B.Sc. Quantity Surveying (Consultancy Management)

  • On Campus
  • 36 months
  • GBP10350 Year (International)
  • English (IELTS accepted)
University of Greenwich | London, United Kingdom
This degree is designed for anyone intending to work in the quantity surveying field and provides an ideal foundation for a career associated with the business and management of construction. The programme has a particular emphasis on the financial, legal and management aspects of the construction business, which are combined with a good understanding of the technology of construction.

Description of Quantity Surveying (Consultancy Management)

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This degree is designed for anyone intending to work in the quantity surveying field and provides an ideal foundation for a career associated with the business and management of construction. The programme has a particular emphasis on the financial, legal and management aspects of the construction business, which are combined with a good understanding of the technology of construction.

The structure of the degree is based on an innovative mix of core courses and intensive project work and is designed to enable students to take advantage of the excellent opportunities available in the construction industry.

Career options

Graduates can pursue careers as quantity surveyors or contract and project managers in the private or commercial sectors or central or local government.

Detailed Course Facts

Tuition fee
  • GBP 10350 Year (International)
  • GBP 9000 Year (EEA)

EU/Home: £9,000 International: £10,350

Scholarships available - please see our website www.gre.ac.uk/scholarships

Start date September  2015
Duration full-time 36 months
Languages
  • English
Take an IELTS test
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time

Course Content

Year 1

  • Sustainable Construction 1 (15 credits)
  • Sustainable Construction 2 (15 credits)
  • Economics 1 (15 credits)
  • Management 1: Introduction to Management (15 credits)
  • Studio 1 (Quantity Surveying - Project Based) (15 credits)
  • Studio 2 (Quantity Surveying - Project Based) (15 credits)
  • Law: Principles of English Law (15 credits)
  • Cultural Context (15 credits)

Year 2

  • Technology 1: The Built Environment (15 credits)
  • Land Economics and Planning (15 credits)
  • Management 2: Theory and Principles (15 credits)
  • Measurement and Documentation 1 (15 credits)
  • Measurement and Documentation 2 (15 credits)
  • Studio 3 (Quantity Surveying - Project Based) (15 credits)
  • Studio 4 (Quantity Surveying - Project Based) (15 credits)
  • Construction Contract Administration (15 credits)

Optional Sandwich Year (Work Placement)

Final Year

  • Dissertation (30 credits)
  • Studio 5 (Quantity Surveying - Project Based) (15 credits)
  • Studio 6 (Quantity Surveying - Project Based) (15 credits)
  • Project and Construction Management (15 credits)
  • Construction Economics 1 (15 credits)
  • Construction Economics 2 (15 credits)
  • Construction Contract Law (15 credits)

Assessment

Students are assessed through exams and coursework.

Attendance

3 years full-time / 4 years sandwich / 5 years part-time

English Language Requirements

IELTS take IELTS test
6
CAE score
180(Grade C)
TOEFL paper-based test score (read more)
550

IMPORTANT NOTE: Per 6 April 2015 only the English language tests from IELTS and Trinity College London are accepted for Tier 4 Visa applications to the United Kingdom. Other tests (including TOEFL, TOEIC, Pearson, City & Guilds) are no longer accepted for Tier 4 visa applications to the United Kingdom. The university might still accept these tests to admit you to the university, but if you require a Tier 4 visa to enter the UK and begin your degree programme, these tests will not be sufficient to obtain your Visa. Since the Trinity College London language tests must be taken in one of their exam centres in the UK, IELTS is now the only language test accepted for Tier 4 visas to the UK that can be taken worldwide.

The IELTS test is most widely accepted by universities and is also accepted for Tier 4 visas to the UK- learn more.

Requirements for Quantity Surveying (Consultancy Management)

Applicants should have:

A minimum of 230 UCAS points

PLUS at least three GCSEs at grade C or above (including English and mathematics) or equivalent qualifications.

Language skills

If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your fluency in English before you can begin a programme. The main systems for measuring this are IELTS with a minimum score of 6.0 for degree programmes or TOEFL with a minimum score of 550 for degree programmes. Recently the TOEFL computer-based test has been abolished to make way for the introduction of the Internet-based test, gradually eliminating the traditional paper-based method. Other qualifications may be satisfactory. We can tell you what is acceptable.

Work Experience for Quantity Surveying (Consultancy Management)

No work experience is required.

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