The School of the Built Environment engages in research aimed at improving the process, validity and environmental efficiency across multiple sectors of the built environment.
The Property, Planning and Policies research group focuses on the complex phyiscal interrelationships between people, space and the environment. Our aim is to provide a valuable contribution to our understanding of the core concept of place within modern society.Find out more
Advancing knowledge related to the building life-cycle through the application of digital technology and process transformation as well as the application of novice management approaches.Find out more
The Global Environmental Challenges Research Group addresses global social-environmental challenges and opportunities at various scales.Find out more
We are currently working on a number of projects within the Centre of the Built Environment. View them all on our project page. You can also see our individual research groups to see a filtered list of projects aligned to our specialisms.View projects
Ready to make an exciting contribution to knowledge? Find out about PhD courses, including advice from doctoral researchers and guidance on fees and applications.Find out more
Birmingham City University is home to a wealth of knowledge and experienced staff who have worked with industry to solve problems.Find out more
The School of the Built Environment runs a variety of research seminars, conferences and more across its research centres. View our latest events and how our research impacts the wider world.Find out more
If you have any questions about our research, current projects or research events feel free to get in touch.Email us
Interested in a research collaboration or consultancy? Contact our team and we'll attempt to link you with an academic who're alligned with your interests.Email us
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