BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying & Commercial Management

The BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management degree, awarded by Coventry University is designed to equip students (learners) with the knowledge and skills to give expert advice on estimating, construction cost, maintenance cost, procurement, quantification of elements, value management and contract/commercial issues.

We encourage students to develop the innovation and creativity required to tackle the complex commercial and project management problems currently facing the construction and real estate industry relating to sustainability, life cycle costing, service innovation and value Co-creation.

Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management (QSCM) is multidisciplinary subject involved in all aspects of construction, real estate/property business and civil engineering works; the discipline render services ranging from procurement advise, commercial guidance, measurement of construction items, quantification of resources, valuations, costing/estimating, life cycle costing, value management, value engineering, contract administration/management, project management and other post construction management decision.

Upon completion of this degree, you will receive a qualification awarded by Coventry University.




Colombo /




Full Time / Part Time


03 Years


For entry into Year 1: Diploma in Quantity Surveying

  • Passes GCE O/L with 5 Credits including Mathematics


  • Passed/Sat for GCE A/L in Science or Commerce Stream


  • Any other Basic Civil Engineering related certificate accepted by NIBM

For entry into Year 2: BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management

  • Passes NIBM Diploma in Quantity Surveying


  • Any other Diploma Certificate related to Civil Engineering field equivalent to NVQ level 4 accepted by NIBM


  • Colombo – 10th March 2022

Course structure and modules

Year 01 - Diploma in Quantity Surveying

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Building Materials
  • Building Technology
  • Information Technology
  • Computer Aided Designing using Auto-CAD
  • Building Measurements – 1
  • Building Services
  • Construction Economics
  • Construction Project Management
  • Building Measurements – II
  • Cost Management
  • Procurement
  • Contract law and Dispute resolution
  • Quantity Surveying Project

Year 02 : Higher Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering

  • Engineering materials and manufacturing technology
  • Electronics & electrical principles
  • Creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Maintenance engineering
  • Automation and robotics in manufacturing
  • Manufacturing accountancy
  • Work systems designs and occupational ergonomics
  • Project management
  • Manufacturing system thinking
  • Product design and development

Year 03 : BEng (Hons) Manufacturing Engineering (awarded by Coventry University)

  • Tactical and Strategic Analysis in Manufacturing
  • New Product Development
  • Individual Industry Focused Dissertation Proposal
  • Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Individual Manufacturing Engineering Project
  • Lean Systems and Production Control
  • Engineering Materials and Manufacturing Technology

We regularly review our course content, to make it relevant and current for the benefit of our students. For these reasons, course modules may be updated, please contact us for the latest information

Programme Fees

  • Year 1 – Course Fee: LKR 140,000 +Registration Fee: 2,000
  • Year 2 – Course Fee: LKR 500,000 +Registration Fee: 3,000
  • Year 3 – Course Fee: LKR 500,000 +Registration Fee: 3,000

Student loan facilities are available from BOC, NSB & NDB banks. Send us an inquiry to ask about payment plans and loan facilities.