University College of Estate Management

Degree level: Undergraduate

Construction Management

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Course summary

TEF Provisional

University College of Estate Management has opted into the TEF and received a Provisional award.

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This programme provides students with a rigorous understanding of the principles, practices and ethics involved in construction management in a worldwide context up to bachelor's degree standard. The programme provides the academic underpinning necessary to prepare students for a career as a chartered builder or in other related professions and provides students with the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills. The programme is primarily designed for people employed in the construction industry, such as those working in large contracting organisations and commercial developers, and local authority or armed forces personnel. Such employment is not mandatory, but it is desirable. CIOB re-accreditation in progress. You choose to start this programme in Year 1 or to study a foundation year with us. Please note that accreditation with the professional bodies listed is pending if you enter into the foundation year.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 points

National Certificates and National Diplomas will be considered but must have good merit and distinction profiles (excluding common skills). Any HNCs and HNDs will be considered. Or Completed an Advanced Apprenticeship in Surveying* or an Advanced Apprenticeship in Construction Technical* through which a Construction and Built Environment Diploma with a minimum DD profile was obtained or through which a Construction and Built Environment Extended Diploma with a minimum MMM profile was obtained, or an equivalent qualification Or A current Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Associate qualification (AssocRICS) and be in relevant employment** * Completion of this apprenticeship will need to be evidenced through a verified copy of the apprenticeship completion certificate as issued by the apprenticeship certification body. ** Relevant employment is employment in a job role that will support the applicant in developing the required skills, knowledge and behaviours. Mathematics Grade C or above at GCSE or equivalent (Grade 4 for applicants holding newly reformed GCSEs in England) And one of the following: Grade C or above in English (Language or Literature) at GCSE or its equivalent (Grade 4 for applicants holding newly reformed GCSEs in England) Grade 6.0 or above, with at least 5.5 in the reading and writing modules, in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test administered by the British Council in the Social Sciences academic module 79 or above in the Internet option, 213 or above in the computer-based option or 550 or above in the paper-based option, of the Teaching of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) test Grade C or above in Use of English at A/S Level Applicants who do not meet the requirements stated above, but who wish to be considered for this programme should refer to the UCEM Code of Practice: Admissions and Recognition of Prior Learning for the policy on non-standard admission.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


English language requirements

All UCEM programmes are taught and assessed in English. In addition to the programme entry requirements listed above, all applicants will therefore be required to demonstrate adequate proficiency in the language before being admitted to a programme. You should have: •GCSE Grade 4 (or C) or above in English Language or English Literature, or an equivalent qualification. •Grade 5.5 or above, with at least 5.5 in the reading and writing modules, in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) academic test administered by the British Council •79 or above in the Internet option, 213 or above in the computer-based option or 550 or above in the paper-based option, of the Teaching of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) test •Grade C or above in English (Language or Literature) at A/S Level •A cognate sub-degree (Level 5) qualification taught and assessed in English from the University of Hong Kong or City University of Hong Kong.

How to meet the language requirements

https://www.ucem.ac.uk/study-with-ucem/international-students/language-requirements/


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £19550 Whole course
International £19550 Whole course
England £19550 Whole course
Northern Ireland £19550 Whole course
Scotland £19550 Whole course
Wales £19550 Whole course
Channel Islands £19550 Whole course

Additional fee information

£1,150 per module x 17 modules (usually students take 2 modules per semester). Total programme fee £19,550
Construction Management at University College of Estate Management - UCAS