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Tuition Fees:$0 /year
Applications Begin:June 2020
Final Award:Bachelor of Quantity Surveying
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:College of Architecture and Engineering
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: 30 September 2020
Programme Overview

The objective of this degree programme is to provide students with sound theoretical knowledge and practical skills to enable them think analytically and conceptually in finding solutions to problems in building and civil engineering construction.  The programme is developed around a combination of subject groups such as:
(i)      Construction Technology
(ii)     Construction Economics
(iii)    Construction Law
(iv)    Construction Management and
(v)     Construction Measurement.
The programme aims at equipping the students with specialized skills and techniques which enable them to interact with other professionals in the construction industry; to provide independent, objective, accurate and reliable capital/operating cost assessments for investment funding and project administration and control; to analyze investments and developments for the guidance of owners, financiers and contractors.

The course will produce graduates who help to improve the efficiency of the building construction process.  It prepares students for careers in the construction industry in the areas of building and engineering construction cost modelling, construction cost consultancy and quantity surveying, project management, and dispute resolution, among others.  Graduates will get employment in government ministries, consulting quantity surveying firms, construction companies, local authorities, parastatals, financial institutions, insurance companies, and other players in the construction industry as well as in self-employment.

Curriculum

The programme is developed around a combination of subject groups such as:
(i)      Construction Technology
(ii)     Construction Economics
(iii)    Construction Law
(iv)    Construction Management and
(v)     Construction Measurement.

The programme aims at equipping the students with specialized skills and techniques which enable them to interact with other professionals in the construction industry; to provide independent, objective, accurate and reliable capital/operating cost assessments for investment funding and project administration and control; to analyze investments and developments for the guidance of owners, financiers and contractors.

Admission Requirements

Candidates must have passed the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (K.C.S.E.) with a minimum grade of B+ in:-
– Mathematics
– Physics
– Any group III
– Any group IV

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Application Fees for International Students: $0

How to Apply:
Applicants should visit = https://application.uonbi.ac.ke/ to apply Online

NOTE:
University of Nairobi has three intakes in an Academic year. Main intake being in September/October for all the courses and December/January for Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism April/May for Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Education Early Childhood, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Economics ,Bachelor of Economics and Statistics ,Bachelor of Journalism and media Studies, Bachelor of Art Broadcast Production, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism, Bachelor of Arts Broadcast Production and all Diploma and Certificate courses.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for this programme include:
– Architectural technologist
– Building surveyor
– Commercial/residential surveyor
– Construction manager
– Estimator
– Planning and development surveyor
– Project manager
– Quantity surveyor.

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Tuition Fees for International Students: $0

Tuition Fees per year for Kenyan Students = 248,000 KES
Tuition Fees per year for International Students = 295,200 KES
**This programme will be completed after a duration of 4 years, with fees per year as follows:
– First year = 248,000 KES
– Second year = 228,500 KES
– Third year = 216,500 KES
– Fourth year = 180,500 KES

NOTE:

International Students pay 20% more than the Kenyan Students.

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Ngau Peter
Principal, College of Architecture and Engineering
 
Admissions Office
Admission Enquiries