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MScQuantity Surveying

Nottingham Trent University
United Kingdom, Nottingham
Tuition fee £12,900.00 per year
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This is a fast-track conversion course for graduates from disciplines unrelated to construction and real estate, which leads to Chartered Surveyor status.

This course develops the contract and cost management skills needed to become a quantity surveyor, a role that sits in the heart of the construction process. You will learn about the various procurement options available in the UK and overseas, and develop approaches that seek to maximise client value while reducing cost to a construction project.

The course offers:

- the MSc course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
- the chance to go on an international field trip, included in your fees. Recent destinations have included Frankfurt and Prague.
- part-time, full-time and CPD study options are available.
- there are opportunities to work with a mentor from industry.
- the opportunity to undertake work placements and an internship as part of your studies.

Programme structure

Law and Ethics (15 credit points)
Property and Construction Economics (15 credit points)
Research Methods and Study Skills (15 credit points)
Building Technology (15 credit points)
Professional Practice (15 credit points)
Contract Administration (15 credit points)
Measurement (15 credit points)
Procurement and Cost Studies (15 credit points)
Postgraduate Dissertation / Consultancy Project or Internship (60 credit points)

Career opportunities

The construction cost management and quantity surveying profession provides exciting and rewarding career opportunities.

This course provides an opportunity for graduates from disciplines unrelated to real estate and construction to embark on a professional career in quantity surveying.

Our graduates are highly regarded by employers, enjoy excellent career prospects and have gone on to work for a wide range of major national and international organisations.

Recent graduate destinations include:

E C Harris
King West
Rider Levett Bucknall
Wates Group
Faithful + Gould.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States