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Construction Management and Engineering (Hons)

Waterford Institute of Technology

48 months
Duration
10250 EUR/year
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About

The B.S. in Construction Management and Engineering (Hons) at Waterford Institute of Technology prepares graduates for a career as professional construction managers and engineers in the Irish and worldwide construction industry.

Overview

The Construction Management and Engineering (Hons) program offered by Waterford Institute of Technology prepares students for responsible engineering and management roles in all phases of construction projects. It emphasises management, engineering and technological techniques useful in organising, planning and controlling the activities of diverse specialists working in the project environment of the Irish and international construction industry.

Each student is required to complete a 30-week paid industrial placement with a construction company in the second period (February to September) of the third year.  The companies comprise general contractors in civil engineering, building and residential property, project management companies, specialist contractors, engineering design offices and materials manufacturers.

Careers

  • Project Management

  • Construction Engineering

  • Design & Build

  • Information Technology

  • Facilities Management

  • Property Development

  • National & International Projects

  • Business Development

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Measurement
  • Construction Economics
  • Introduction to Management
  • Management Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Theory of Structures
  • Construction Technology
  • Engineering Services
  • Introduction to ICT
  • Intro to Construction Materials
  • Communications & Study Skills
  • Intro to Construction Law
  • Introduction to Construction Law
  • Tendering & Estimating
  • Services Technology
  • Introduction to Project Management
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Design of Structures
  • Construction Methods
  • Introduction to Surveying
  • Procurement Strategy
  • Engineering Structure
  • Construction Tech Systems
  • Construction Health & Safety
  • Measurement & Costing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
51
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
70

Credits

240 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
51
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
70

Other requirements

General requirements

Minimum entry requirements:

  • 2 subjects: H5
  • 4 subjects: O6/H7
  • English or Irish: O5/H7
  • Mathematics: O5/H7

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10250 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Waterford

670 - 1050 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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