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Full time | City Campus | 1 year | SEP

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Full time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Structural Surveying

Course type


Course Summary

Course summary

This fast-track conversion course teaches the skills necessary to become a Chartered Building Surveyor. Learn the key skills required for a range of building surveying professional roles.Develop practical and theoretical knowledge and critical understanding of relevant issues and subjects. Study topics including property law, economics and market context, sustainable development and refurbishment, evaluating building condition and commercial aspects of building development and management. Gain the skills and knowledge necessary to become an effective professional surveyor. Accredited by The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Chartered Institute of Building, the course has a hands on-focus as you work with students from other disciplines including quantity surveying, construction project management and real estate. The course provides a blend of academic, professional and practical skill development to ensure that you are attractive to potential employers in the UK and overseas. It builds upon your current development and education both as an individual and a member of the professional community.

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in building surveying within which are many and varied career paths such as: property management; development and refurbishment; building control; heritage and conservation.


Applied Research Methods And Dissertation (45 Credits) - Core
Applied International Project (15 Credits) - Core
Property Law & Professional Context (15 Credits) - Core
Sustainable Building Technology (15 Credits) - Core
Evaluating Building Condition (15 Credits) - Core
Sustainable Development And Refurbishment (30 Credits) - Core
Building Surveying Legal And Commercial Studies (30 Credits) - Core
Economics And The Built Environment (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a 2:2 degree in any discipline or an equivalent professional qualification.