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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Quantity Surveying

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Quantity surveying is an important business asset – sound professional advice in the area is essential in a number of industries, from construction to law. You'll develop your skill in efficient construction, law and the financial management of built environments. You'll get the knowledge and confidence required of professionals in the construction business – and follow in the footsteps of our past graduates, many of whom now hold senior positions in the industry. On this course, you will visit sites and study locally based case studies that will introduce you to the professional markets and environments; Attend and contribute to current debates by visiting guest speakers; Gain a solid understanding of contemporary issues in the construction sector. This course is professionally accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Following successful completion of this course and a period of work-based experience, you can apply for the designated title Chartered Surveyor. This course will prepare you to take senior positions in the industry. As a RICS accredited professional with interdisciplinary management skills for land and property, your skillset will be in demand. Previous graduates have gone on to work for employers such as Turner & Townsend and Transport for London. Specific roles that previous students have taken include: quantity surveying, property development, project management, and consultancy.

Different course options

Full time | University of Portsmouth | 1 year | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

Construction Technology, Measurement and Tendering - Core
Dissertation - Core
Construction Management and Safety - Core
Construction Law, Contracts and Dispute Resolution - Core
Pre-Contract and Post-Contract Quantity Surveying Practice - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,800

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£16,400

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A good honours degree or equivalent academic qualification in a technical or analytical discipline. Exceptionally, applicants from non-technical/analytical disciplines but with proven and substantiated experience in the property or construction fields will be considered.

University information

With just under 4,000 postgraduate students on campus, the University of Portsmouth is an ideal choice for postgraduate students. The University has great research credentials, excelling in areas such as astrophysics, forensics and sports science. A massive 89% of its research in physics and 90% of its research in allied health professions was rated as either ‘World Leading’ or ‘Internationally Excellent’ by the Research Excellence Framework...more

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