The course specialises in the legal and financial issues involved in managing construction projects and is sponsored by a consortium of companies that offer sponsorships, work placements and graduate jobs. The course specialises in the legal and financial issues involved in managing construction projects. Students develop detailed knowledge of building and engineering Contract Law and construction contract procedures, along with understanding of commercial issues such as risk and cost management. The course is sponsored by a consortium of companies that offer sponsorships, work placements and graduate jobs. The CMQS course is fully accredited by both the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors, and prepares its graduates for commercial management roles in the building or civil engineering sectors of the construction industry. The course is run in conjunction with a consortium of major construction contractors, who help in the admissions process and also offer sponsorship and placement opportunities. Suitable applicants will be invited to attend a recruitment day and will be interviewed by both members of academic staff and members of the sponsoring consortium. In reaching decisions about sponsorship, companies will consider work permit restrictions and expect students to be eligible to work in the UK after graduation.