Kingston University

Kingston University

Quantity Surveying

The course provides an opportunity to graduates from disciplines other than surveying to convert their transferable skills and extend their abilities in a critical way to the quantity surveying profession. You will develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of procurement, construction contracts and their administration. You will acquire sound knowledge of construction economics and cost planning.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 or 1st Class degree; this can be in any discipline, although a related subject is an advantage; some experience of working in the industry would also be useful; interviews; applicants whose 1st language is not English must have an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Business consultancy; construction law; economics of construction; european law; european project; procurement and financial management; project management; sustainable construction technology; research modules; conference paper; dissertation or project.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes essays; seminar papers and presentations; case studies; the major research-based project or dissertation; and a conference paper that students present at the Annual Master's Conference.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,200 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,600 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,850 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

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0844 855 2177