B.Sc. On Campus

Construction Management and Engineering (Hons)

Waterford Institute of Technology

48 months
10250 EUR/year
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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.


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.


  • 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


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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

    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.


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Updated over a year ago

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