Historic Building Conservation at Kingston University - UCAS

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Course summary

Reasons to choose Kingston

  • London’s historic buildings are used to illustrate and inform elements of the course with local site visits being a key element.
  • This course enables you to become a professional within the specialist field of historic building conservation.
  • The course uses our highly regarded facilities, including our 3D workshops, where you will have the chance to put your knowledge into practice.
About this course This course offers training and professional development in line with established national and international standards. Through working with a range of professionals and specialists, you will become familiar with the interdisciplinary nature of the field, ready to extend your current practice and/or gain knowledge and expertise in new areas. Once you have graduated, and are in suitable employment, you may proceed to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors final assessment programme and/or build towards an application to the Institute of Historic Building Conservation or other professional specialist registers. Example modules
  • Analysis of Historic Buildings
  • Defects, Pathology and Repair
  • Regeneration and Conservation of Historic Environments
For a full list of modules please visit the Kingston University course webpage.


Example modules: Analysis of Historic Buildings; Defects, Pathology and Repair; Regeneration and Conservation of Historic Environments. For a full list of modules please visit the Kingston University course webpage.

Assessment method

Assessment typically comprises essays, reports, seminars, workshops, group field trip, project work, presentations, and dissertation. The approximate percentage for how you will be assessed on this course is as follows, though depends to some extent on the optional modules you choose: Coursework: 98% Practical: 2%

Professional bodies

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

  • Chartered Surveyors, Royal Institution of

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a 2:2 or above honours degree. This can be in any discipline, although a related subject is an advantage. Some experience of working in the industry would also be useful.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £16600 Year 1
England £10900 Year 1
Northern Ireland £10900 Year 1
Scotland £10900 Year 1
Wales £10900 Year 1
International £16600 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please visit the course provider webpage for further information regarding additional course costs.
Historic Building Conservation at Kingston University - UCAS