Quantity Surveying - Limerick

The programme will create a progression opportunity for level 8 undergraduates and other learners with a mix of academic qualifications, relevant professional institute membership and experiential learning gained from working within the built environment.

TUS’s postgraduate qualifications in Quantity Surveying are the only courses of their type outside of Dublin. They provide entry points to the profession of Quantity Surveying, and are fully accredited by both the Society of Chartered Surveyors of Ireland and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.

The MSc in Quantity Surveying satisfies the educational requirements to enrol in the SCSI APC (become a chartered quantity surveyor) within one year.

Subjects taught

What modules will I study?

Year 1

• Contract Implementation - Credits: 10

• Land Use Planning (Elective) - Credits: 5

• Measurement 1 (Quantification & Sustainable Development) - Credits: 5

• Measurement 2 (Quantification & BIM) - Credits: 5

• Procurement & Tendering - Credits: 10

• Cost Planning & Commercial Management - Credits: 5

• Risk and Knowledge Management - Credits: 10

• Contract Administration & Dispute Management - Credits: 5

• Construction Economics (Elective) - Credits: 5

• Dissertation - Credits: 30

Entry requirements

What are the entry requirements?

A primary degree in a built environment programme with a minimum award of Second Class Honour Grade 2.


An appropriate professional built environment qualification (ie. Chartered membership of the SCS, EI, CIOB etc.) and at least 2 years relevant professional experience/responsibility.


A primary degree and at least 5 years relevant professional responsibility and experience.


Special Case Registrations: Prospective participants who do not meet the entry requirements for the programme detailed above, but who may qualify for admission by meeting certain other equivalent criteria, should apply to the Admissions Office for consideration.

Note: An interview may form part of the selection process for all application routes.


1 year


Course Fees €5,850

Enrolment dates

Start date: September 2024

Location: Moylish Campus, Limerick

Post Course Info

Further Study

Upon successful completion of this programme, graduates have the opportunity to complete Level 9/10 programmes here at TUS or elsewhere.

More details
  • Qualification letters

    MSc PGDip

  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ),Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Daytime

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