Higher Diploma in Quantity Surveying

2 Years (Full time)

Higher Diploma in Quantity Surveying


Higher Diploma in Quantity Surveying



    Quantity Surveying is one of the advisory professions with a fast growing demand in Construction Industry. Quantity Surveyors are commonly known as Cost Consultants, Construction Economists and Cost Managers in Construction Industry. However the job description of the profession lies more-or-less identical around the globe. It demands you to use your numerical and managerial skills applied in real-time circumstances. The Quantity Surveying program at ICBT enables you; to develop your passion in to a skilled Quantity Surveyor either in Client or Contractor’s discipline. Custom-tailored curriculum designed with an overwhelming emphasis on practical scenarios, delivered by well qualified panel of lecturers has been one of the attractive attributes of our program. Furthermore our esteemed relationships with several state organizations have provided our students, the opportunity of earning training certifications of high recognition in addition to the Higher Diploma we offer at ICBT.


    Programme Structure

    • Semester 01
      1. Construction Project Planning and Management
      2. Building Technology and Environmental Design
      3. Management Studies in Construction Business
      4. Professional Communication & Negotiation Skills
    • Semester 02
      1. Construction Site Management Practice
      2. Material Science in Engineering Design
      3. Civil Engineering Technology
      4. Fundamentals of Computer Aided Modelling
    • Semester 03
      1. Conversion and Adaptation of Complex Buildings
      2. Measurement for Construction Works
      3. Management Accounting and Procedures
      4. Construction Economics and Financial Management
    • Semester 04
      1. Project Administration and Law of Contract for Construction
      2. Group Project for Quantity Surveyors
      3. Contractual Procedure for Quantity Surveyors
      4. Tendering and Estimation

    Industrial Training (Optional)


    Entry Qualification

    • GCE A/L or Equivalent
    • GCE O/L + Foundation

    Progression Pathway

    Awarding Body

    Faculty : Engineering

    Category : After A/ Level's Undergraduate

    Location : Batticaloa

    Subject Area : Construction Engineering

    Duration : 2 Years (Full time)

    ICBT Campus