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Quantity Surveying (Hons)

Waterford Institute of Technology

48 months
Duration
10250 EUR/year
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About

The B.S. in Quantity Surveying (Hons) at Waterford Institute of Technology is designed to produce graduates who can successfully operate as professional quantity surveyors/costs consultants in the future Irish and global construction industry. 

Overview

The Quantity Surveying (Hons) program offered by Waterford Institute of Technology is using industry leading software and progressive teaching methods distilled by Lecturers with decades of combined industry and academic experience.

Our program boasts a 100% Graduate Employment record for each of the last nine academic years, placing our graduates amongst the most highly sought after in the industry. Students will be able to communicate effectively, have a working knowledge of relevant Information and Communications Technologies (ICT). 

The course provides students with 30 weeks paid work placement in top tier local and internationally based Contracting and Professional Quantity Surveying firms in year three of the programme and is fully accredited by the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI) allowing our graduates to progress and become Chartered Quantity Surveyors on completion of this programme.

Careers

Our graduates can expect a career as a highly valued and integral member of the Design Team on construction projects of all sectors and values both nationally and internationally. They key values of the BSc (Honours) in Quanity Surveying are of cost management, contractual knowledge, negotiation skills and ability to communicate, all of which are an integral part of the course we offer here at WIT.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Management
  • Introduction to Economics
  • Measurement & Estimating 
  • Mathematics for Surveyors
  • Management Studies
  • Residential Technology 
  • Communications & Study Skills
  • Introduction to Land Surveying
  • Introduction to ICT
  • Procurement Strategy
  • Cost Planning
  • Commercial Technology 
  • Services Technology 
  • Development Economics
  • QS Professional Practice
  • Value Management
  • Marketing & Finance
  • Project & Corporate Management
  • Construction Law
  • Services Technology & Integration

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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