So, at least three universities report that 'applications for civils degrees rocket' (NCE last week). You don't have to be a rocket scientist to realise why.
With so many universities having closed down their civils degree courses in recent years, the problem for aspiring civil engineers is to find a suitable degree course. It is not surprising that applications for existing civils courses increase when there are so few of them.
Colin Davies (F) davies. colin@tesco. net