National Diploma in Quantity Surveying
Mode of Study: Full-time
Duration: 4 Semesters
The National Diploma programme in Quantity Surveying is aimed at producing technicians that are capable of performing basis functions in Quantity Surveying Practice both in private and public sector.
The objectives are to produce a diplomat that will assist the professional Quantity Surveyor in the areas of:
Preparation of Bills of Quantities and Specifications for minor works.
Preparation of Tender documents for minor works.
Management of small projects.
Costing of simple construction works.
Cost control techniques in minor construction and engineering works
Selection of materials and techniques for new building systems.
Applicants with any of the following qualifications may be considered for admission into the National Diploma programme by direct entry.
S.S.S.C. or its equivalent (N.T.C., W.A.S.C., G.C.E. O’Level) with credit in Physics and Mathematics and any other two subjects from the following: Further Mathematics, Fine Art/Technical Drawing, Geography, Economics, English Language, Chemistry/Biology, Agricultural Science obtained at not more than two sittings. Candidates are expected to have at least a pass in English Language.
Four credit passes in relevant subjects as stated in (i) above obtained at the final examination of an NBTE recognized preliminary ND programme offered in a polytechnic or similar post-secondary technical institution.