Bachelor of Building Surveying (BBuildSurv), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur

Building Surveying is a rapidly growing profession in Malaysia and is highly needed in all economics and development situations – the scope of which begins from the very early stage of planning a development project to construction management, maintenance and up to conservation of historical and architecturally important buildings.

This programme is recognised locally and internationally by professional bodies i.e Institution of Surveyors Malaysia, Association of Building Engineers (ABE) UK, and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) UK.

Career Opportunities

Building Surveyor at:

  • Consultant Firms
  • Developers
  • Financial and Banking Institutions
  • Government / Semi-Government departments such as Local Authority
  • Higher Learning Institutions (Public & Private)
  • Insurance Agencies
  • Research Organisations

Course Modules

  • Building Surveying Practice I
  • Building Surveying Practice II
  • Building Surveying Practice III
  • Building Surveying Practice IV
  • Building Services I
  • Building Services II
  • Building Defect and Diagnosis
  • Building Measurement and Analysis
  • Building Maintenance I
  • Building Maintenance II
  • Law Studies I
  • Law Studies II
  • Building Law I
  • Building Law II
  • Construction Law
  • Environmental Physics
  • Construction Quantification
  • Fire Auditing for Building
  • Specification, Cost & Contract Procedures
  • Project Management
  • Construction Engineering I
  • Construction Engineering II
  • Construction Engineering III
  • Professional Practice
  • Structure I
  • Structure II
  • Site Surveying
  • Integrated Project I
  • Integrated Project II
  • Integrated Project III
  • Integrated Project IV
  • Building Surveying Final Year Academic Study
  • Industrial Training
  • Data Analysis
  • Construction Quality Management
  • Building Economy
  • **Information Skills
  • **Islamic and Asian Civilization (TITAS)
  • **Ethnic Relationship
  • Co-Curriculum

**Compulsory for students who do not have transfer credits for these subjects

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University of Malaya Contact Details

Department of Building Surveying
Faculty of the Built Environment,
University of Malaya,
50603 Kuala Lumpur,

Phone: +6(03)7967 6813
Fax: +6(03)7967 5713