Learn more about our surveying Clearing courses – designed to open up a wide range of exciting career opportunities in quantity surveying and building surveying.
Do you want to develop the skills needed for an exciting career in the built environment sector? Explore our range of building and quantity surveying courses.
Surveying Clearing Degrees
By choosing to enrol on one of our surveying degree programmes, you’ll experience a modern learning environment enriched with industry-standard computing suites and multimedia libraries, as well as access to databases and simulation software that will enable you to make the most of your studies.
Our experienced staff maintain strong links with the construction industry and a variety of professional bodies across the city and beyond, meaning you’ll benefit from site visits, guest speakers and work placements. Supported by experienced tutors who are ex-practitioners, you’ll develop your surveying skills by working on live projects with real clients and local surveying practices.
What’s more, our surveying degree students are often involved in real-life projects for a variety of established organisations – including Dunham Massey in Cheshire, Inland Waterways Centre at Ellesmere Port and Port Sunlight Village on the Wirral.
Surveying Clearing Places
Our choice of pathways allows you to specialise in the area of surveying that is most aligned with your interests and future career ambitions. We currently offer the following surveying courses through Clearing:
- BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying
- BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying with Foundation Year
- BSc (Hons) Building Surveying
- BSc (Hons) Building Surveying with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying
If you’re looking for a career where you can truly influence building developments, our triple-accredited BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying degree is designed to open up exciting career prospects in both the UK and overseas. Providing a pathway to professional status, our quantity surveying courses will advance your financial, technical and managerial construction knowledge. Accredited by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (ICES), you’ll be educated to the highest professional standards.
Guided by expert academic staff, you’ll study a range of modules designed to develop your professional, technical and interpersonal skills. With a focus on your future employability and getting you industry-ready, you’ll study at the heart of the largest property and construction market outside of London, with impressive development projects right on your doorstep.
“I loved the variety of projects that I got to complete – they were very high-profile and complex. I also enjoyed the team aspect and meeting lots of people from different backgrounds. It was great to work on something from start to finish and see the results of your efforts take shape.”
- Chim Lungu, BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying with Foundation Year
Are you interested in our quantity surveying degree, but need additional preparation? Our BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying with Foundation Year will enable you to gain the core knowledge that will be built upon throughout the remainder of the course. Our foundation year modules will cover the key principles of built environment professional practice, as well as an introduction to building science, design practice and IT skills.
BSc (Hons) Building Surveying
Are you interested in urban regeneration and building development? Do you want to develop the skillsets needed to open up a variety of exciting career opportunities? If so, our building surveying degree is for you. Our building surveying courses are a gateway to professional status, and are accredited by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). This accreditation ensures that the knowledge and skills you develop throughout your studies meet the highest industry standards – an invaluable asset for any future employer.
Covering a broad range of key industry areas, this building surveying degree explores a variety of economic, legal, technical and management modules. You’ll learn about the construction industry and its regulatory frameworks, as well as exploring the relationship between a building and its internal and external environments. What’s more, as an undergraduate student studying at Salford, you’ll have access to impressive development projects – right on your doorstep.
“This degree helped me immensely with my day-to-day job, professional undertaking and overall academic ability. Since graduating, I have gained a higher level of responsibility and workload.”
- Joseph Lockley, BSc (Hons) Building Surveying
BSc (Hons) Building Surveying with Foundation Year
Are you interested in our building surveying degree, but need additional preparation? Our BSc (Hons) Building Surveying with Foundation Year is designed to help you develop the essential skills you’ll need to succeed throughout the remainder of the course. Our foundation year modules will provide an introduction to built environment professional practice, as well key principles in building science, design and IT skills.
If you have a question about joining the University of Salford, contact our friendly team today on 0161 295 4545.