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Course summary

With the demanding and growing need for the surveying and its importance for construction it has become more than a necessity these days. Surveying involves the precise measurement of spatial data - information that's crucial to a huge range of construction projects, on land and offshore. This programme will provide an internationally competitive education, and to prepare you for a professional career, by providing in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in quantity surveying and commercial management. The programme will enable you to use engineering skills to improve many aspects of surveying and all related construction areas. Even the core focus is on quantity surveying and commercial management, you will also be acquiring a good platform for working in all construction industry. The programme offers different range of core and optional modules, enabling you to experience the real world and effectively connect your university experience with the industry. The extended foundation year course is perfect if you want a degree in quantity surveying but don't have the standard entry requirements.


Year 1: Mental Wealth: Professional Life (Core), Construction Technology (Core), Land and Construction Surveying (Core), Analytical Skills in Built Environment (Core), The Built Environment (Core), Building Science and Materials (Core) Year 2: Mental Wealth: Professional Life (Core), Contract Procedures (Core), Introduction to Building Measurement (Core), Construction Planning and Production (Core), Tendering, Estimating and Cost Control (Core), Economics of property and construction (Core), Optional Placement (Optional) Year 3: Mental Wealth: Professional Life (Core), Capstone Project (Core), Project Management (Core), Commercial and Value Management (Core), Quantity Surveying Practice (Core) For more information about individual modules, please visit our course pages via the link below.

Assessment method

Our assessment covers different methods to enable our students to have the best understating of the subject area. Different project reports, coursework, individual and group presentation and exams are combination methods which we use to make sure our students get the best out of the course. Feedback is provided within 15 working days in line with UEL's assessment and feedback policy.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

For detailed information on entry requirements for our courses, please see the individual course pages. We consider a range of UK and worldwide qualifications at the appropriate level and also take relevant work experience into account when considering an application. Many courses have a Foundation Year option for those students whose qualifications do not meet the BA or BSc entry requirements. Applicants should have, or be working towards, grade C in GCSE English and Mathematics (or equivalent Level 2 qualification such as Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Mathematics or Key Skills Level 2 in Application of Number and Communication) Entry requirements are intended only as a guide for applicants. They are not a guarantee of an offer, nor of the conditions that may apply. When making a decision on your academic suitability, we will make an assessment of you as an individual and will use information other than qualifications; which may include predicted grades, performance at Level 2, relevant work experience, previous study at degree level, personal statement, references and any portfolio, written test or interview, to make our decision. If you have any questions, please contact a member of our Applicant Relations Team from Monday to Friday (9am–5pm) on +44 (0) 20 8223 3333 or email [email protected]

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £13920 Year 1
International £13920 Year 1

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No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management at University of East London - UCAS