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Building Surveying (Hons), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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This BSc Building Surveying (Hons) programme at University College of Estate Management is primarily designed for people with an interest in building, facilities management or property who wish to further their career with a degree or gain professional membership of one of the accrediting organisations. 
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Overview

Our industry-recognised BSc (Hons) Building Surveying is designed to prepare you for a successful career in building surveying. It provides a rigorous understanding of the principles and practice involved in building surveying.

Why study this programme?

  • Further your career in building, facilities management and property
  • Satisfy the academic requirements for Chartered Membership of RICS and/or CIOB
  • Learn from the largest provider of qualified building surveyors to the industry, with an outstanding reputation
  • Strengthen your skills in building surveying

Career opportunities

The  BSc Building Surveying (Hons) programme at University College of Estate Management is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, a requirement on the path to membership of the RICS. The degree is recognised worldwide, leading to employment opportunities wherever you are, or may wish to be.

The course at UCEM will provide the academic rigour of meeting specific learning outcomes tailored to the technical and problem-solving skills required of the 21st century Building Surveyor. You will be better prepared to meet the continuing professional development required of the professional surveyor, with increasing opportunities to develop your career via private or public sector organisations, working in building control, building surveying or project management.

Accreditation

This programme is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) and Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers (HKICM).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal Studies
  • People & Organisational Management
  • Design and Structures 
  • Digital Technologies 
  • Project & Cost Control 
  • Planning & Conservation 
  • Building Pathology 
  • Professional Surveying Practice

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

Tariff points:
  • 96 UCAS tariff points. National Certificates and National Diplomas will be considered but must have good merit and distinction profiles (excluding common skills)
  • Grade C or above in English (Language or Literature) at GCSE or its equivalent (Grade 4 for applicants holding newly reformed GCSEs in England)
  • Any HNCs and HNDs will be considered

Or

  • Completed an Advanced Apprenticeship in Surveying or an Advanced Apprenticeship in Construction Technical through which a Construction and Built Environment Diploma with a minimum DD profile.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4776 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19125 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4776 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19125 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
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£1,125 per module x 17 modules (usually students undertake 2 modules per semester).

Funding

  • Student Loans:

This programme is designated for student finance and students in England and Wales may apply to Student Finance for a tuition fee loan. Eligible students can apply for funding for up to £6,165 each academic year.

  • Student Bursary Scheme:

Our bursary scheme is designed to assist those new students who are able to demonstrate need. It is open to new students from all countries and will provide a discount on fees for the duration of the programme.

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