Glasgow Caledonian University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Building Services Engineering

Make sure you check on the university, college or conservatoire website for any updates about course changes as a result of COVID-19.

Course summary

This programme has been developed with the building services industry to ensure graduates are well equipped to enter the employment market in professional, well paid positions. It offers you flexibility with a full-time option or a part-time option for engineers who are currently employed and want to improve their knowledge and skills. The programme focuses on heating and air conditioning system design, building performance simulation and assessment, electrical systems and lighting design. It is accredited by the Energy Institute and the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) so you can progress towards full Chartered Engineer (CEng) status. You have the option of completing work placements abroad. Study in the final year of the BEng may be sponsored by industry.

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Energy Institute, The
  • Building Services Engineers, Chartered Institution of

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeK242
Institution code G42
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM For Year 2 Entry: Level 3 Extended Diploma in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering at DMM
Scottish Higher Not accepted
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme Not accepted
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) Not accepted
Scottish HNC HNC in either Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering or Building Services Engineering. Other related HNC qualifications may be considered.
Scottish HND HND in either Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering or Building Services Engineering or Sustainable Design with B in Graded Unit. Other related HND qualifications may be considered.

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Overall score of 6.0 with the minimum of 5.5 in each element

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Fee information for September 2021/21 will be confirmed as soon as possible. In the mean while please visit our website for helpful information www.gcu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/feesandfinance/tuitionfees/
Building Services Engineering at Glasgow Caledonian University - UCAS