If you are wanting work in the booming construction Engineering industry, then Construction Technology might be for you. Students in this field develop knowledge & skills in engineering and construction. A degree in Construction Technology will prepare you for a career in residential, commercial, industrial, or public-works construction.
The aim of this degree programme is to produce Construction Technology graduates who have knowledge, technical skills and competencies together with communication, managerial, and entrepreneurial skills necessary to work in Construction industry as part of a team to ensure the highest standards and best practices in construction management, services, maintenance and operations.
Construction Technology combines a hands-on construction program with technical course of study. Students will receive on the job training opportunities, they will obtain the engineering and construction skills to plan, organize, solve problems and communicate well in the execution of construction of civil engineering structures.
Construction technology degree will prepare you to take up jobs as a Construction Engineering technologist, Engineering Technological officer (Army, Navy, Air force), Building control officer, Building control technologies, Building services engineering technologies, Design & Build Co-Ordinator, Construction Site Supervisor, Site Manager, Heating/ Cooling System, Lighting System, Electrical System Technologist or take up alternative careers as University/HE Academic or Academic/Training support staff, University/ HE Instructor/ Demonstrator or Research Scientist positions at public/ Private sector organizations.