Taught course

Building Services Engineering

Glasgow Caledonian University · Department of Construction and Surveying

Entry requirements

The normal entry qualification is a UK honours degree 2:2 or above (or equivalent) in any discipline associated with building services engineering, mechanical engineering or energy-related studies.

Months of entry


Course content

Core Subjects: Group Project (double module), Advanced Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, Advanced Electrical Power Systems, Dynamic Systems Design 2 Energy/Environment (2 from 3): Energy Technology 2, Resources and Sustainability, Environmental Planning & Impact Assessment Management (2 from 3): Project Management, Strategic Facilities Management, Management/Plant Installation & Commissioning Project.

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

Information for international students

IELTS 6.0 with no element below 5.5; or equivalent. Please contact the University for further information. Scholarships of £1,000 are available to all international students.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment30
Professional practice15
Dissertation25 (60000 words)

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)141 331 8630