Master Building Information Management Part Time - Máster en Gestión de la Información en Construcción
This program helps to enhance the knowledge and competencies of building services and related professionals engaged in complex multi-disciplinary building projects that involve the provision of effective and efficient solutions to an ever-evolving urban built environment.
Applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering / Civil Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Building Services Engineering / Architectural Science / Physical Science or a related field, with second class honors or above.
Professionals in the industry who wish to obtain a comprehensive training in intelligent building design, operation and facility management to enhance the future, including mechanical engineers, architects, building operation professionals, building services engineers, civil engineers, electrical engineers, and those who wish to join the profession. Fresh graduates who have good academic record are also our targets.
The MSc program in Intelligent Building Technology and Management is a postgraduate degree program designed for professionals in the building services industry. They can be mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, building services engineers, civil engineers, architects and other building operation professionals who wish to pursue comprehensive studies in intelligent building design, operation and facilities management. Our program consists of core courses that equip students with the basic theme and foundation on intelligent building technology and management concepts, and a variety of electives that cover topics from safety and health issues, risk management, energy management, to impact analysis and use of advanced building materials, indoor air quality, facility management, etc. The program aims to provide a balance between both frontier technology updates and management strategies, in both a quantitative and qualitative way.
All students are required to take a total of 30 credits to complete the MSc(IBTM) program. The program consists of two core courses that all students are required to take. The remaining credits will be taken from the elective courses.
IBTM 5010 Intelligent Building Facility Management
IBTM 5050 Intelligent Building System
IBTM 5150 Advanced HVAC Systems
IBTM 5200 Advanced Energy Conversion Systems
IBTM 5300 Computational Methods in Building Environment Design
IBTM 5330 Energy Management in Buildings
IBTM 5430 Indoor Air Quality Technology and Management
IBTM 5460 Materials in Built Environment
IBTM 5470 Mechanical Vibration
IBTM 5500 Occupational Safety and Health Issues in Buildings
IBTM 5530 Risk Management and Decision-Making in Intelligent Building
IBTM 5550 Financial Assessment of Intelligent Building Systems
IBTM 5620 Electrical Facilities in Intelligent Buildings
IBTM 6010 Special Topics in Intelligent Building Systems*
IBTM 6010A Special Topics in Intelligent Building Systems: Leadership & System Design
IBTM 6010C Special Topics in Intelligent Building Systems: Entrepreneurship and Smart Building Technologies
IBTM 6010D Special Topics in Intelligent Building Systems: Micro Sensors for Smart Buildings
IBTM 6950 Independent Studies*
All Core and Elective courses carry 3 credits each, except IBTM 6950 which is worth 3 or 6 credits.
*A maximum of six credits of IBTM 6010 and a maximum of six credits of IBTM 6950 (which may be taken once only) may be counted toward the graduation requirement.
Courses are offered subject to needs and availability.