B.Sc. Building Surveying Hons

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • 11200
    Tuition (Year)
    Tuition (Year)
  • English
Building Surveying Hons requires a combination of technical, economic and managerial skills. The programme from the University of Greenwich reflects this diversity through lectures, studio sessions, individual input and teamwork on projects, seminars, workshops and site visits.



This programme is designed to provide students with a high level of understanding of the design, function, construction and statutory requirements for buildings of all classes and to prepare them for more advanced employment in the Construction Industry.

The programme consists of a combination or core and optional courses which provide appropriate training in each case for students with technical employment in the field of Building Surveying.

The programme has been designed to include a high level of academic and practical elements. Enrolment on the programme entitles students to become student members of the CIOB, RICS and CIAT. The programme is also recognised nationally and internationally by employers in the Construction Industry.

You can call Bexley College direct for enquiries on 01322 404000/4304/4108.

The aims of the programme are:

  • To introduce students to the nature, principles and procedures of law and relevant legislation relating to Construction and the Built Environment
  • To explain key issues in construction economics, finance and financial control of construction projects, including long term costs of building assets
  • To familiarise students with the principles, procedures and practices of management applied to the Construction Industry
  • To present the principles of building design and construction technology, particularly in relation to constructing sustainable and environmentally friendly buildings
  • To develop analytical and decision making skills.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

Started in

  • There is no deadline for this start date.

Dates reflect the university's timezone.

Tuition fee
  • GBP11200 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

  • GBP9000 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

Duration full-time 24 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 24 months
Part-time variant Flexible

Course Content

Full time

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Building Law and Contract Administration (15 credits)
  • Project Evaluation and Design (15 credits)
  • Building Design and Maintenance Studies (15 credits)
  • Construction Economics & Finance (15 credits)
  • Construction Management (15 credits)
  • Construction Technology & Environmental Design (15 credits)
  • Construction Technology and Materials (15 credits)
  • Management Principles (15 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Measurement (15 credits)
  • Building Conversion and Adaptation (15 credits)
  • Design History (Partner Colleges) (15 credits)
  • Design Studies (Partner Colleges) (15 credits)
  • Project (15 credits)
  • Tendering and Estimating (15 credits)
  • Assessment and Management of Risk (15 credits)
  • Site Engineering and Surveying (15 credits)

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Applicants should have:

A minimum of 60 UCAS points

FROM one A-level or AVCE.

OR Edexcel National Diploma

PLUS GCSEs of a minimum grade C in English language and mathematics.

* Mature applicants with a Certificate in Construction are welcome to apply.

* All HNC students are expected to hold employment in an appropriate post in the industry.

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed 13 years of formal education with recognized qualifications. International students should consider taking a Pre-Bachelor to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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More Information


This programme is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building. This programme is an appropriate route to technical (TechRICS) membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). In order to achieve MRICS status it is necessary to undertake an accredited MSc after completing the above programme.

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University of Greenwich

London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom The University of Greenwich, founded in 1890, has three campuses at Greenwich (London), Avery Hill (London) and Medway (Kent), each with modern learning facilities, in beautiful historic buildings. The University has a resource base of highly qualified staff with wide-ranging expertise and significant links with business and industry. Innovation and strong links to industry and commerce, complemented by research excellence and an international agenda are what make the University of Greenwich a leading modern university.