National Diploma in Quantity Surveying

Entry Qualification

  • National Certificate in Technology (NCT) in Quantity Surveying
  • National Certificate in Quantity Surveying
    one of the following Qualifications with minimum 2 years of experience as a Quantity Surveyor
  • National Certificate in Technology (NCT) in Civil Engineering
  • National Diploma in Engineering Science (NDES) in Civil Engineering
  • National Diploma in Technology (NDT) in Civil Engineering
  • Higher National Diploma Engineering (HNDE) in Civil Engineering
  • City & Guilds parts I & II in Quantity Surveying
  • Diploma in Technology Open University of Sri Lanka in Civil Engineering
  • Any other relevant Qualification Approved by the Academic Council of UNIVOTEC


02 Years and 3 Months

Course Content

  • Building Technology
  • Additional Mathematics
  • Communication Skills
  • Quantity Surveying Practice - I,II
  • Tendering & Estimating
  • Legal Systems and Business Law
  • Structural Design and Detailing
  • Advance Building Technology
  • Principles of Economics
  • Environmental Engineering & Building Services
  • Management Studies
  • Materials Technology
  • Applications of Information Technology
  • Building Economics
  • Contract Law
  • Contractual Procedures & Administration
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Construction Managements
  • Maintenance Technology
  • Land Use & Valuation
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Construction Economics
  • Project Management
  • Quantity Surveying Practices in Building Services
  • Civil Engineering Quantities & Contracts
  • Project work


Academic Calendar of NDQS