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  • EBIT week - Construction Economics

    Posted on July 21, 2022

    EBIT week learners visited the Department of Construction Economics to learn more about a career in Quantity Surveying, Construction Management and Real Estate.

  • Geberit student visit

    Posted on July 21, 2022

    The Department of Construction Economics took a group of first year students to visit Geberit, one of the leading brands when it comes to sanitary fittings and plumbing solutions.

  • Construction Economics: "Online-In-Person" mid-year exams 2022

    Posted on June 28, 2022

    The Department of Construction Economics conduct the 2022 mid-year examination as “online-in-person”.

  • ASAQS Board Member - Danie Hoffman

    Posted on June 21, 2022

    Danie Hoffman, a senior lecturer at the Department of Construction Economics, has been re-elected as a general board member of the Association of South African Quantity Surveyors (ASAQS).

  • Quantity Surveying Student Testimonial

    Posted on May 31, 2022

    In the latest issue of the Junior Tukkie News, a quantity surveying graduate from the Department of Construction Economics, shared her journey to success.

  • Construction Economics Graduates fly at UP

    Posted on May 20, 2022

    The department of Construction Economics wants to congratulate all our graduates, as well as their families and friends who supported them on their road to success.

  • Adopt a School - Open Day

    Posted on March 07, 2022

    The EBIT "Adopt a School" open day at the Edward Phathudi Comprehensive School in Atteridgeville in March 2022 was centered around introducing the EBIT faculty, the different departments, and the degrees they offer

  • GradStar Awards 2022

    Posted on February 25, 2022

    The GradStar award entries are now open.

  • Greenovate 2021

    Posted on February 18, 2022

    The Green Star Office tool is the oldest of the GBCSA’s tools and the updated v1.1 was launched in 2014. The Office v1.1 tool needed updating to keep abreast of new developments in the green building industry. A team of three BSc Hons QS students from 2021 focused their mini-dissertation...

  • Swimming champ, Andrew Ross

    Posted on December 13, 2021

    Andrew Ross represented South Africa in the pool at the 2021 African Championships and will also be competing at the world short course championships in Abu Dhabi in December.

  • Prof Cruywagen appointed as member of Disposal Committee

    Posted on October 27, 2021

    Prof Hoffie Cruywagen has been appointed by the state Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) to serve as a member of the committee on the Disposal Committee.

  • Digitalisation of Real Estate Summit

    Posted on August 25, 2021

    Construction Economics students shared their pre-recorded content at the 3rd annual Digitalisation of Real Estate virtual summit 2021.

  • Investec Property Risk Internship

    Posted on August 20, 2021

    Goitseone Motloba, a real estate student at the Department of Construction Economics, was one of ten students selected for Investec’s Property Risk Internship 2021.

  • Livestream event - In conversation with Jason McCormick

    Posted on August 11, 2021

    As MD of McCormick Property Development and CEO of Exemplar REITail, Jason McCormick and his team played a significant role in protecting their malls from the looting and unrest that took place in South Africa in July 2021. Join our livestream event on 19 August at 14h30 to listen to his amazing...

  • SAIBPP & MidCity mentorship programme

    Posted on July 22, 2021

    The SAIBPP in partnership with MidCity Property Group has initiated and industry exposure programme for Real Estate graduates from the University of Pretoria.

  • Sectional Title Living - Short Course

    Posted on June 11, 2021

    The Department of Construction Economics and UP Enterprises in collaboration with the National Association of Managing Agents (NAMA) are currently in the process of creating an online short course aimed at sectional title living

  • EBIT Open Day 2021

    Posted on March 23, 2021

    Get ready for your the future of work. Find your passion in an EBIT field. Register now!

  • Rachelle le Grange a beacon of hope and inspiration

    Posted on March 18, 2021

    Rachelle le Grange is a Quantity Surveying student. Her story is a story of hope and inspiration. Rachelle was diagnosed with a life threatening Acoustic Neuroma brain tumor.

  • Community Project: Musical Instruments for pre-schools

    Posted on October 02, 2020

    Construction Economics students made the most of the lockdown restrictions by selecting an innovative and creative community project in order to complete their Joint Community Project module (JCP).

  • Advisor for the South Africa-China Transport Co-operation Center

    Posted on October 01, 2020

    Prof Kevin Wall has been nominated to act as Advisor for the South Africa-China Transport Co-operation Center (SACTCC).

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