Masters Programs in Building Services

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A master’s degree is typically earned after the completion of undergraduate coursework. These highly specialized studies can typically be completed in a few years, although some programs take a year or less to complete.

What is a Master in Building Services? Building services is a broad field that includes elements of electrical and mechanical engineering and public health. Master’s degrees are often highly specialized, so students will often choose an area of focus from topics like design, materials sourcing or project management. Courses could include fire detection and prevention, lightning protection, and electricity supply and distribution. Students will learn how to improve current buildings and methods that can be used for the construction of new structures.

The benefits experienced when earning a master’s degree are enjoyed by many students. Students will learn a variety of skills that can be applied in the workplace. Because of the highly practical elements of this degree it can lead to lucrative employment.

The cost of a Master in Building Services will depend on where you earn your degree and the type of institution issuing it. A master’s can typically be earned in a short amount of time, which impacts costs. Each program will have varying costs, so contact the school directly for more information.

Heating, ventilation and air conditioning, electrical technology and construction are all industries that may have opportunities for students who have earned a Master in Building Services. Careers within these fields are often lucrative and offer opportunity for advancement; some will also include the chance to travel internationally. Some jobs could include supervising structure construction, design and development of electrical systems, and energy saving methods for construction.

If you are ready to advance your career and learn exciting information about your field, apply for a master’s degree program online today. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master of Engineering Science in Structural Engineering

UCD College of Engineering and Architecture
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Ireland Dublin + 1 more

Studying this Masters, you will cover a wide range of topics not traditionally covered in undergraduate degrees; the programme includes specialist modules in structural dynamics, bridge engineering, structural design and professional engineering. [+]

Masters in Building Services. MEngSc Structural Engineering FT Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90) Studying this Masters, you will cover a wide range of topics not traditionally covered in undergraduate degrees; the programme includes specialist modules in structural dynamics, bridge engineering, structural design and professional engineering. You will also learn how to work in a multidisciplinary setting through combined modules with Architecture students. Structural engineering is a continually evolving profession, and through the third Semester Research Project you will learn how to apply this specialist knowledge to develop new concepts and ideas under the supervision of research active academic staff. This programme will distinguish you as having specialist knowledge in the area of Structural Engineering and provide you with a competitive edge over your peers in the job market. Multidisciplinary learning through collaborative modules with the School of Architecture and industry Advanced taught modules in structural design, conservation and sustainability Application of specialist knowledge to solve problems in new or emerging structural engineering applications This programme is delivered by a School ranked in the top 200 in the QS world subject rankings. Who should apply? Full Time option suitable for: Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes Part Time option suitable for: Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No This programme is suitable for students expecting to graduate with an Honours Degree in Engineering, or those already in employment, who wish to specialise... [-]

Master of Architectural Science - Sustainable Building Design & Performance

UCD College of Engineering and Architecture
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Ireland Dublin

The Masters in Sustainable Building Design & Performance taught masters programme is for those seeking to develop a career or hoping to undertake further studies in sustainable building analysis and design. [+]

MArchSc Sustainable Building Design & Performance FT Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90) The Masters in Sustainable Building Design & Performance taught masters programme is for those seeking to develop a career or hoping to undertake further studies in sustainable building analysis and design. It supports students to define themselves within the fields of sustainability, architecture, energy, environment and health. Students are encouraged and supported in the pursuit of a broad range of inter-related issues through active enquiry and autonomous investigation. The programme provides a learning environment within which each student is encouraged and can make a unique and individual contribution as well as being part of a team. It is delivered through lectures, seminars, tutorials and individual and group project work, all supported through contact time in class, individual supervisory sessions and online course content. The programme is designed to place value on each individual and their contribution to the group, supporting their development through an inclusive, exploratory and encouraging learning environment. Who should apply? Full Time option suitable for: Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes Career Opportunities Graduates of the programme will be well positioned and will have a distinct advantage in securing roles in defining the sustainable future of the built environment. Students who have completed graduate and postgraduate programmes with the UCD School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy and the UCD Energy Research Group have gone on to work in world-renowned consultancies, practices, research agencies... [-]

Master of Engineering Leadership in High Performance Buildings

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Canada Vancouver

The Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) in High Performance Buildings is an intensive one-year degree program for engineers and architects who want to make a difference in the building sector. [+]

Masters in Building Services. The Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) in High Performance Buildings is an intensive one-year degree program for engineers and architects who want to make a difference in the building sector. Graduates of this program will have the technical and leadership skills to improve the energy performance of existing buildings and design integrated high-performance energy systems for new buildings. PROPEL YOUR CAREER FORWARD This unique master’s degree program will: deepen your knowledge of building energy systems design and modelling; broaden your sector-relevant skills through a project-based curriculum that balances advanced engineering modelling and design with green building and regenerative design theories and applications; provide a dynamic learning environment that includes project work, seminars, conferences and other innovative teaching strategies; give you hands-on experience developing real-world solutions for clients through two capstone projects; offer opportunities for you to collaborate with world-renowned faculty and industry experts; and help you advance your career by balancing technical learning with in-depth leadership courses on project management, business and communication. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS You are eligible for this program if you meet the MEL admission requirements and you have: an undergraduate degree in engineering or a master’s degree in architecture and three or more years of relevant work experience in the building sector. As a graduate of this program, you will have the skills to advance your career in the building sector, enabling you to take on complex engineering challenges in this growing field while confidently leading collaborative interdisciplinary teams. COURSE INFORMATION The MEL... [-]

Master in Civil Engineering

Brno University of Technology
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Brno

The Building Services specialisation in the Building Constructions branch of the trimestral consecutive master’s study programme Civil Engineering follows on from four-year bachelor’s courses of a similar technical nature. [+]

Civil Engineering Abbreviation: S Specialisation: Building Services Length of Study: 1.5 years Programme: Civil Engineering Faculty: Faculty of Civil Engineering Academic year: 2017/2018 Accredited from: 25.7.2007 Accredited until: 31.8.2023 Profile of the branch: The Building Services specialisation in the Building Constructions branch of the trimestral consecutive master’s study programme Civil Engineering follows on from four-year bachelor’s courses of a similar technical nature. During their studies, students extend their knowledge of the latest scientific and technical findings in the field of Building Constructions and from the Building Services specialisation. During their studies, students become familiar with the latest scientific and technical findings in all their complex mutual interconnectivity and are guided towards the performance of individual creative engineering work. They apply the knowledge acquired in the individual subjects in individually assigned engineering and technical tasks concerning the issues of the given field of study. During the course, great emphasis is placed on independent and creative engineering work. Key learning outcomes: Graduates from the Building Services specialisation of the Building Constructions course of study have gained highly specialised (theoretical and professional) knowledge in the studied field and specialisation. They are capable of applying the acquired knowledge in the solution of problems within the given field of study. They are capable, within the scope of the skills they have gained, of independently solving even demanding specialised problems (the independent solution of complex structural engineering and managerial problems in the construction industry), and are thus prepared for their engineering work in industry. They are... [-]

MTech Construction Engineering and Management

Manipal University Dubai
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Construction Engineering & Management program aims at the design, planning, and management of the commercial, Industrial and residential infrastructure projects. This program prepared students to effectively lead and coordinate scheduling, budgeting, safety, on-site decisions, availability of materials, legal aspects of the project, and more. [+]

Masters in Building Services. QUICK FACTS 5 Schools 30 Programs 40 Nationalities 2000+ Students 4000+ Alumni OVERVIEW Construction Engineering & Management program aims at the design, planning, and management of the commercial, Industrial and residential infrastructure projects. This program prepared students to effectively lead and coordinate scheduling, budgeting, safety, on-site decisions, availability of materials, legal aspects of the project, and more. KEY FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM: Experienced faculty team from academia and Industry. Industry oriented curriculum. Internship program and Industry sponsored projects. Opportunity to be a part of various professional societies like American Society of Civil Engineers. Support form Career Development Centre for Internship and Placement. Strong Alumni Network CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Graduates of this program can build successful careers in construction management, with leading government and private agencies. Graduates undertake doctoral studies and further research at some of the best universities and research institutions across the world. ELIGIBILITY Graduate in Civil Engineering or Architecture (B.E. / B.Tech /B.Arch/ AMIE or equivalent) with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks. FEES Application Fee: 100 AED Registration Fee: 1500 AED Tuition Fee per year: 30,000 AED [-]

Master in Civil Engineering

Brawijaya University
Campus Full time Part time July 2017 Indonesia Malang

The Civil Engineering course addresses multiple interests of expertise, including: structures, geotechniques, inundations, transportation, and construction management. [+]

Master in Civil Engineering UB's Department of Civil Engineering was established in 1963 in conjunction with the founding of the UB. The Department of Civil Engineering has graduated no less than 1920 scholars S-1. The Civil Engineering course addresses multiple interests of expertise, including: structures, geotechniques, inundations, transportation, and construction management. This program is intended for graduates who are adaptable to all areas of Civil Engineering, and they are expected to master and apply the basic knowledge in the field, be familiar with information technology, apply logical thinking, be able to develop themselves continuously, and have a professional attitude. The students in the Civil Engineering Department are numbered between 400 to 500 each year. In 1997 a limited number of accepted students crossed the path to polytechnics and D3. In 2000 new admissions lines were extended by the extension program (SPMK). In 2001 the Department of Civil Engineering began to accept students from the School Partnership Selection Acceptance (LoA) and Institutional Partnership Enrollment Selection (SPKIns). In the year of 2008 the Civil Engineering Department had 44 academics, a staff with great qualifications and 8 people with S3, S2 and S1. In order to improve the quality of teaching and learning, some of the staff assigned to a higher level of education: 7 of them to the S3 level (PhD) and 1 person to the S2 level. The composition of the academic positions is: 3 Professors, 16 Associate Professors, 9 Associate Teachers and 16 Assistant Experts. The School is also supported... [-]

Master of Technology in Construction Engineering & Management

CEPT University
Campus Full time Part time 2017 - 2018 years July 2017 India Ahmedabad + 1 more

Construction managers play a crucial role in the development of built environment and infrastructure. They facilitate the process of construction planning, and ensure efficient and timely implementation of infrastructure projects. [+]

Masters in Building Services. Master of Technology in Construction Engineering & Management Program Overview Construction managers play a crucial role in the development of built environment and infrastructure. They facilitate the process of construction planning, and ensure efficient and timely implementation of infrastructure projects. CEPT University offers a two-year full-time post-graduate program leading to Master of Technology (M. Tech) in Construction Engineering and Management. This program aims to train engineers and architects to become competent professionals in the field of construction engineering and project management. The teaching programs at CEPT University focus on building professional capacities. Therefore, they are centered on studio based pedagogy, which is inclusive of simulation of real life projects (buildings, infrastructure etc.). Coursework, seminars and research assignments, aimed at developing conceptual and analytical abilities of students, and skill-enhancing workshops support learning in studios and labs. The training of professionals as part of M. Tech (Construction Engineering and Management) program focuses on following areas: project management, construction management, contracts management, construction quality, safety and equipment management, supply chain management of construction projects, modern construction materials and technologies, computer applications in construction (ERP, MS Project, Primavera), and building information modelling (BIM) for construction industry. Students also have to enrol in travel and documentation programs, and intern in construction projects to widen their exposure. Graduates of this program can build successful careers in construction management, with leading government and private agencies. Many choose to work with leading construction organizations, infrastructure developers and advisory firms in the country and abroad.... [-]

Master of Technology in Building Energy Performance

CEPT University
Campus Full time Part time July 2017 India Ahmedabad

Buildings with low energy use are a social and economic imperative for India and other tropical regions that will see the largest growth in the next two decades. [+]

Master of Technology in Building Energy Performance Program Overview Buildings with low energy use are a social and economic imperative for India and other tropical regions that will see the largest growth in the next two decades. Energy use largely determines the environmental footprint of a building over its life span. Research, policy and practice are making building energy performance an area of intellectual and professional growth. Increasingly, a new kind of professional is needed in the building design or operations team to help save energy. M.Tech. Program in Building Energy Performance students learn to: Use state of the art tools to conduct simulations and assess building energy performance. Tackle complex technical problems and participate in a multidisciplinary environment. Contribute to and influence the design of energy-efficient buildings, while considering the architecture and environment, occupants’ behavior, their health and comfort. India and other tropical regions are experiencing unprecedented economic growth and environmental concerns. Regulations, green building rating systems, and owners’ preferences have created a demand for building energy professionals. With a focus on warm climate, the graduates of this program are attractive candidates for job markets in India, South-east Asia and the Middle-east, and for research careers in Europe and North America. They will work in energy consulting firms, building design teams, with building owners and government agencies, taking a leading role for pursuing energy efficiency with a whole-building perspective. Curriculum CEPT University is recognized internationally for high quality research and practical experience in energy efficiency and net-zero energy buildings.... [-]

Master of Design

CEPT University
Campus Full time Part time July 2017 India Ahmedabad

The International Master of Interior Architectural Design is one of the first internationally oriented postgraduate degree programs in Interior Architecture in India. [+]

Masters in Building Services. International Master of Interior Architectural Design (IMIAD) Program Overview The International Master of Interior Architectural Design is one of the first internationally oriented postgraduate degree programs in Interior Architecture in India. The program has philanthropic support from the Sir Ratan Tata Trust and the International Federation of Interior Architects, IFI. This program shares many features with the Interior Architecture and Design Masters at CEPT including the focus on research and opportunity for selecting from three specializations: Energy Efficiency Craft and Technology History,Theory & Criticism The program, along with its three focus areas, was envisioned to respond to the growing need for original and extensive research in the field of interior architecture and design. It aims at cultivating and strengthening a designer’s acute sensitivity towards global concerns and endowing them with a spirit of tolerance towards pluralism while encouraging accordance with traditional and cultural convictions. Research based stimulus that forms the unique core of these programs helps in redefining modern-day design thinking and practice. In order to complete the requirements for IMIAD, a student must complete one semester-long international exchange with one of the partner institutes of their choice, and one two-week-long international workshop at a pre-decided partner institute. IMIAD partner institutes include: Istanbul Technical University ITU University of Applied Sciences Stuttgart UASS Scuola Universitaria Professionale Della Svizzera Italiana SUPSI Curriculum The curriculum and pedagogy has been structured to promote research-based knowledge to form a new and unique set of programs, designed to be on par with... [-]

Master Energy Efficiency Of Building Systems

Technical University of Civil Engineering Bucharest
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Romania Bucharest

After the first cycle of studies (license), the Master "Energy efficiency of building systems," adds EEITB engineers skills, in-depth knowledge in key areas of research developed in our Faculty: energy buildings, comfort in indoor environments, the behavior of technical building systems (ventilation, heating, refrigeration, packing unit of the air, electrical, lighting, sanitation, automatic management, acoustics, atmospheric pollution and filtration systems, renewable energy sources). [+]

After the first cycle of studies (license), the Master "Energy efficiency of building systems," adds EEITB engineers skills, in-depth knowledge in key areas of research developed in our Faculty: energy buildings, comfort in indoor environments, the behavior of technical building systems (ventilation, heating, refrigeration, packing unit of the air, electrical, lighting, sanitation, automatic management, acoustics, atmospheric pollution and filtration systems, renewable energy sources). The courses are based on topics such as: Advanced technical thermodynamics (compressible gas dynamics, irreversible thermodynamics with finite speed, non-conventional energy systems) fluid mechanics (boundary layer turbulence, CFD) Electrical Power (theoretical electrical engineering, power systems transient and non-sinusoidal regime) numerical modeling and simulation of the behavior of equipment and facility systems, experimental methods of monitoring the operation of facilities systems complex systems of technical management, renewable and efficient energy, materials, "smart" equipment and systems used in buildings with very low energy consumption, the power-generating performance evaluation methods of installation systems (audit and energy certification of buildings). Most courses of the Masters has directed work or practical work. The last half is allocated to the development of the dissertation thesis and practical placements. The Skills and Professional Career At the end of the Masters students can easily develop a career in basic research (modeling and simulation) or in experimental research - civil engineering, activitées become very well also requested for project engineers, inspection engineers and experts. Practical skills obtained also allow better working assembly facilities in design (for systems of all degrees of complexity) or operating systems of... [-]

MTech in Quantity Surveying (Research - based)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

This qualification is intended to enable graduates to apply integrated technical knowledge/skills and advanced analysis and problem-solving to a particular specialisation in quantity surveying, property development and other related fields, through involvement in an applied research project. [+]

Masters in Building Services. This qualification is intended to enable graduates to apply integrated technical knowledge/skills and advanced analysis and problem-solving to a particular specialisation in quantity surveying, property development and other related fields, through involvement in an applied research project. Qualification outcomes and assessment criteria Conduct research and development in a specialised area and engage in the transfer of technology in the field of quantity surveying and property development. Admission requirements and selection criteria A BTech: Quantity Surveying, or an equivalent qualification of an equivalent standard OR A National Higher Diploma: Building Surveying plus approved work experience and other post-diploma qualifications. Students are selected on academic merit and approved field of study. Conferment of degree The MTech: Quantity Surveying will be conferred on students who have completed the research project and dissertation successfully. [-]

MTech in Construction Management (Research - based)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

This qualification is intended to enable graduates to apply integrated technical knowledge/skills and advanced analysis and problem-solving to particular specialisation in construction management, property and related fields, through involvement in an applied research project. [+]

This qualification is intended to enable graduates to apply integrated technical knowledge/skills and advanced analysis and problem-solving to particular specialisation in construction management, property and related fields, through involvement in an applied research project. Qualification outcomes Conduct research and development in a specialised area and engage in the transfer of technology in the field of construction management and property development. Admission requirements and selection criteria A BTech: Construction Management, or an equivalent qualification of an equivalent standard OR A National Higher Diploma: Building Surveying or Construction Supervision, plus approved work experience and other post-diploma studies. Students are selected on academic merit and approved field of study. Conferment of the degree The M Tech: Engineering: Construction Management will be conferred on students who have completed the dissertation successfully. [-]

Master of Science in Sustainable Building Information Management

Jönköping University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Jönköping

The Master Program Sustainable Building Information Management gives the student knowledge, skills and tools needed to produce, use and manage BIM in the building sector to create sustainable values. The knowledge received in the program will enhance the careers of existing professionals and create new career paths for young professionals, e.g. as BIM engineer, BIM coordinator and BIM manager. Positions that did not exist until recently, but now they are key positions in many companies. [+]

Masters in Building Services. The building sector is a key actor in the process of creating sustainable value, both for the client and for the society. BIM is a collective name for ICT-based tools and methods used in the building sector. Traditionally, the acronym BIM stands for Building Information Model, Building Information Modeling or Building Information Method. Today, to scope the complexity of this process, we talk about Building Information Management. BIM let stakeholders visualize, simulate, and analyze how a building might behave, perform, or appear—earlier in the process and with more precision. The Master Program Sustainable Building Information Management gives the student knowledge, skills and tools needed to produce, use and manage BIM in the building sector to create sustainable values. The knowledge received in the program will enhance the careers of existing professionals and create new career paths for young professionals, e.g. as BIM engineer, BIM coordinator and BIM manager. Positions that did not exist until recently, but now they are key positions in many companies. Courses within the programme Courses are preliminary and may be subject to change. Year 1 Industrial Product Realization 9 credits Parametric design 9 credits SUS-Analyses and Simulations 6 credits BIM-manuals and Information Delivery-Requirements and Specifications 6 credits Mathematical Statistics 6 credits Programming Python, Object Orientation and XML 6 credits BIM-manuals and Information Delivery - Management and Control 6 credits BIM-implementation 6 credits Research methods 6 credits Year 2 Industry Placement Course Common for all Masters 9 credits Plattforms, Configuration and Optimization 9... [-]

Master of Structural Engineering and Construction

Universiti Putra Malaysia
Campus Full time January 2018 Malaysia Selangor

This programme is designed to provide exposure and in-depth theoritical knowledge in structural engineering and construction management. Courses encompasses the cores and electives, which mainly on structural design and analysis and two interesting courses on construction management. [+]

Master of Structural Engineering and Construction This programme is designed to provide exposure and in-depth theoritical knowledge in structural engineering and construction management. Courses encompasses the cores and electives, which mainly on structural design and analysis and two interesting courses on construction management. PROGRAMME DETAILS Credit Requirements For Graduation Students enrolling under this programme must fulfill 40 credits of courses to graduate. The credit distributions for compulsory courses, elective courses and project are as follows: Compulsory Courses 24 credits Elective Course 6 credits Dissertation 10 credits Compulsory Courses Students must take all the listed compulsory courses : ECV5201 Advanced Structural Analysis 3 credits ECV5202 Advanced Solid Mechanics 3 credits ECV5203 Finite Element Method 3 credits ECV5204 Structural Dynamics 3 credits ECV5221 Reinforced Concrete Structures 3 credits ECV5701 Advanced Concrete Technology 3 credits ECV5703 Construction Business Management 3 credits ECV5990 Dissertation 10 credits Note: ECV5990 - Dissertation is carried out over two semesters. Elective Courses Students must take at least 6 credits (2 courses) out of the listed courses : ECV4203 Design of Tall Buildings 3 credits ECV4701 Structure Assessment And Rehabilitation 3 credits ECV5222 Prestressed Concrete Structures 3 credits ECV5223 Steel Structures 3 credits ECV5224 Bridge Design And Analysis 3 credits ECV5225 Earthquake Resistance Structures 3 credits ECV5305 Deep Foundation 3 credits ECV5702 Project Management 3 credits Identification on the elective courses for the student will be made by the program coordinator. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS An applicant with a bachelor degree in engineering with CGPA 2.500/Second Class Lower and at least... [-]

Master of Engineering in ConREM - Construction and Real Estate Management(in cooperation with FHTW Berlin)

Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 Finland Helsinki

HTW Berlin and Metropolia University of Applied Sciences jointly run the international master programme ConREM - Construction and Real Estate Management. It is designed for professionals who wish to manage international projects for building construction and real estate in the future. Therefore it is mainly addressed to professionals in the field of architecture and civil engineering. [+]

Masters in Building Services. HTW Berlin and Metropolia University of Applied Sciences jointly run the international master programme ConREM - Construction and Real Estate Management. It is designed for professionals who wish to manage international projects for building construction and real estate in the future. Therefore it is mainly addressed to professionals in the field of architecture and civil engineering. First year studies of ConREM (60 ECTS during semesters 1 and 2) will be organized by Metropolia (Helsinki). Second year studies (semesters 3 and 4) will be in HTW Berlin. Content ConREM provides you a combination of engineering, economics, management and communication. Specific contents, like project development and project management as well as life cycle management, and general subjects, such as soft skills and leadership, are taught - all in context of international business. Accordingly this programme is taught completely in English. ConREM enables you to cooperate with people of different social, cultural and professional backgrounds, to adapt to foreign environments and to become acquainted with different mentalities and habits. Management abilities and adaptability to manage changing international conditions is a need for cooperation and teamwork in a global market on national and international level. Applying The student selection will be made in Berlin based on the points applicants have received of their educational background and relevant work experience. Admission procedure administrated by Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin (HTW Berlin), more information on ConREM homepage. Scholarships Per each degree programme it is agreed that 50% of the applicants coming... [-]