Taught course

Advanced Building Performance Evaluation

Cardiff University · Welsh School of Architecture

Entry requirements

This course is suitable for graduates or experienced practitioners in related disciplines, such as architecture, construction, engineering, facilities management, building surveying, social science or planning.

Applicants should normally hold a first- or second-class Honours degree in a relevant subject area or have completed a minimum of three years’ appropriate professional experience, at the discretion of the admissions team.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MSc in Advanced Building Performance Evaluation aims to give students a solid foundation in the evaluation of the operational performance of buildings for energy and environmental aspects.

The programme focuses on the investigation of energy and environmental performance in existing buildings, integrating technical and occupants’ data. The programme equips professionals with the interdisciplinary skills needed to promote the efficient and effective operation of existing buildings. It will prepare you for a future career across a range of roles in facilities and building management, consultancy, energy and environmental performance assessment and research.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Architecture Admissions
+44 (0)29 2087 4430