Kingston University London

Course Introduction

**Reasons to choose Kingston**

– This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), leading to full membership of the Institute. It is also accredited as fully satisfying the educational base for an incorporated engineer (IEng).

– An industry work placement and residential field trips will give you real-life experience of surveying, construction and management.

– This degree blends technical expertise with management skills, preparing you for managing construction projects.

**About this course**

If you’re interested in becoming a construction manager, ensuring projects are completed on time, to budget and to a specified quality, this course is ideal. It combines an emphasis on management with grounding in the technical aspects of construction and engineering.

You’ll be introduced to the skills and concepts of engineering and construction. These include applied mathematics, science for construction, Building Information Modelling (BIM), engineering drawing and construction management. You’ll also consider materials, structures, computing applications, professional practice, sustainability, health and safety, soil mechanics and construction techniques, including practical surveying.

You’ll work on model-making exercises and use computer-aided design to communicate your ideas effectively. Your individual project will be focused on research into a specialised subject.

Course Modules

Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.

Year 1 - Engineering Design and Professional Practice; Structures, and Materials and Construction Methods; Applied Mathematics and Computing Applications; Construction Management and Site Investigation;

Year 2 - Engineering Project Management; Site and Engineering surveying; Construction Business and law; Materials, Design and Procedures;

Year 3 - Building and Environmental Engineering; Site Practice and Management; Contractual Procedures; Individual Project.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 European Fees