Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Building Surveying (Top up)

Provided by Global School of Technology and Management - GSTM


Awarded by Birmingham City University

Course introduction


The BSc (Hons) in Building Surveying (Top Up) focuses on the evolution of the Built Environment and the sensitivity in maintaining its historic fabric within the ever changing needs of society.
Students are encouraged to examine the natural and built environment from a holistic viewpoint. This systemic learning new to GSTM’s Singapore school enables the students to fulfil their potential as custodians of buildings and their future. Apply at GSTM today, for full-time or part time degree in building surveying.

Awarded by Birmingham City University

Delivery : Global School of Technology and Management

Accredited by The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)
Eligible to apply for CIOB Student Membership 
Accredited by Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) 
Eligible to apply for RICS Student Membership


Assignment and Written Examination:

Graduation In Singapore

Licensing of Builders
Students need to have at least 5 years (in aggregate) of practical experience in the execution of construction projects (whether in Singapore or elsewhere) after attaining the above mentioned program in order to apply to BCA as a General Builder GB 1 Technical Controller.

Course Fees:
Option A: S$14,800.00 S$13,910 ( 3 Instalments Plan )
Option B: S$15836.00 $15,300 ( 15 Instalments Plan )

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

Unit Code Modules
(Each modules contribute 15 credits and Project credits)
PRJ6026BS(SP) Inter Professional Project (Coursework)
BNV6094BS(SP) Commercial Surveys and Reporting (Coursework)
BNV6096BS(SP) Defect and Structral appraisal (Coursework)
BNV6096BS(SP) Conservation Issues in Practice (Coursework)
BNV6097BS(SP) Project and Maintenance Management (50% Coursework & 50% Exam)
BNV6098BS(SP) Building Surveying Practice (Coursework)
BNV6115BS (SP) Honours Research Proejct (Coursework)

Entry Requirements

GSTM Specialist & Advanced Diploma in Facilities Management (inclusive of free bridging module - Professional Practice Project 2); or

Relevant Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma (e.g. Construction and The Built Environment (Building Services Engineering), etc.) or equivalent; or

Relevant Polytechnic Diploma (e.g. Civil Engineering with Business, Building Management, Facilities Management, etc.) or equivalent; or

Other PEI qualification (e.g. BCA Diploma that are equivalent to GSTM’s Advanced and Specialist Diploma); OR

Matured students:  At least 30 years old with at least 8 years relevant working experiences (Construction Industry) and have obtained other Diploma qualification will be considered on a case to case basis.

Minimum requirement for English Language GCE C6 or IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL; or
Those who complete a diploma / degree in the medium of English, then we will accept the qualification as sufficient evidence of English language proficiency.
All applications are subjected to the approval of Birmingham City University.  

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration


Part-Time: 15 months

Intakes: Three (3) intakes a year (February, June, October)

Fees & Funding

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