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  • Built Environment conference tackles climate change
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 31 JUL

    The Centre for the Built Environment recently hosted this year’s conference for the UK Indoor Environments Group (UKIEG). This year’s event ‘Adapting our Built Environment for Climate Change:...

  • Student nominated for 'Women in Property' award
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 29 JUN

    Second year BSc Planning and Property student, Charlene Hurd, has been nominated for an award at the annual ‘National Student Awards‘ hosted by Women in Property.

  • InnovationFest goes global
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 29 JUN

    Birmingham City University's InnovationFest went global this year, as it co-hosted an online Awards Innovation Expo at Wuhan University of Science and Technology (WUST) in China.

  • CEBE Professor Awarded Honorary Title
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 15 MAY

    The University of South Australia recently appointed BCU’s Professor of Plant and Machinery Management David Edwards as Adjunct Chair. The honorary title recognises his work and international...

  • An £11bn investment in construction can kick start the UK’s economic r...
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 14 MAY

    An £11.27bn investment in construction and a series of strategic decisions around new home building can kick start the UK’s economic recovery and deliver a £33bn return for the Government,...

  • Winner of Millennium Point Scholarship announced
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 08 APR

    The Millennium Point Scholarship is an annual competition which aims to encourage young people to pursue Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) at higher education level. The...

  • UK building industry must ‘assist coronavirus war effort’, says expert...
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 30 MAR

    Construction expert, and BCU visiting professor, Mike Leonard, advises that the manufacturing and construction industry must assist the UK government in an urgent coronavirus 'war effort'.

  • Built Environment’s expert on building resilience to flooding
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 26 FEB

    CEBE Associate Dean Professor David Proverbs commented across various media outlets about the latest round of flooding to batter the Midlands last week. 

  • Student’s research uncovers fire safety failings
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 18 FEB

    Research carried out by a Quantity Surveying student at BCU has found that one-third of construction industry professionals believes there is ‘inadequate’ knowledge and training around fire...

  • Seize HS2 opportunities, says Deputy VC
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 12 FEB

    Deputy Vice Chancellor Professor Julian Beer has welcomed news that the controversial HS2 rail scheme will go ahead, and said the West Midlands region must now take advantage of the...

  • STEAMhouse to open in India
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 18 DEC 2019

    Indian motorbike and cycle manufacturer Hero Group and BCU are collaborating to establish the Munjal BCU School of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (MBSI), STEAMhouse India, to encourage...

  • CEBE students take construction prize
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 13 NOV 2019

    Built Environmental students showcase their knowledge and talents to scoop top prizes at the ACS Region 8, Design Build Competition last week.

  • Students earn scholarships and shine among the best in Italy
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 18 SEP 2019

    Four scholarships were awarded to students on the MPlan/BSc Property Development and Planning course this year. Scarlett Lambeth, Zuzana Muckova, Lolade Williams and Joseff Mcalinden were chosen...

  • Prestigious Planning status granted to BCU academic
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 AUG 2019

    Claudia Carter, Associate Professor at Birmingham City University’s School of Engineering and the Built Environment, has been granted the prestigious status of Chartered Town Planner by the Royal...

  • CEBE app is roaring success
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 09 AUG 2019

    Project TIGERS received a Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence from Advance HE on Monday. Advance HE supports UK universities in putting institutional strategy into practice for the...

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