M.Sc. On Campus

Quantity Surveying

Technological University Dublin

30 months
2535 EUR/year
2535 EUR/year
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This part-time programme provides an opportunity for non-quantity surveying graduates to become educated for a career in the construction industry in quantity surveying/construction economics in Ireland and abroad.


It has been developed as an alternative route into the quantity surveying profession other than by way of the traditional honours undergraduate degree. 

The programme

The programme is presented within the School of Surveying and Construction Management in the College of Engineering and Built Environment in DIT. The maximum intake of students each year will be 25 students. The content of the programme, delivered over 2 ½ years (5 Semesters) includes subjects pertinent to the practice of Quantity Surveyors and construction economics professionals. The programme’s focus is strongly oriented towards quantity surveying practice, building measurement, the management and economics of development.

In these new turbulent times the issue of controlling and managing costs within the construction industry is of paramount importance to any private of public sector client.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Technology
  • Quantity Surveying Practice
  • Building Measurement
  • Construction Economics
  • Project Cost and Financial Control
  • Advanced Measurement or Project Management
  • Construction Law
  • Development Project
  • Commercial Surveying or Professional Practice

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 30 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

In order to be admitted to the course, students must have an honours (2.2 grade or higher) in a level 8 bachelor degree or equivalent and be working in a suitable construction related environment. All applications that do not meet the minimum entry requirements will be reviewed and may be called for interview in late April. Selection will be made, following interview, using the following criteria:

  • Academic achievement
  • Relevant employment experience
  • Evidence of commitment to a career in Quantity Surveying
  • Interest in and critical awareness of role of the Quantity Surveyor and
  • Evidence of interest in postgraduate construction research

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2535 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2535 EUR per year during 30 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2535 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2535 EUR per year during 30 months.
  •  (Years 1 & 2)€2,535
  •  (Year 3)€1,335

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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