B.Sc. On Campus

Building Surveying with Foundation Year (Hons)

48 months
13450 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The overall aim of this Building Surveying with Foundation Year (Hons) programme from University of Wolverhampton is to equip graduates with the skills and knowledge to enable them to pursue a professional career as a Chartered Building Surveyor within the built environment.


The aims of the Building Surveying with Foundation Year (Hons) programme from University of Wolverhampton are:

  • to enable you to gain the essential skills of Building Surveying focussing on design and technology, economics and law and the specific applications to refurbishment and property management.
  • to develop skills including team working, giving presentations, report writing, drawing and project understanding.
  • to advance your understanding of other construction professions by multi-disciplinary group projects concentrating on communication, delegation and leadership.
  • focussing on building design and technology.
  • specific applications relating to new build, conversion and adaption of buildings, property management and conservation of historic buildings and assets.
  • will also help you to identify architectural styles, building defects, their pathology and apply solutions to projects.

Potential Career Paths

We work closely with regional and national companies to identify the relevant professional and technical skills required in these specialist industries.Employment is secured by graduates in a range of organisations both in the UK and overseas.A high number of graduates continue with us on our MSc programme in order to further specialise their Building Surveying skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Technology and Materials
  • Construction Procedures and Processes
  • Built Environment Economics and Finance
  • Construction and Environmental technology
  • Facilities Management
  • Contract Law and Dispute Resolution

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

GCSE English and Maths at grade C+/4 or equivalent.


  • 32 UCAS Points
  • EE from A Levels
  • BTEC QCF Extended Diploma grade PPP, BTEC QCF Diploma grade PP
  • Pass Access to HE Diploma (Full Award)
  • Students must have studied a minimum of two years post GCSE level. However, it is expected that some applicants will be mature students with work experience, who wish to further their career development.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13450 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Part-time tuition fee:

  • Home - £3120 per year
  • International - £6725 per year

Living costs for Wolverhampton

550 - 900 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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