The University of the Free State (UFS) Department of Quantity Surveying and Construction Management aims to develop, by means of dynamic scientific education, independent and critically-thinking graduates who will become leaders in their field. Over the past few years, the department has made significant contributions to the various professions and to the construction industry as a whole.

Career opportunities

  • Quantity surveying;
  • Building and construction management, and
  • Real estate professions.

Objectives of the department

  • Broadening existing property, building, and construction sciences and professional knowledge by means of basic and developmental research.
  • Rendering a service to society through community education, teaching, and research.
  • Extension of science in all fields and at all levels in different ways.

Accreditations

The department maintains statutory accreditation by the South African Council for the Quantity Surveying Profession (SACQSP), the South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP), and the South African Council for the Property Valuers Profession (SACPVP). 

Internationally, the department is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), both in the UK.

Address:

Department of Quantity Surveying and Construction Management
Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
University of the Free State
PO Box 339
Bloemfontein
9300

T: +27 51 401 3322
E: vdwaltem@ufs.ac.za


FACULTY CONTACT

Faculty Manager: Ms Lee-Ann Frazenburg
T: +27 51 401 3199
E: damonsle@ufs.ac.za

Marketing Manager: Mrs Elfrieda Lötter
T: +27 51 401 2531
E: lottere@ufs.ac.za

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