MSc Quantity Surveying

Career Roles

What do UCEM graduates do after studying with us?

  • Assistant Project Surveyor
  • Assistant Quantity Surveyor
  • Bid Manager
  • Commercial Manager
  • Estimator
  • Housing Officer
  • Quantity Surveyor
  • Project Quantity Surveyor
  • Quantity Surveyor
  • Cost Manager
  • Pre-Construction Manger

What kind of work do UCEM graduates do?

  • Commercial management.
  • Contract Administration
  • Cost Management
  • Contract Administration
  • Project Management
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Estimating
  • Managing payments and financial tracking.
  • Quantity surveying consultancy services.
  • Provide target cost estimates for the client’s budge
  • Specialist Historic building restorations.
  • Working for a national house builder costing and valuing works.

Employment Opportunities

What kind of employers do UCEM graduates work for?

  • Cost consultancies
  • Contractors
  • Construction firms
  • Project management services
  • Engineering consultancies
  • Utilities


How much could I earn?

Experience Earnings
Starting salaries range from: £27,000 to £35,000
Experienced: £35,000 – £50,000
Senior: £60,000+
Median Salary of UCEM graduates after 15 months: £46,000


Professional Qualifications

What professional qualifications could I achieve?

  • Chartered Membership of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors
  • Associate Membership of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors
  • Chartered Membership of the Chartered Institute of Building

Graduate Success

How successful are graduates in finding a role in the industry?

  • 98% of UCEM graduates are working in the property and construction industry 15 months after graduation