Sheffield Hallam University

BIFM Qualifications offered:
BIFM Level 4† Diploma
BIFM Level 5† Diploma
BIFM Level 7† Diploma
Sheffield, Client Venues (group bookings)
Start dates:
June and November intake
Delivery Style:
Blended Learning

About Facilities Management Development at Sheffield Hallam University

The Facilities Management Development subject group applies the latest thinking to develop FM knowledge, people and practice.

We provide a tailored approach to meet your challenges, and can draw upon the wider expertise within the University to ensure you receive a comprehensive education solution that sets FM developments in the context of the wider organisation. We offer an unbiased and realistic independent perspective on the industry.

We offer a range of learning and development opportunities to meet the needs of individuals and organisations at Undergraduate and Postgraduate level. The undergraduate Certificate and Foundation stages integrate the respective BIFM level 4 and 5 diplomas into the wider course curriculum by Dual Award at no additional cost or effort. The first year of the postgraduate MBA similarly incorporates the BIFM level 7 diploma as a Dual Award.

Contact us directly to discuss how these cumulative opportunities can benefit you.


Undergraduate Certificate in Facilities Management

This course is specifically designed to meet the needs of people working in facilities management in a supervisory or management position. It is an ideal, comprehensive first qualification in this area and incorporates the BIFM Level 4 Diploma.

Foundation Degree in Facilities Management
This course progresses following the Certificate. It further develops the skills and abilities to promote operating at higher levels in facilities management, and incorporates the BIFM Level 5 Diploma.

BA (Honours) Facilities Management
This is a one year top-up programme for people who have completed the Foundation Degree in Facilities Management and wish to progress to the next level and gain an honours degree.Completion of this course meets the academic requirement for the BIFM Certified grade of membership (CBIFM).

Postgraduate Certificate in Facilities Management and BIFM Level 7 Diploma This course is for experienced facilities managers who are looking for the opportunity to study for a university qualification incorporating the BIFM Level 7 Diploma over one academic year. Completion of this course meets the academic requirement for the BIFM Certified grade of membership (CBIFM).

Executive MBA in Facilities Management

This course is for facilities managers wanting to improve their skills and career prospects and for†existing graduates who want to progress within facilities management.†The Sheffield Hallam University MBA in Facilities Management has been mapped against the Level 7 Senior Masterís Degree Apprenticeship Standard which makes it eligible for apprenticeship funding.† Please contact Dr Mel Bull on 0114 225 4983 or email: for further information.Ē

Can the course be delivered in-house for employers?
Yes (contact us)
Is there funding available?
Yes (contact us)
Is there a payment plan available?
Yes (contact us)
Is there the opportunity for learners to study a unit at a time?
Recognised learning provider with the MODís Enhanced Learning Credits Administration Scheme (ELCAS)?

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Find out more

You can contact the centre directly to ask questions about the course and how they deliver the qualifications:
Contact:Paul Wyton†(Undergrad enquiries)
Mel Bull (Postgrad enquiries)
Tel: 0114 225 4565 Tel: 0114 225 4983