Welcome to the BRE Group Hub

We are an innovative group of researchers, scientists, engineers and technicians who share a common goal – to make the built environment better for all. Read more »

Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths
Experience at the leading edge of building research and development.
We have around 650 employees and each has an important role to play in our drive for a better built environment.
BRE is a world leading multi-disciplinary building science centre.
Our mission is to improve the built environment through research and knowledge generation.
Over 500 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.

Sam Turner

"Tasks may range from scheme development and data analysis to handling your own projects."

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Matt Barker

"Every placement has been completely different and I have had the chance to tailor my placements to the areas of the business that I have been interested in working with."

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BRE and Loughborough University complete first phase refurbishment...

The first phase of a new ‘dementia-friendly’ home on BRE’s Watford Innovation Park, has been completed, having been further developed in partnership by BRE – the leading building science research centre and experts from Loughborough University.

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BRE launches smart homes centre

The Building Research Establishment (BRE) is launching the Centre for Smart Homes & Buildings (CSHB) to aid the UK housebuilding industry and promote the installation of smart technology in homes.

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