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Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management (Honours), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #601 (WUR) ,
The Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management (Honours) degree at University of Westminster covers cost management for construction projects as a professional either at pre-construction phase for clients or developers or using your technical and cost management knowledge, being able to cost various works during the construction phase. 


Quantity surveyors have specialist skills and knowledge in the technologies of domestic, industrial and commercial building, construction processes, planning, project life-cycle assessment, and people and business management. In addition to the core themes of quantity surveying and technology, this professional role requires a range of costing skills including team working and effective communication.

These skills are integrated into the learning strategies of this Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management (Honours) degree at University of Westminster, enabling you typically to work in quantity surveying. Alongside the knowledge and understanding of quantity surveying theories, and the practical and technical skills needed to become a quantity surveyor and commercial manager, you will gain the transferable and cognitive skills necessary for lifelong personal and professional development.

Career Path 

Graduates can progress directly towards full professional qualification with the RICS - Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and CIOB - Chartered Institute of Builders professional accreditation that can help you to secure employment.

Graduates have developed careers with many types of organisations including:

  • Surveying firms
  • Property Consultancies 
  • Commercial companies 
  • Central Government 
  • Local authorities

Large property-owning organisations such as Housing associations, retailers and leisure groups.


This course is fully accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, the Chartered Institute of Building and the Association of Building Engineers.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Average part-time duration 60 months
    • Part-time variant
  • Credits
    360 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Design Principles 
  • Graduate Attributes & Digital Literacy
  • Built Environment
  • Project, Commercial and Organisational Environment
  • Building Science and Structures 
  • Construction Technology and Services
  • Digital Practice 
  • Project Procurement, Management and Law 
  • Construction Project Based Learning


  • Malcolm Smith, Course Leader
  • Ian Cannings, Senior Lecturer, Department of Property and Construction

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


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  • Minimum required score:


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Academic Requirements


  • A Levels: BBC
  • International Baccalaureate: 28 points
  • Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma: DMM


  • International Baccalaureate – 28 points

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13400 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Part-Time (Price per 20-credit module)
  • UK/EU: £1,540
  • International: £2,240

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/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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