The MSc in Building Surveying is an innovative course for graduates who wish to follow an accredited route towards qualification as a Chartered Building Surveyor and/or Chartered Building Engineer.
You don’t need a specific undergraduate degree or related professional experience to study this course. Designed for students from anywhere in the world, the course delivery is accessible to a wide audience with diverse personal and professional backgrounds.
UWE Bristol has developed this course through extensive consultation with employers, in order to offer a comprehensive programme of study. Our links with the profession, locally and nationally, help us maintain a high employability record.
This course is fully accredited as a postgraduate route way to the desired chartered status.
The course’s teaching staff includes Chartered Building Surveyors with many years’ experience, and we have input from visiting practitioners and speakers. The course also draws upon the research authorship and consultancy carried out in the department.
You will have access to a coherent programme of study in building surveying, underpinned by staff research and consultancy that reflects and answers the needs of professional practice. This will enable you to become an effective member of a building surveying team within a relatively short period.
On the course, we encourage you to examine the links between theoretical concepts, research outputs and the practice of building surveying, while developing your academic skills within a professionally defined framework. You’ll also develop an excellent understanding of the multi-disciplinary and multi-professional nature of building surveying.