60 months
Duration
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Do you want to earn a salary and get valuable on-the-job experience while you study for a quantity surveying degree and other professional qualifications? On this 5-year BA Quantity Surveying (Degree Apprenticeship) (Hons) degree course offered at University of Portsmouth, you'll spend 1 day a week studying for your degree and the other 4 days in work. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

You'll learn about areas such as construction design and Building Information Modelling (BIM). And you'll develop knowledge in areas such as property economics, law and contracts, planning procedures and practice, project management, problem solving, valuation, procurement and contract administration

On this degree apprenticeship course you'll:

  • Learn from practising surveyors and guest speakers
  • Develop skills and knowledge in facilities management, project management and building conservation, and fuse entrepreneurial skills and professional acumen
  • Use laboratory and test house facilities where you’ll study material performance, surveying and Building Information Modelling (BIM) techniques
  • Put theory to the test in your job and on field trips
  • Have access to the University's student support services and community including the Library, study support, sports and recreation facilities, and the Students’ Union
  • Study and work with students from other surveying and civil engineering disciplines, complementing the experience you'll get at work
  • Build a network of professional peers during your time at university, sharing your ideas and knowledge
  • Get practical work experience in your job, giving you an advantage over students who do a traditional degree
  • Get a personal tutor from the University and a workplace mentor

You'll typically go to university 1 day a week for around 30 weeks every year to attend lectures, seminars and workshops. On the weeks you don't go to University, you'll still spend 20% of your time studying or training away from your normal working environment.

Careers and opportunities

This degree gives you the professional knowledge and practical experience you need to advance your career in the building sector as a quantity surveyor. You'll be eligible to register as a Chartered Surveyor when you complete your apprenticeship.

The skills and qualifications you gain on this course will also make you an ideal candidate for project and facilities management roles in your organisation and beyond.

After you finish your apprenticeship, you can get help, advice and support for up to 5 years from our Careers and Employability service as you advance in your career.

Accreditation

This degree is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) so what you learn on the course is relevant to the industry.

When you graduate, you will have the academic and work-based experience that you need to register for the RICS Assessment of Professional Competence (APC). Upon passing the APC, you will be a Chartered Surveyor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Design and Sustainability
  • Professional Development 
  • Property Economics and Financial Accounting
  • Planning for Assessment of Professional Competence (APC)
  • Workplace Project 
  • Applied Building Information Modelling (BIM)
  • Procurement and Pre-Contract Practice
  • Professional Studies and Applied Project
  • Tender Documentation and Measurement 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 112-128 points to include a minimum of 2 A levels, or equivalent. Applicants may need to attend an interview and/or submit a portfolio in support of their application. All applicants to the Degree Apprenticeship courses must have an acceptable Level 2 qualification in English and Mathematics. Acceptable qualifications include GCSE with grade C/4 or above and Functional Skills with Pass - please note that we are not able to accept all kinds of Level 2 qualifications, so if you an unsure whether you have a suitable qualification please get in touch. If you do not have an acceptable qualification you may be required to take an additional assessment during the application process.

Tuition Fee

The cost of course fees is shared between the Government and employers, meaning no cost to you as the degree apprentice. Total tuition fees are £27,000.

Visit official programme website

Living costs for Portsmouth

710 - 1099 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Quantity Surveying (Degree Apprenticeship) (Hons)
-
University of Portsmouth

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!

Tuition fee settings