The Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Wolverhampton is offering this two-year part-time programme leading to BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying in Hong Kong in collaboration with the School of Continuing and Professional Education, City University of Hong Kong.
Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Wolverhampton
The Faculty of Science and Engineering is a Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Accredited Centre, and students benefit from exposure to current industrial practice in the built environment. It works with construction
companies, property professionals and civil engineering organizations to ensure graduates have the appropriate
knowledge and personal skills to succeed in their chosen profession.
• A commendation for ‘the enhancement of student learning opportunities’ in its most recent assessment from the Quality Assurance Agency.
• Best-ever results in the most recent Research Excellence Framework, with 14 Research Centres with elements rated as ‘world-leading’.
• Best-ever rate for the employability of its students – 96% for the Class of 2015, according to the Destination of Leavers from Higher Education report.
• Achieving its highest ever overall student satisfaction rate, the University also boasts twelve courses achieving 100% student satisfaction in the latest National Student Survey.
Message from the Course Leader
"The BSc (Hons) Construction Management course continues to be an established and well-recognised programme within the education sector of the Hong Kong Construction Industry. It benefits from being delivered by University of Wolverhampton staff in English with contextualised support from local tutors. This programme has already helped over 700 graduates further their careers by developing their knowledge of construction management, and make significant progress towards obtaining Professional status from internationally recognised institutes such as the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), Quantity Surveyors International (QSI) and the Hong Kong Institute of Construction Management (HKICM). In addition it provides an opportunity to continue studies at a postgraduate level."
Dr David Searle, Course Leader (UK)
With the support of Hong Kong Government, there are ten major infrastructure developments and the large-scale public housing development in coming ten years. There is a high demand for professionals specialising in quantity surveying. The aim of this specialist programme is to prepare graduates for their initial and continued employment in the discipline of quantity surveying within the Built Environment. As a professional training of quantity surveyors, it emphasised for the purpose of the project management, construction cost management, and real estate commercial management but also the concept of sustainability, environmental protection, safety, updated legal matters, new construction technology, and quality. The course successfully gets the RICS, CIOB, Quantity Surveyors International (QSi) and HKICM accreditations. I am sure this can enhance the professional developments of our students."
Thomas KL Tong, PhD., Course Leader (HK)
The BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying is an exempted course under the Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance (reference number 452119). It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this programme may lead.