Bachelor Of Quantity Surveying (Hons)

January and July
Course Duration
3.5 Years / 7 Semesters (Inclusive of 5-month professional Internship)
Course Location
Kuala Lumpur
Course Mode
Full Time
Approval Code
N/526/6/0138; 07/2025
Accreditation Code
MQA/PA 8395


The Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Hons) is tailor made to address the evolving and challenging demands of the construction industry. You will develop a broad range of quantity surveying and management skills and knowledge.

UCSI enjoys abiding ties with some of the industry’s leading construction companies and you will develop specialist knowledge on a wide range of topics... from construction economics to sustainability. You will understand how costs are managed throughout a project’s life-cycle from early design to building completion. Take the next step and pursue a game-changing credential for rapid progression in the construction and consultancy industry.

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Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements

​Foundation in Arts/ Science/ Equivalent

Minimum CGPA 2.5


(Arts/Science stream)

  • Pass with minimum CGPA of 2.0 (or equivalent)
  • Minimum Grade C for 3 subjects


Minimum grade ‘D’ for 3 subjects including Mathematics


(Commerce/Science stream)
5 Credits (‘B’ grade) inclusive of Maths

​National Matriculation

Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects inclusive of: ** Additional Requirement


Minimum average of 70% in 5 subjects including Mathematics


Minimum average of 65% in 6 subjects including Mathematics

International Baccalaureate

Minimum 26/42 points from 6 subjects
(Minimum score of 4/7 in Mathematics)

Local Matriculation

Minimum CGPA 2.5

Diploma/ Advance Diploma/ Degree/ equivalent

Minimum CGPA 2.67 or 60% overall marks from accredited Diploma in Quantity Surveying

  • Minimum credit Mathematics in SPM or grade ‘C’ in O-Level Subject to School discretion and credit transfer after reviewing transcript, syllabus description and portfolio
  • Maximum 30% credit transfer

Monash University Foundation year (MUFY)

Minimum average of 55% inclusive of Mathematics

Other qualification deemed equivalent to STPM/A-Level by MQA

Students will be considered on a case by case basis.

**Faculty reserves the right to request an interview if deemed necessary. This applies to both local and foreigners
Note / Legend:

Discretion is given to the Head of School to deal with applicants who have results borderline to the Academic Requirements.

SPM: Minimum Credit – 'C' grade
O-Level: Minimum Credit – 'C' grade
UEC: Minimum Credit – 'B6' grade
STPM: Minimum Pass – 'C' grade
A-Level: Minimum Pass – 'D' grade
SAM: Minimum Pass – 60% (Degree)
CPU: Minimum Pass – 65% (Degree)

English Language Requirements

For Local Students
Band 3.5
SPM English Language
Grade B+
SPM English Language 1119/O-Level/IGCSE
Grade C
UEC English Language
Grade A2

  • In the event that the English language requirements are not met, applicants will be required to take the Basic English and English Foundation for in-sessional academic enhancement concurrently with the programme.
For International Students
Band 5.0
Cambridge English Qualifications and Tests
Pearson Test of English
Band 3.5

  • International applicants who do not meet the respective academic programme’s English Language Requirement will need to improve their proficiency by enrolling into the English for Tertiary Education programme (R/KJP/00920-00920) which helps them prepare for attaining a required band score. Placement into the various levels of the English for Tertiary Education programme depends on the English Language qualification students have at the point of admission and / or the outcome of the English Placement Test.
  • The applicants who have met the respective academic programme’s English Language Requirement may be advised by Faculty to improve their proficiency by undertaking the additional English proficiency courses.

Courses Offered

Year 1
  • Construction Measurement 1
  • Construction Technology 1
  • Principles of Economics and Finance
  • Building Structure
  • Construction Materials
  • Site Surveying
  • Professional Communication
  • Construction Measurement 2
  • Construction Technology 2
  • Construction Economics 1
  • Legal Studies for Built Environment
  • Building Services and Facilities Management 1
  • Construction Price Analysis
  • Minor: Experiencing Culture 1
Year 2
  • Construction Measurement 3
  • Construction Technology 3
  • Construction Economics 2
  • Construction Law and Dispute Resolution 1
  • Information Technology in Construction
  • Building Services and Facilities Management 2
  • Construction Measurement 4
  • Construction Technology 4
  • Construction Law and Dispute Resolution 2
  • Building Information Modeling for Quantity Surveyors
  • Professional Practise for Quantity Surveyors 1
  • Research Methodology
Year 3
  • Civil Engineering Construction Technology
  • Professional Practice for Quantity Surveyors 2
  • Construction Project Management 1
  • Value Management in Construction
  • Dissertation 1
  • Sustainability and Innovation in Construction
  • + 5-month Professional Quantity Surveying Internship
Year 4
  • Civil Engineering Works Measurement
  • Dissertation 2
  • Construction Project Management 2
  • Integrated Project
  • Minor: Experiencing Culture 2
General Courses (MPU) are compulsory for all students.
For Malaysian students:
  1. Appreciation of Ethics and Civilisations
    (Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban)
  2. Philosophy and Contemporary Issues
    (Falsafah dan Isu Semasa)
For foreign students:
  1. Philosophy and Contemporary Issues
  2. Communication in Bahasa Melayu 3
    (Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 3)

Career Opportunities

  • Registered Consultant Quantity Surveyor
  • Cost Consultant
  • Contract Experts
  • Procurement and Commercial Experts
  • Academic Experts
  • Building Advisors
  • Building Economist
  • Professional Builder ( Contractor)
  • Expert Supplier on Building materials
  • Property Experts
  • Cost Advisor to Government/ Private company policy makers
  • Technical Consultant to Project Management Company
  • Quality Experts of building products
  • Expert Claim Consultant
  • Expert Advisor in Public Works Department
  • Arbitrator
  • Mediator
  • Project Manager
  • Cost Manager
  • Contract Manager and including Top Management in Government
  • Local Authority and Private Sector.


Local Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 76,440

International Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 101,110

Note: This is an estimated fee, as different countries have different visa processing charges and administrative fees. For more information, kindly refer to your region’s counselor for the detailed fee breakdown.

All information is correct at the time of upload and UCSI University reserves the right to make amendments without prior notice.


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