Taught course

Integrated Building Information Management (BIM)

Liverpool John Moores University · Department of Civil Engineering

Entry requirements

An Honours degree with a minimum 2.2 classification or a professional qualification of equivalent standing together with such relevant professional experience as deemed appropriate by the School. Non-UK applicants will be expected to have demonstrated competence in English language equivalent to a minimum of IELTS 6.5. Applicants who have studied and successfully achieved a UK degree within 24 months of the start of the MSc are exempt from this requirement.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Integrated Building Information Management (BIM) at Liverpool John Moores University provides all the latest skills to work in this rapidly expanding field. You’ll gain CAD software experience and postgraduate management expertise.

  • Complete this masters degree in one year (full time), two years (part time)
  • Informed by internationally-recognised research from our Built Environment and Sustainable Technologies (BEST) Research Institute
  • Gain the knowledge and skills required to work in the field of BIM Management in the UK and overseas in a variety of sectors
  • Access the latest computer aided design (CAD) and information management software
  • Opportunity to complete an integrated BIM project, working collaboratively with colleagues form other disciplines

This degree is ideal if you are involved in the procurement and management of built assets from a variety of professional disciplines, as it considers the implication of information management from all sides of the industry

You will gain the knowledge and skills to lead information management throughout the life cycle of a project and have an understanding of the implications of decisions made via Integrated Project Delivery.

You will accrue an advanced understanding and knowledge of the theory and practice of the:

  • interaction processes involved in designing, constructing and managing a building/infrastructure project using BIM, 3D models and big data

  • significant factors in the selection of information management techniques to achieve the optimum performance outcomes through the life cycle of a project

  • the supply chain both internal and external involved in a BIM project across different disciplines
  • current institutional and sector BIM standards and develop project specific protocols
  • risk management in BIMtechniques/procedures for successful implementation of a BIM project
  • BIM sustainable and environmentally-friendly solutions inter-disciplinary skills necessary to work with professionals from a variety of backgrounds

Information for international students

LJMU will be awarding a range of generous international scholarships for students enrolling at the University in September. Please contact LJMU’s International Team by visiting www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/international-students for more information and advice.

Fees and funding

Please contact the Faculty of Engineering and Technology for up to date information regarding fees. The Faculty can be contacted by email at fetadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk or telephone 0151 231 2777

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
0151 231 5090