London South Bank University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Building Services Engineering – the design and maintenance of all the things that make a building safe, comfortable, energy efficient and functional – is a specialist branch of engineering particularly in demand. Energy conservation and sustainability feature strongly on the course. And as it’s a BEng degree, it also includes advanced applied mathematics, which many recruiters look on favourably. There’s also the option to spend a sandwich year working in an industry placement.
Year 1: Engineering principles; Design and practice; Engineering mathematics and modelling; Mechanical services for buildings; Year 2: Advanced engineering mathematics and modelling; Design applications; Electrical installation, distribution and lighting; Energy control and management; Project management; Thermofluids, air-conditioning and refrigeration; Year 3: BEng design project; Design analysis; Energy resources; Innovation and enterprise. Plus a choice of one of the following modules: Noise and vibration control; Power systems and design; Energy systems. Plus a choice from one of the following modules: Building acoustics; Heat transfer in building services engineering; Systems for environmental services and lighting.
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How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
- Year 4
English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants: IELTS 6.0 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 5.5) or TOEFL IBT 80 ( the minimum score required in each skills areas are: Reading 18, Listening 17, Writing 17, Speaking 20) or Pearson Test of English Academic 52 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 51)
|UCAS Tariff||112 - 128 points|
|A level||BBC||Must include Maths and Physical Science|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM||Must include Maths and Physical Science|
|Access to HE Diploma||D: 15 credits M: 30 credits P: 0 credits||Must include Maths and Physical Science|
Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|