Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment

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Undergraduate Programmes

BSc (Eng) - Aeronautical Engineering

  • Undergraduate
  • 4 years
  • Full-time
The aeronautical engineer is involved in the design, development and modification of the components and systems of all types of flight vehicles.

BAS - Architectural Studies

  • Undergraduate
  • 3 years
  • Full-time
Architecture is a creative, scientific, and technical discipline dealing with the creation of the built environment for human habitation.

BEngSc (BME) - Biomedical Engineering

  • Undergraduate
  • 3 years
  • Full-time
Apply engineering and other quantitative sciences to solving medical and biological problems, such as, developing sophisticated X-ray imaging systems, artificial organs, image recognition systems, and medical devices, and provides a quantitative understanding of disease processes.

BSc (Eng) - BSc Engineering part-time (Wits Plus)

  • Undergraduate
  • 4 years
  • Part-time
The first two (2) years of the Wits Engineering degree are offered at Wits Plus over a period of four (4) years. After completion of these two years, students need to move to full-time study to complete the remainder of the degree (another 2 years).

BSc (Eng) - Chemical Engineering

  • Undergraduate
  • 4 years
  • Full-time
Chemical engineering involves large-scale industrial processes that convert raw materials - by physical or chemical change - into products with higher economic and social value. For example, coal, petroleum, natural gas, vegetation, and microorganisms are converted into fuels and chemicals.

BSc (Eng) - Civil Engineering

  • Undergraduate
  • 4 years
  • Full-time
Civil Engineering is the practice of improving and maintaining the built environment to enhance the quality of life for present and future generations.

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