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Quantity Surveying (Mechanical and Electrical)

University of Salford

24 months
15030 GBP/year
8640 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Quantity Surveying (Mechanical and Electrical) degree offered at University of Salford will equip you with a professional understanding of procurement, financial and risk management and lifecycle cost management, as they apply to the construction industry.


Quantity Surveying (Mechanical and Electrical) degree offered at University of Salford 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.


On successful completion of the course, you'll be closer to a role supporting the procurement and financial management of mechanical and electrical projects. Equipped with the capability to critically examine existing construction practices, you'll graduate with the skills and knowledge demanded by clients who rely on a quantity surveyor's knowledge and judgement to keep a project running smoothly.

As a qualified mechanical and electrical quantity surveyor, you could find employment in the building sector or in specialist fields such as the nuclear industry. Due to the current skills shortage in the UK for quantity surveyors with expertise in mechanical and electrical installations, graduate employment statistics for this course are high. Due to the increased importance of sustainability, new roles are emerging for the mechanical and electrical quantity surveyors in renewable energy, low carbon technologies and energy management. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contractual frameworks
  • Procuring design and construction services
  • Partnering strategies
  • Supply chain management
  • Supplier appraisal
  • E procurement

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should submit your application at least one month before your course starts.


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for of this course must have a minimum of a second class honours degree.
  • We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.
  • The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from parts of your course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15030 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15030 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    8640 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8640 GBP per year during 24 months.


  • £1,440 per 30 credits

Distance learning:

  • UK: £1,440 per 30 credits
  • International: £1,890 per 30 credits


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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