Diploma in Quantity Surveying

Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC)
Kuala Lumpur, WP Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Study mode
30 months
Total tuition fee (local)
USD 4,793
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 9,226

About this course

This programme equips students with fundamental knowledge and skills in quantity surveying practices such as preparing project feasibility study, handling financial issues of the project; preparing tender and contract documents including measurement of construction works and pricing;evaluation and selection of appropriate procurement system, contractual arrangement and tendering method which satisfies the client’s needs in term of time, cost, quality and legal aspects; and advising the contractual issues based on general contract principles of Building Contract as well as general legal principles of Contract Law, Sale of Goods Act and Law of Tort. This programme will provide an effective pathway for students to further their studies in Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Honours) which enable them to be registered as quantity surveyors.

Entry Requirements

(1)SPM - 3 Credits in the relevant subjects which must include one mathematic subject
(2)O Level - 3 Grade C in the relevant subjects which must include one mathematic subject
(3)UEC - 3 Grade B in the relevant subjects which one mathematic subject
(4)Certificate - Relevant Certificate accredited by MQA and SPM Credit/ O Level Grade C/ UEC Grade B in one mathematics subject, English Language and Bahasa Melayu/ Malay Language

Compulsory subject:
(1), (2) and (3) must include SPM credit/O Level Grade C/ UEC Grade B in English Language and Bahasa Melayu/ Malay Language

a) SPM holders must have at least a pass in Bahasa Melayu and SPM holders from Year 2013 onwards must have at least a pass in Sejarah.
b) Students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu are required to pass Bahasa Kebangsaan A before the award of Diploma.
c) Equivalent qualifications/qualifications from other Institution of Higher Learning (IHL) will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
d) Subject to the Ministry of Higher Education latest requirements.


  • Building Materials
  • Construction Technology
  • Technical Drawing
  • IT & CAD
  • Building Science & Services
  • Site Surveying
  • Building Maintenance Technology
  • Mathematics for Construction
  • Structural Studies
  • Measurement of Building Works
  • Measurement of Civil Engineering Works
  • Estimating
  • Introduction to Economics
  • Principles of Building Economics
  • Principles of Development Economics
  • Principles of Management
  • Introduction to Law
  • Principles of Malaysian Land Law
  • Building Acts & Contracts
  • Quantity Surveying Practices
  • Integrated Project
  • Practical Training in Industry



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