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University of Salford: Quantity Surveying (Mechanical and Electrical)

Institution University of Salford
Department School of Science, Engineering and Environment
Web http://www.salford.ac.uk
Email course-enquiries@salford.ac.uk
Telephone 0161 295 4545
Study type Taught

Summary

There is currently a severe skills shortage in the UK for quantity surveyors with expertise in mechanical and electrical installations. Qualified mechanical and electrical quantity surveyors find employment in the building sector or in specialist fields including nuclear power.

Studying this course will provide you with the skills demanded by clients who rely on a quantity surveyor’s specialist mechanical and electrical knowledge and judgement to keep a project running smoothly. This programme 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.

As this full masters degree is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), you will be educated to the highest industry standards and are granted exemption from RICS academic entry requirements.

You will:

  • Organise and plan the procurement and financial management of construction projects

  • Be able to effectively manage and administer construction contracts

  • Lead and work effectively with project teams and communicate effectively in a variety of forms

MSc

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