MSc Building Services Engineering

Glasgow Caledonian University
1 year
Full time
Master's degree
Courses from Glasgow Caledonian University

About this program

building maintenanceThe MSc Building Services Engineering programme has been designed primarily as a 'period of further learning' to follow an Honours degree in Building Services Engineering or Environmental Engineering now that engineers require require a period of postgraduate study before they can become eligible for chartered (CEng) status.

The degree is approved by the Chartered Institution of Building ServicesEngineers (CIBSE). The MSc degree and a suitable accredited BEng (Hons) degree will together form the educational base for full CEng status.

The MSc Building Services Engineering degree syllabus includes topics such as:

  • Core: Research Methods; Building Simulation; Smoke Control Systems Design.
  • Energy/Environment(options): Resources & Sustainability; Water Quality and Waste Water Treatment; Renewable Energy Technologies; Air Quality Management.
  • Management(options): Construction and Property Enterprise Management; Construction Project Finance; Managing the Construction Process; Project Management, Strategic Facilities Management; Construction Dispute Resolution; Healthand Safety in Construction.
  • Facilities management (options): Innovative procurement, Fire Safety Design and a Project.

Admission requirements

Students wishing to study the MSc Building Services Engineering degree should meet the following requirements:

  • BEng honours degree or equivalent. Exceptionally, candidates without formal degree qualifications may be admitted to the Postgraduate Certificate programme in the first instance. Progression to the Postgraduate Diploma and MSc may then follow, based on performance in the initial modules.
  • English proficiency - Academic IELTS score of 6.0 or above.

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Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is a vibrant, innovative and multi-award winning University for the Common Good. We aim to contribute to society in a manner that embraces yet goes beyond the traditional role of a university. GCU’s For the Common...

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Glasgow Caledonian University

Cowcaddens Road
G4 0BA Glasgow
United Kingdom

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