Taught course

Built Environment Studies

London South Bank University · Urban, Environment and Leisure Studies

Entry requirements

Students with a relevant first degree at a minimum of 2:2 level/Bachelor degree equivalent to UK Second Class Honours Lower Division looking to understanding processes and mechanisms of the built environment, or those with an existing professional qualification looking to undertake continuing professional development. Relevant experience will also be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

Debates concerning the quality and design of the built environment, transport infrastructures, housing provision, urban regeneration, conservation and the natural environment continue to dominate policy making. You'll design your own package of study from across a range of built environment specialisms so that you can develop your professional skills and career opportunities.

You'll study a bespoke higher degree in the subjects that you choose. These will be drawn from existing postgraduate programmes in disciplines such as: Urban Planning, Urban Design, International Planning, Urban Regeneration, Housing Studies, International Tourism, Real Estate, Property Development and Planning, Civil Engineering, Construction and Construction Project Management, Building and Quantity Surveying. The course provides you with the opportunity to study a unique blend of technical, managerial and policy issues.

Information for international students

You must have an English language qualification before starting a programme of study at London South Bank University. Acceptable qualifications include IELTS Level 6.5 or TOEFL 580.

Fees and funding

Please use our online tuition fees checker at: www.lsbu.ac.uk/fees

Qualification and course duration


part time
28 months
full time
13 months

Course contact details

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