages being around successes, challenges and learning outcomes going forward. Email if you are interested in taking part.

Student Work Placement and Shadowing Opportunities: Can you help?

We are seeking businesses who can help offer short term placements to our students in a number of different fields. Our network of existing employers have found our students make a real meaningful difference to existing projects. At present we are particularly looking for 2019 placements in the following courses;

BA (hons) Human Geography
BA (hons) Human Geography and Planning
BA (hons) Human Geography and History
MA Planning

BSc/BEng Civil Engineering
Here are the key dates for your 2019 diary, please do not hesitate to contact us via for further information on any of these.
Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and Humber Awards 2019... READ MORE

Launch Event:  Thursday 24th January 2019
Closing Date:   Thursday 18th April 2019
Shortlist Announced:   Monday 20th May 2019
Gala Awards Dinner:   Thursday 11th July 2019 (Leeds)
thinkBIM 2019 - The home of BIM and Digital Events in Yorkshire and Humber. Please save the following dates; 

Wednesday 13th March 2019 (Infrastructure)

Wednesday 12th June 2019

Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Wednesday 4th December 2019

ARCOM 2019 Research Conference coming to Leeds Beckett University. Professor Chris Gorse from the School's Leeds Sustainability Institute will be chairing the 2019 conference which will take place between 2nd and 4th September 2019. Further details including deadlines for abstracts and papers here
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