Learn the ins and outs of building surveying with our TAFE and undergraduate courses.

VU is ranked among the top three universities in Victoria for education in engineering and technology (THE World University Rankings 2019), and we are the only university in the state to offer the unique Bachelor of Building Surveying.

Bachelor of Building Surveying
Become a specialist in building and construction regulations, safety and design with this three-year degree in building surveying.
Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Face to Face

Graduate Certificate in Building Surveying
Develop your industry skills in building surveying and prepare for success.
Duration 0.5 years Campus City Flinders Delivery mode Face to Face

Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying
This course provides training in building theory and surveying related to residential, industrial and commercial buildings.
Duration 2 years Campus Sunshine, Other Delivery mode Face to Face

Studying surveying at VU

At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.

We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.

You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.


Many of our graduates gain employment in the following roles:

  • building surveyor
  • building certifier.

Career opportunities for building surveyors have grown dramatically in recent years and are forecast to keep growing.

Our Bachelor of Building Surveying will ensure you are ready to work in construction, professional, scientific and technical services, or public administration and safety.

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