Liverpool John Moores university built environment

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Liverpool John Moores university built environment

Welcome to the Department

A leading built environment departmentOur Department is a vibrant community that welcomes bright individuals and creative thinkers. As a student, you’ll be guided to academic and professional success by our practical, accredited courses and high-calibre professors.

The Department also has an impressive research portfolio, strong partnerships with industry leaders and first-rate facilities. Together, these elements cement our reputation as one of the world’s leading built environment departments.

The Department of the Built Environment offers students inspiring, accredited, research-informed courses and outstanding industry links. Our graduates leave us as creative and innovative professionals who are prepared for exciting careers that have a real impact on the world around us.

Head of the Department of Built Environment – Michael

Our specialities and research

Blending creative academic thinking with professional application

In the 2008 research assessment (RAE) our Department was ranked in the top 15 for Architecture and the Built Environment. In the 2014 research assessment (REF2014) we doubled our research power.

The Department of the Built Environment undertakes research into numerous areas, including:

  • Property
  • Quantity surveying
  • Building services engineering
  • Architectural technology
  • Architectural engineering
  • Building surveying
  • Facilities management
  • Construction management

Liverpool John Moores university built environment

The Low Carbon Eco-Innovatory and the Low Carbon Lancashire Innovation Project work with local organisations to create innovative low carbon goods, processes and services to bring about economic and environmental benefits to businesses and the wider community.

Thanks to our international collaborations, several of our programmes allow students to either take placements overseas or study abroad. Our curriculum also benefits from our excellent relationships with local, national and international employers. These links support teaching, provide placement and work-shadowing opportunities and enable our students to gain industry knowledge through site visits and guest speaker sessions.

All of our programmes also carry full professional body accreditation, which, alongside our industry collaborations and overseas partners, boost our graduates’ employability. Evidence that this combination works can be seen from the fact that 84% of our graduates secure professional and managerial level jobs within six months of graduation.

Department of the Built Environment
Byrom Street
L3 3AF
United Kingdom

Telephone: 0151 231 2777