Taught course

Quantity Surveying (Mechanical and Electrical)

Institution
University of Salford · School of the Built Environment
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Applications for this course must have a minimum of a second class undergraduate honours degree in a relevant discipline and quantity surveying experience, or a minimum of a second class undergraduate honours degree in an unrelated discipline and significant mechanical and electrical quantity surveying experience, or a recognised appropriate professional qualification such as MRICS. Suitable for practising quantity surveyors and/or senior construction professionals (e.g. construction/project managers and civil engineers) who want to develop and formalise their skills in this area. This course is for you if you have a desire to enhance your current knowledge-base and specialise in the area of mechanical and electrical quantity surveying. You will have a strong academic and/or professional background in the built environment, with direct experience of quantity surveying processes enabling you to build on the experience you already have. Strong leadership, communication and organisational skills are needed.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

3 good reasons to study Quantity Surveying (Mechanical and Electrical) at Salford:

  • The full Masters degree is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • Organise and plan mechanical and electrical projects
  • Follow a programme designed for those wanting to specialise in this area of quantity surveying.

Course Summary

Upon graduation, you will be a mechanical and electrical specialist.

The programme of study will equip you with a professional understanding of procurement, financial and risk management, and lifecycle cost management, as they apply to the construction industry.

In addition to formalising your knowledge of traditional quantity surveying, you’ll receive a solid grounding in cutting-edge developments applying to mechanical and electrical works.

Information for international students

International students must provide evidence of proficiency in English - IELTS 6.0 with no band below 5.5 or an equivalent qualification are proof of this

Fees and funding

Fees 2014-15

Full-time £7,650

Part-time £1,275 per 30 credits

Full-time International £11,090

Full-time PgDip £5,100

Distance Learning £1,275 per 30 credits

International Distance Learning £1,848 per 30 credits

Fees 2015-16

Full-time £7,650

Part-time £1,275 per 30 credits

Full-time International £12,000

Full-time PgDip £5,100

Distance Learning £1,275 per 30 credits

International Distance Learning £2,000 per 30 credits

Additional costs

You should also consider further costs which may include books, stationery, printing, binding and general subsistence on trips and visits.

Scholarships and Bursaries

We offer awards to help you study through our:

  • Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship
  • University of Salford student loyalty discount
  • Country bursary scheme for International students only

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12-16 months
distance learning
28-32 months

PGDip

distance learning
16-24 months
full time
8-12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment100

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
enquiries@salford.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 161 295 4600
Fax
+44 (0) 161 295 5011