University of Salford

University of Salford

Quantity Surveying (Mechanical and Electrical)

This course aims to equip you with a professional understanding of procurement, financial and risk management and lifecycle cost management as they apply to the construction industry. In addition to formalising your knowledge of traditional quantity surveying, you�ll receive a solid grounding in developments applying to mechanical and electrical works.

Entry requirements

A degree, grade 2.2 or above, or equivalent in a relevant discipline, or in an unrelated discipline with relevant work experience within the built environment, or a recognised appropriate professional qualification such as Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) or the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).

Course modules

Modules include: Procurement in construction and property; quantity surveying in mechanics and electrics; process and project systems; financial and risk management; dissertation.

Assessment methods

You will be assessed through: Written coursework (100 per cent); continuous informal assessment by your tutors.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Distance learning - 16 months
MSc Distance learning £ 1,275 per Credit module (home fees) 28 months
MSc Distance learning £ 2,000 per Credit module (overseas fees) 28 months
MSc Distance learning £ 1,275 per Credit (EU fees) 28 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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0161 295 4545