Programme Information (BSc CM)

BSc (Hons) Construction Management (NCR registration no.: 252715)

Start date
6 April or 27 September 2021

Application date
Apply by 22 February 2021 for April 2021 intake

Mode of delivery
Online learning

4 years (part-time)

Total programme fee: £19,550

The programme provides students with a rigorous understanding of the principles, practices and ethics involved in construction management in a worldwide context up to Bachelor’s degree standard. It provides the academic underpinning necessary to prepare students for a career as a chartered builder or in other related professions and provides students with the opportunity to satisfy the academic requirements for Chartered Membership of the CIOB and RICS*.

The programme is primarily designed for people employed in the construction industry, such as those working in large contracting organisations and commercial developers and local authority or armed forces personnel. Such employment is not mandatory, but is desirable.

*Students will need to select the Commercial Management in Construction module to be eligible.

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Entry requirements

You should have 96 UCAS tariff points (for example, three HKDSEs at Grade 4). You can check your tariff points online at
Applicants with one of the following qualifications are also eligible for entry:

➜ Associate Degree

➜ Higher Diploma

➜ Professional Diploma


English and maths entry requirement

All applicants are required to demonstrate their English and maths proficiency. The following qualifications fulfil our entry requirements:

➜ An English proficiency of 5.5 (with at least 5.5 in the reading and writing modules) in the Academic IELTS test and a relevant maths qualification as listed below.

➜ A cognate sub-degree (Level 5) qualification taught and assessed in English from the University of Hong Kong or City University of Hong Kong and a relevant maths qualification as listed below;


➜ HKDSE Grade 3 or above in English Language and grade 2 or above in maths;


➜ HKCEE Grades A-D or 5*-3 in English (syllabus B only) and Grades A-E or 5*-3 in maths;


➜ HKALE Grade E or above in English (advanced and advanced supplementary levels); and D or above in maths (advanced level).


Graduates of our BSc (Hons) Construction Management can apply for the Probationer Membership of the following professional bodies:

  • The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE)
  • The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)
  • Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers, Limited (HKICM)
  • Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (CICES)


Expected workload and contact hours

15-20 hours a week for 42 weeks per annum.









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This programme is registered with the Hong Kong Non-local Courses Registry (NCR). It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this programme may lead.

These programmes are eligible programmes under the Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme administered by the Student Finance Office (SFO), Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency (WFSFAA).