BSc. Quantity Surveying

BEng Chemical Engineering

About this program

This is a four year degree program for those who want to gain knowledge in quantity surveying to pursue a career in industry or continue in graduate studies. The degree is awarded after the successful completion of 132 credit hours of undergraduate work listed in the curriculum below, including a compulsory industrial internship and Capstone project.

Career Opportunities

Quantity surveying graduates are in high demand by the industry. Graduates will pursue their career in the field as quantity surveyors, cost planners, entrepreneurs, teachers and researchers. Most often, they find employment opportunities in the construction industries relating to their specialization; as quantity surveyors, contract administrators, commercial mangers and project managers.

What will you Study?

1st Year - The program will follow a common Level 1 structure of University undergraduate engineering curriculum
2nd Year
Semester 3 Semester 4
University English 3 2 Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2
Linear Algebra and vector calculus 3 Differential equations 4
Physics Laboratory 1 Environmental Science 2
Physics 2 3 Professional Development for Engineers 2
Engineering Mechanics 3 Geology 2
Construction Materials 3 Land Surveying Principles & Laboratory 3
Civil Engineering Drawing 1
Total Credits (6 Courses) 15 Total Credits (7 Courses) 16
Exit with Diploma in Science (66 Credit Hours)

3rd Year
Semester 5 Semester 6
Probability & Statistics 3 Building Information Modelling 3
Elective 1 3 Construction Budgeting 3
Quantification and Cost management 3 Estimation of buildings 4
Construction Technology 3 Contract Practice and Contract administration 3
Introduction to Construction laws and legal methods 3 Construction Planning and Scheduling 4
Economics for Quantity Surveyors 2
Total Credits (6 Courses) 17 Total Credits (5 Courses) 17

4th Year
Semester 7 Semester 8
Industrial Internship 2 International Practices in Measurements & Contracts 3
Arbitration and Dispute Resolution 3 Elective 3 3
Elective 2 3 Organizational Behaviour and Management 3
Building Services Estimation 3 Capstone Project 2 2
Procurement and Tendering 3 Sustainable Construction 3
Capstone Project 1 3
Total (6 Courses) 17 Total (5 Courses) 15
Exit with BS in Quantity Surveying (132 Credit Hours)

  • Strategic Facilities Management.
  • Building Organization & Management
  • Software Application for Quantity Surveying
  • Project Evaluation
  • Valuation and Estate Management
  • Financial Management
  • Business and Construction Economics

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