University of Portsmouth: Quantity Surveying

InstitutionUniversity of Portsmouth View institution profile
Department Faculty of Technology
Web https://www.port.ac.uk/study/postgraduate
Email admissions@port.ac.uk
Telephone 023 9284 5566
Study type Taught

Summary

**Overview**
Quantity surveying is an important business asset – sound professional advice in the area is essential in a number of industries, from construction to law.

If you want to be progress your career in this highly sought-after field, this MSc Quantity Surveying course will give you the expertise and practical experience you'll need to succeed.

You'll develop your skill in efficient construction, law and the financial management of built environments. You'll get the knowledge and confidence required of professionals in the construction business – and follow in the footsteps of our past graduates, many of whom now hold senior positions in the industry.

We've been delivering property courses for over 35 years, we're one of the longest established Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)-accredited centres, and this course has been recognised by both the construction profession and the national press.

**Accredited by:**
This course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

**What you'll experience**
On this course, you'll:
Visit sites and study locally based case studies that will introduce you to the professional markets and environments
Attend and contribute to current debates by visiting guest speakers
Gain a solid understanding of contemporary issues in the construction sector
Be taught by staff from a wide range of commercial, construction and quantity surveying practice, including quantity surveyors, architects, project managers, construction lawyers and structural engineers
Work experience and career planning
We'll help you to identify internships, voluntary roles and opportunities that will complement your studies.

When you finish the course, our Careers and Employability service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work.

After you leave the University, you can get help, advice and support for up to 5 years from our Careers and Employability service as you advance in your career.

Careers and opportunities
This course will prepare you to take senior positions in the industry. As a RICS accredited professional with interdisciplinary management skills for land and property, your skillset will be in demand. Previous graduates have gone on to work for employers such as Turner & Townsend and Transport for London.

Specific roles that previous students have taken include:

quantity surveying
property development
project management
consultancy
Professional accreditations
This course is professionally accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Following successful completion of this course and a period of work-based experience, you can apply for the designated title Chartered Surveyor.

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