|Field of Study:||Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
|Description:||Safety is vital across all industries. Safety engineers design systems and structures to be safe, preventing or minimising incidents and disasters in the natural and built environment. Safety Engineering will prepare you for exciting and diverse roles, particularly in the oil, gas, and wider energy sectors or in a humanitarian context where human benefit is of primary concern.
Ulster offers the only Safety Engineering undergraduate degrees in the UK and Ireland. You will use our unique research facilities including the Fire Safety Engineering Research and Technology Centre, and will work with an international teaching team who support the degree from a recognised research base.
You will study topics including fundamental sciences. and applications such as structures, fire and explosions, human behaviour, ethics, and humanitarian engineering. As a Safety Engineer you will develop your analytical skills and solve real world problems. A one year work placement is an integral part of the degree.