Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management

This Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management MSc is the ideal degree if you want to reach beyond the limits of your particular discipline and move into a senior management role in this highly challenging and dynamic industry. LJMU has adopted an innovative and flexible approach for the delivery of this course which is designed to meet the evolving needs of the industry. The programme will develop your knowledge and practical skills and enable you to undertake a variety of quantity surveying and commercial management roles in the construction sector. The course addresses projects from the perspectives of both demand and supply, and focuses primarily upon the procurement and financial control of construction projects. As such the programme is ideally suited to students involved in the procurement of built assets, for example on behalf of project sponsors in the public sector.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in a relevant subject with a minimum 2.2 classification or a professional qualification of equivalent standing together with such relevant professional experience as deemed appropriate by the School. Non-UK applicants are expected to have demonstrated competence in English language equivalent to a minimum of IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Modules: sustainable procurement; financial management and bim; construction contract strategy; quantity surveying professional skills; collaborative bim project; prince 2; research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

You will be assessed through a combination of examinations and coursework. Assessment methods will, however, vary within each module and range from examination, assignments, essays and problem solving scenarios, to projects and case study based tasks


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool L3 2AJ North West

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