Taught course

Building Surveying

Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty of Development and Society

Entry requirements

A good degree in any discipline or an equivalent professional qualification. If English is not your first language you must also have an average score of 6.5 IELTS with at least 6.5 in writing and 5.5 in all other skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.5 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.

Months of entry


Course content

Take this fast-track conversion course to become a chartered building surveyor in this expanding professional discipline. The course is also suitable for professionals in the sector looking to develop their career prospects. It has a long history in this specialism and features excellent resources, including high-tech non-destructive testing equipment.

Key points
• Suitable for graduates from unrelated subjects to become chartered building surveyors.
• Benefit from a University-own Georgian house with an opened-up structure for teaching.
• Learn through practical and laboratory work working on professional briefs with other students.
• Train on high-tech non-destructive testing equipment including flexible endoscopes, borescopes and a thermal imaging camera.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Development and Society
+44 (0)114 225 5555