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September 2019 Intake - Heriot-Watt University Malaysia

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About this scholarship

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia is committed towards widening access to quality tertiary education, and aims to create more opportunities for everyone to be able to study at Heriot-Watt. RM5 million fund for 50% & 100% scholarships for 2019 Undergraduate intake available.

Come and apply for your scholarship today and together we will help shape your future.

How to apply?

An RM500 application fee is applicable at the application stage. The fee may be refundable with proof of financial hardship.

Academic Requirements A Levels AAB / STPM AAB / UEC 6A / IB 32 pts / CPU 85% / ATAR 85 or equivalent
Eligibility Malaysian with financial need to pursue higher education
Scholarship Award 100% or 50% contingent upon an interview with University staff

Scholars are eligible to apply to study their Year 2 (1 year) at our UK campus at 50% of their tuition fees. Applications to study in the UK are made in the second semester of Year 1. This however excludes Petroleum Engineering and International Management with Year Abroad.

Quantity Surveying, BSc (Hons)
KPT/JPS (N/581/6/0050) (FA4369) 06/19

Entry Requirements

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia Foundation in Science or Foundation in Business: CCCC

or A-Level / STPM: BBC with a C in Mathematics in SPM/IGCSE or equivalent.

or Diploma or any other relevant qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government, acceptable to the University.

Intake: January, September
Duration: Full-time, 3 years

Programme Fees

Overview

This Bachelor’s degree provides you with all of the skills and knowledge necessary to become a successful quantity surveyor. Quantity Surveying is about providing clients of the construction industry with financial, contractual and technical advice ensuring they get value for money from the buildings they construct. The modern quantity surveyor is a construction professional who may be involved at all stages of the design and construction process, from providing business strategy advice, working with architects and design team consultants, through to overseeing the onsite construction phase.

Accreditation

This programme is accredited by the, Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (ICES) and Board of Quantity Surveyors Malaysia (BQSM).

Career Opportunities

Our Quantity Surveying graduates go on to careers both in the public sector and international consulting and contracting organisations including Skanska, BAM, Aecom, YTL Group and Turner and Townsend. Roles in which graduates are employed vary widely and include quantity surveyor, graduate engineer and site manager.

Teaching and Assessment

Teaching involves a mix of lectures, tutorials and practical work. Assessment is by a combination of coursework and examination. By the final year, coursework assessment, principally through the design project and research dissertations, accounts for 50% of the final assessment.

Core Courses

Year 1
  • Construction Technology 2
  • Commercial Law
  • Surveying and Monitoring in the Built and Natural Environment
  • Cost Modelling and Measurement
  • eConstruction
Year 2
  • Safety Management and Site Establishment
  • Construction Technology 3
  • Procurement and Contracts
  • Design Cost Planning and Control
  • Measurement and Cost Evaluation
  • Design for Construction
Year 3
  • Cost and Value Management
  • QS Practice
  • Innovation in Construction Practice
  • Design Project
  • Construction Information Management
  • Dissertation

Students take a total of 8 courses per year including core, optional and elective courses/projects. For full details of the optional and elective courses please refer to our website.

Construction Project Management, BSc (Hons)
KPT/JPS (R/526/6/0057) (FA4168) 12/23

Entry Requirements

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia Foundation in Science or Foundation in Business: CCCC

or A-Level / STPM: BBC

or Diploma or any other relevant qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government, acceptable to the University.

Intake: January, September
Duration: Full-time, 3 years

Programme Fees

Overview

This Bachelor’s degree will prepare you for a career in the management of construction projects from inception to completion, throughout all stages of the design and construction process.

Much of the curriculum is concerned with the management and supervision of construction sites and the resource planning connected with large-scale projects.

There is also a strong emphasis on construction technology as well as courses that give students a background in valuation and procurement.

Accreditation

This programme is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).

Career Opportunities

The main graduate destination is in the discipline of Project Management within the construction sector. The programme is focused on delivering high-quality graduates for the public and private sectors in client, consultancy and contracting organisations.

Our graduates work for national and international contracting firms and project management consultants including YTL Group, Petronas, Setia Group, Tesco.

Teaching and Assessment

Teaching involves a mix of lectures, tutorials and practical work. Assessment is by a combination of coursework and examination. By the final year, coursework assessment, principally through the design project and research dissertations, accounts for 50% of the final assessment.

Core Courses

Year 1
  • Construction Technology 2
  • Commercial Law
  • Surveying and Monitoring in the Built and Natural Environment
  • Cost Modelling and Measurement
  • eConstruction
Year 2
  • Safety Management and Site Establishment
  • Construction Technology 3
  • Procurement and Contracts
  • Design Cost Planning and Control
  • Design for Construction
  • Project Programming and Control
Year 3
  • Cost and Value Management
  • Construction Information Management
  • Construction Project Management
  • Innovation in Construction Practice
  • Design Project
  • Dissertation

Students take a total of 8 courses per year including core, optional and elective courses/projects. For full details of the optional and elective courses please refer to our website.

Empower Programme

The Empower Programme is a 4-level structured programme that is aimed at future-proofing our graduates, to unleash their potential and to prepare them to stand out and have an impact in a highly uncertain world. As students go through the programme, they accumulate Watts. Students will have a transcript that will document their developmental journey. The first level (Watt level), where students may accumulate up to 999 Watts, is delivered through a course that is aimed at "Self Leadership" and "Defining Impact". The other three levels are achieved through a more personalised approach where different students will work with their personal tutors.

Students will receive a transcript that documents their developmental journey.


WHY STUDY AT HERIOT-WATT?

A history rooted in industry and commerce

For almost two centuries we’ve remained true to the values of George Heriot and James Watt – the two giants of industry and commerce who give our university its name. Our foundations are built on practical, applied learning. Education that meets the needs of global industry and enables our students to fulfil their career aspirations.

Applied study for the real world

We shape tomorrow’s work-ready, industry-fit graduates and postgraduates. We connect with industry at every level and develop programmes to match their needs. Real issues, real projects, real research – so our students get practical, reallife experience and the employer gets work- ready industry-fit graduates.

A hands-on approach to teaching

We know practical, applied learning, research and teaching inside-out. It’s what we’ve always done. We’re big enough to attract some of the leading experts in their fields and we’re small enough to give our students the chance to learn from them – not at arms-length, but hands-on.

A truly global experience

We provide a global perspective and experience – our academic and student body is a diverse international mix with our students coming from all over the world. We have campuses in the UK as well as Dubai - offering our students the unrivalled opportunity to transfer between campuses and obtain a truly global education.

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WHERE IS HERIOT-WATT MALAYSIA?

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia's campus is based in the modern garden-city of Putrajaya just 25km south of Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur. Putrajaya is a growing, dynamic city and its proximity allows easy access to the extensive cultural, leisure and retail amenities of the buzzing metropolis.

How to Apply

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia - How To Apply?

Apply online

You can apply online for our programmes (except the MBA Programme). You must create an account to use the online application form. You don’t have to complete the application in one session; you can save the information you have already entered and return to complete it at a later date. There is a help facility on each page of the online form.

Supporting Documents

Please remember to upload supporting documents so that we can make a decision on your application. This includes proof of English language proficiency and original or certified copies of academic transcripts. Please refer to the supplemental item checklist on the Online Application form.

Response To Your Application

All applications will be carefully considered by our admissions staff. Please ensure that you provide us with the correct email address.

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IMPORTANT DATES TO KEEP IN MIND

23 July 2019

Application deadline

5 August 2019

Hardship Application deadline

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Contact Us

HERIOT-WATT UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA (DULN007(WP))
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