Surveying Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Derby 79% 10% 25% £9250 £14045 100 Derby On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 59% 5% 15% £9250 £14400 134 London On campus Full-time
Robert Gordon University 84% 0% 15% £6750 £15040 £15490 126 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
University of Reading 69% 2% 14% £9250 £23700 127 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Reading 69% 2% 14% £9250 £23700 127 Reading On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 54% 5% 20% £9250 £25700 134 Loughborough On campus Full-time
Oxford Brookes University 86% 5% 20% £9250 £14600 102 Oxford On campus Full-time
University of Reading 69% 2% 15% £9250 £23700 110 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Derby 79% 10% 25% £9250 £14045 100 Derby On campus Full-time
Ulster University 76% 5% 7% £9250 £15360 153 Coleraine On campus Full-time
University of Brighton 60% 0% 0% £9250 £13842 87 Brighton On campus Full-time
University of Reading 68% 0% 5% £9250 £23700 124 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Brighton 60% 0% 0% £9250 £13842 87 Brighton On campus Full-time
University of Reading 68% 0% 18% £9250 £23700 131 Reading On campus Full-time
Edinburgh Napier University 45% 0% 5% £9250 £16425 146 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of East London 80% 5% 5% £9250 £13080 94 London On campus Full-time
De Montfort University 52% 4% 14% £9250 £14250 106 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of East London 80% 5% 5% £9250 £13080 94 London On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 80% 5% 5% £9250 £13200 94 Luton On campus Full-time
Edinburgh Napier University 59% 0% 1% £9250 £16425 146 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Oxford Brookes University 80% 5% 10% £1155 £1862 117 Oxford On campus Part-time
University of Westminster 64% 5% 15% £9250 £14400 143 London On campus Full-time
De Montfort University 52% 4% 14% £9250 £14250 106 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of Reading 69% 2% 14% £9250 £23700 127 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 38% 15% 0% £9250 £15000 137 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
Glasgow Caledonian University 78% 0% 10% £9250 £12250 159 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Robert Gordon University 83% 0% 15% £6750 £15040 £15490 130 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
Leeds Beckett University 65% 0% 15% £9250 £10500 102 Leeds On campus Full-time
Edinburgh Napier University 59% 0% 1% £9250 £16425 146 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Liverpool John Moores University 65% 0% 20% £9250 £16600 153 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool John Moores University 65% 0% 8% £9250 £16100 139 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Greenwich 44% 5% 0% £9250 £14500 106 London On campus Part-time
University of Gloucestershire 44% 5% 0% £9250 £14700 £15000 106 Cheltenham On campus Full-time
University of Reading 69% 2% 14% £9250 £23700 127 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Wales 67% 10% 15% £9000 £13500 106 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Heriot-Watt University 78% 0% 0% £9250 £9250 £15384 £16000 160 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Reading 69% 2% 14% £9250 £23700 127 Reading On campus Full-time
Edinburgh Napier University 59% 0% 0% £9250 £16425 180 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Leeds Beckett University 50% 10% 0% £9250 £10500 93 Leeds On campus Full-time
Ulster University 91% 5% 7% £9250 £15360 129 Coleraine On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 62% 10% 10% £9250 £13200 142 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Portsmouth 67% 0% 5% £9250 £18300 94 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
Glasgow Caledonian University 72% 0% 9% £9250 £12250 161 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Edinburgh Napier University 71% 0% 0% £9250 £16425 142 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Exeter - - - - - - Exeter On campus Part-time
Birmingham City University - - - - - - Birmingham On campus Part-time
University of Aberdeen - - - - - - Aberdeen On campus Full-time
West Suffolk College - - - £6360 - - Bury St Edmunds On campus Part-time
London South Bank University 64% 5% 0% £9250 - 103 London On campus Full-time
University of South Wales 58% - 5% £9000 £12600 102 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Colchester Institute - - - £8250 £8250 - Colchester On campus Full-time
University of South Wales 58% - 5% £9000 £12600 102 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 82% 0% 10% - - 122 Bristol On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University 81% 0% 7% - - 109 Nottingham On campus Full-time
West Suffolk College 86% 5% 20% £8500 - 102 Bury St Edmunds On campus Full-time
Coventry University 95% 0% 0% £9250 - 106 Coventry On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 82% 0% 10% - - 122 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of South Wales 58% - 5% £9000 £12600 102 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 79% - 5% - - - London On campus Part-time
University of Portsmouth 79% - 5% - - - Portsmouth On campus Part-time
Birmingham City University 79% - 5% £7900 £16300 - Birmingham On campus Full-time
Kingston University 79% - 5% £10260 £16300 - Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 79% - 5% - - - Bristol On campus Part-time
University of Wolverhampton 79% - 5% £3275 - - Wolverhampton On campus Part-time
University of Portsmouth 79% - 5% - - - Portsmouth On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University 79% - 5% £10500 £15500 - Nottingham On campus Full-time
Kingston University 79% - 5% £5643 £8965 - Kingston upon Thames On campus Part-time
East Surrey College 79% - 5% £6165 - - Redhill On campus Full-time
Bromley College of Further and Higher Education 87% - 20% - - - Bromley On campus Full-time
Bromley College of Further and Higher Education 90% - 20% - - - Bromley On campus Full-time
Trafford College 90% - 20% £6995 - - Altrincham On campus Full-time
University of Wales - - 20% £9000 £13500 - Cardiff On campus Full-time
Nottingham College - - 20% £8250 - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
University of South Wales 58% - 6% - - 92 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Coventry University 82% 0% 0% £9250 - 98 Coventry On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 47% 5% 8% £9250 - 96 Cambridge On campus Full-time
University of Portsmouth 67% 0% 5% - - 94 Portsmouth On campus Part-time
Nottingham Trent University 88% 0% 15% - - 122 Nottingham On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 73% 0% 5% - - 135 Bristol On campus Full-time
London South Bank University 64% 5% 0% £9250 - 103 London On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 47% 5% 8% £9250 - 96 Cambridge On campus Full-time
University of Central Lancashire 15% - 15% £9250 - 129 Preston On campus Full-time
Sheffield Hallam University 100% 0% 5% - - 101 Sheffield On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 81% 5% 11% £9250 - 94 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 62% 10% 10% £9250 - 142 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 81% 5% 0% £9250 - 94 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 47% 5% 8% £9250 - 96 Cambridge On campus Full-time
University of Portsmouth 59% 0% 1% - - 146 Portsmouth On campus Part-time
Anglia Ruskin University 47% 0% 5% £9250 - 93 Cambridge On campus Full-time
University of Salford 31% 10% 5% - - 129 Salford On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 59% 15% 7% £9250 - 118 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Bolton - - - - - - Bolton On campus Part-time
University of Salford 69% 5% 8% - - 119 Salford On campus Full-time
University of Salford 31% 10% 5% - - 129 Salford On campus Full-time
University of Central Lancashire 15% - 15% £6000 - 129 Preston On campus Full-time
Kingston University 57% 5% 12% £9250 - 97 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
University of Westminster 75% - 15% - - - London On campus Part-time
University of Salford 69% 5% 8% - - 119 Salford On campus Full-time
University of West London 87% 15% 5% - - 72 Ealing On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 47% 0% 5% £9250 - 93 Cambridge On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 73% 0% 5% - - 135 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of South Wales 58% - 6% - - 92 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
University of Bolton - - - £9250 £46600 - Bolton On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University - - - £9250 £13200 - Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of West London 87% 15% 5% - - 72 Ealing On campus Full-time
University of Central Lancashire 15% - 30% £9250 - 139 Preston On campus Full-time
Northumbria University 73% 0% 5% - - 157 Newcastle On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 59% 15% 7% £9250 - 118 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Plymouth University 56% 0% 5% - - 138 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Plymouth University 94% 1% 0% - - 117 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Plymouth University 50% 0% 0% - - 103 Plymouth On campus Full-time
London South Bank University 70% 5% 5% £9250 - 123 London On campus Full-time
Northumbria University 45% 0% 20% - - 137 Newcastle On campus Full-time
University of West London 87% 15% 5% - - 72 Ealing On campus Full-time
Sheffield Hallam University 69% 3% 0% - - 116 Sheffield On campus Part-time
Aston University 76% - 0% £9250 £17400 142 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Glasgow Caledonian University 72% 0% 9% - - 161 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 65% 0% 10% £9250 - 134 Newcastle On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 65% 0% 10% £9250 - 134 Newcastle On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
72 /100
8048 students of Surveying in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Surveying

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £28021 £29638 £34644
25-75 percentile range £25190 - £31599 £24560 - £36064 £27525 - £43176

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £27231 £29834 £35122
25-75 percentile range £25204 - £29643 £25005 - £35280 £28343 - £42617

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Surveying

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Surveying who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Specialisations within Surveying

  • Commercial Management
  • Construction Project Management
  • Strategic Project Management
  • Construction Law and Dispute Resolution

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Surveying who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Surveying (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Surveying at University of Brighton

55% Engineering professionals
10% Sales occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Caring personal services
5% Research and Development (RandD) and Other Research Professi
5% Architects, Chartered Architectural Technologists, Planning
5% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
5% Artistic, literary and media occupations
5% Business and public service associate professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of Surveying in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Surveying

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Surveying studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Land Economy - MLE
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Graduate Diploma - Grad Dip
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - BEng (Hons)

Building Surveying at Sheffield Hallam University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 18 respondents.

The median salary of graduates of Surveying was £28021 15 months after graduation, £29638 3 years after graduation and £34644 5 years after graduation.