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BSc(Hons) Building Surveying (with Foundation Year) is accredited by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE). Covering aspects of design, construction and facilities management for residential and commercial buildings, the course is designed to give you the balance of academic and vocational knowledge employers seek. Stay up to date on the latest developments, such as advancements in Building Information Modelling (BIM) and its importance in a changing industry. Learn about the construction and technology of buildings past and present, as well as the planning and conservation issues surveyors must consider. Explore the science behind the materials we use and the economic and legal framework that building surveyors and engineers operate in. Get an insight into the surveyor's role within the construction and property industries. Learn through site visits, guest speakers and hands-on activities. Take a year's placement to enhance your employment prospects. Our tutors come from both academia and practice and are dedicated to helping you become a highly skilled graduate that employers will value. We see our graduates going into careers at every stage of the building lifecycle. They find jobs in both the private and public sectors; with housing associations, property developers, construction companies, local authorities and heritage locations.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Chartered Surveyors, Royal Institution of
- Building Engineers, Chartered Association of
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:
|UCAS Tariff||72 points|
|A level||No specific subjects required. Points from General Studies and AS-Level subjects (not taken onto full A-Level) can be included towards overall tariff. You must have a minimum of one A-Level.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP||No specific subjects required.|
|Access to HE Diploma||No specific subjects required.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||No specific subjects required.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Grade C / 4 or above in English Language and Grade D / 4 or above in Mathematics, or equivalent. Please note the University does not accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificates in Adult Numeracy and Literacy as suitable alternatives to GCSEs.|
We recognise the individual nature of each application and our typical offer should be viewed as a guide. UWE Bristol welcomes interest from applicants who may not have the standard entry requirements. We will consider evidence of your relevant personal, professional or educational experience where it demonstrates an ability and potential to succeed on the course. Please include details of any relevant experience in your application.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|