They might develop and apply new technologies, promote advanced designs and design methods, introduce new and more efficient production techniques, marketing and construction concepts, or pioneer new engineering services and management methods.
CEng registrants are also variously engaged in technical and commercial leadership and possess effective interpersonal skills.
Benefits of becoming a Chartered Engineer (CEng) include:
The criteria for registration are set out clearly in policy document UK Standard for Professional Engineering Competence (UK Spec) by the Engineering Council. With certain limited exceptions, applicants must have an academic qualification which has been accredited for CEng by one of the Engineering Institutions.
Members registered as Chartered Engineers may also apply for European Engineer (EurIng) and International Professional Engineer (IntPE).