B.Sc. On Campus

Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics

Atlantic Technological University

36 months
6950 EUR/year
250 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics programme from the Atlantic Technological University incorporates both group and individual project work relevant to the surveying profession and is delivered in an equal mix of lectures and practical work


As the businessperson of the construction world the Quantity Surveyor is a mix of an Accountant, a Solicitor and a Building Manager. Quantity Surveyors have expertise in cost planning and controlling of construction projects, estimating, procurement, tendering and contracts administrative processes. In Year 3 of the Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics programme from the Atlantic Technological University, a four-month work placement provides an opportunity for practical learning for each student.     

Job Opportunities

Quantity Surveying offers a choice/ mix of office or site-based roles.

Graduates find employment at a technical level with:

  • Professional Consultancy Practices

  • Building and Civil Engineering Contractors

  • A variety of Sub-Contracting specialists

  • Property Developers

  • Insurance Companies

  • Local Authorities

  • Government Departments

  • State/Semi-State Organisations

  • Utility Providers (i.e. ESB, Bord Gáis, Eircom etc)

  • Builders Suppliers

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Learning and Innovation Skills
  • Quantity Surveying Practice & Procedures
  • Law for The Built Environment
  • Building Measurement
  • Construction Technology
  • Building Services

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum Leaving Certificate entry requirement for all Higher Certificates (Level 6) and ab initio Bachelor degrees (Level 7) is Grade O6/H7 or better in five Leaving Certificate subjects including Mathematics and English or Irish with a minimum of 160 points.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6950 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 250 EUR per year during 36 months.

Student Contribution: €3,000/year

Living costs for Galway

800 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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.

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