BACHELOR OF QUANTITY SURVEYING (HONS)

KPT/JPS (R/526/6/0056) (A9440) 03/19
INTAKES : MARCH, AUGUST
 
This programme is a professional course that provides a recognised qualification in Quantity Surveying, and offers a pathway towards becoming a registered Quantity Surveyor. Graduates gain automatic membership to the Board of Quantity Surveyors Malaysia (BQSM), recognition from a network of over 140 countries through the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and accreditation from the Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors (PAQS).

Graduates will develop a strong foundation in cost management and measurement of building elements through modules such as Measurement and Estimating. Students will work on Elemental Cost Analysis (ECA) for projects from consultants (every semester), producing data that will be used by designers and clients to control project cost. Students will also gain exposure to latest industry software such as Cost X Estimating (project costing tool) and BuildSoft & Master Build (construction software solution for estimation and job costing).

In addition, students will gain valuable industry exposure with industry practices via lecture series, conferences, workshops, site visits, an opportunity to participate in Activity Week, an international study trip and a 6-month industrial training / dynamic internship programme.
 
3 ½ YEAR PROGRAMME
 
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PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
 
YEAR 1
Semester 1
  • Measurement I
  • Building Materials
  • Construction Technology I
  • Introduction to Law
  • MPU (U1) - Module 1*

Semester 2
  • Measurement II
  • Building Services I
  • Construction Technology II
  • Site Surveying
  • MPU (U1) - Module 2*
  • MPU (U2)*
YEAR 2
Semester 3
  • Measurement III
  • Management Science
  • Building Services II
  • Construction Technology III
  • Core Elective
  • MPU (U3)*

Semester 4
  • Measurement IV
  • Estimating
  • Professional Practice I
  • Software Application for Quantity Surveying
  • Structures

Internship
  • Industrial Training & Report
  • Practical Tasks
YEAR 3

Semester 5
  • Building Services & Civil Engineering Quantities
  • Building Economics
  • Financial Management
  • Professional Practice II
  • Research Methodology
  • MPU (U4)*
Semester 6
  • Value Management
  • Construction Law
  • Development Economics
  • Dissertation
  • Project Management
 
NOTE:
* The Ministry of Education (MOE) requires all students to take Mata Pelajaran Umum (MPU) (i.e. General Studies) which is categorised under U1, U2, U3 and U4 within the duration of their studies. U1 modules are prescribed by MOE whereas U2, U3 and U4 modules are from a list of University Core Modules (UCM) prescribed as per the Programme Guide.
 
Career Options
  • Building Material Manager
  • Building Surveyor
  • Construction Manager
  • Consultant Quantity Surveyor
  • Contractor Quantity Surveyor
  • Developer Quantity Surveyor
  • Geomatic & Land Surveyor
  • M & E Quantity Surveyor
  • Property Management, Valuation & Estate Agency Surveyor
 
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