Examination

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GENERAL

1. Title of the Professional Examination

The Professional Examinations in:

  •  Quantity Surveying
  •  Property Surveying
  •  Building Surveying

shall consist of the following:

  • Foundation Examination
  • First / Part I Examination
  • Intermediate / Part II Examination
  • Final / Part III Examination
  • Direct Final / Graduate Entry Examination

2.  Examination Centres & Dates

The Examinations are held in or about the month of August in Petaling Jaya and other centres as decided by Council.

3.  Syllabuses

Candidates will take the examinations on the syllabuses published by The Institution. These syllabuses may be obtained from the Royal Institution of Surveyors, Malaysia, 3rd Floor, Bangunan Juruukur (RISM), 64 & 66, Jalan 52/4, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

4.  Application

Application to sit for a professional examination must be made on the prescribed form obtainable from The Institution.

Application forms duly signed by a Member of The Institution and the Candidate’s Principal must be submitted to the Examination Secretary of The Institution not later than 28 February of the year preceding the examinations together with the examination fees.

Candidates must submit their applications either personally or by registered post or by ordinary letter post provided that they obtain from the Post Office a certificate of posting.

The receipt of all applications will be acknowledged by The Institution. Candidates must ensure that they receive an acknowledgement of their applications.

5.  Use of Books in Examination Halls

No books may be taken into the examination hall except those prescribed in the instructions which are sent to all candidates before sitting.

6.  Fees

Council may, from time to time, prescribe the fees payable by candidates for the examinations. The fees that may be prescribed will be as follows:

a. Enrollment Fees

These are to be those prescribed for applications for enrollment to the Attached Classes of The Institution as follows:

No.
Class
Entrance /Admin Fee
Annual Subscription
i.
Students
RM 30.00
ii.
Probationers
RM 40.00
RM 60.00

b. Fee for each examination subject:

No.
Examination Per Subject
Fee (RM)
Remarks
i.
Foundation Examination
30
ii.
First / Part I Examination
50
iii.
Intermediate / Part II Examination
100
iv.
Final / Part III Examination
150/paper
Minimum of 2 papers
per sitting
v.
Direct Final / Graduate Entry Examination
150/paper
Minimum of 2 papers
per sitting

c. Other Fees:

No.
Others
Fee
i.
Processing for Exemption
RM 10/subject
ii.
Appeals
RM 200/subject

d. Penalty fees

  1. Penalty Fee for Late Entry: 100% of (2) above
  2.  Forfeitures for Withdrawals: 100%

No candidates for any examination will be enrolled before the payment of the relevant fees prescribed in this rule have been made. Candidates withdrawing from the examinations at any time up to four weeks before the said examinations will forfeit 50% of their fees. Those withdrawing within four weeks of the said examinations will forfeit 100% of their fees.

Notice of withdrawal of Examination (written notice must submit and send to RISM address to Examination Board)

No examination deferment are allow if the candidate unable to sit for the examination.

A candidate who absents himself from the whole examination will forfeit all his fees. If he produces a medical certificate acceptable to Council certifying that he was made incapable of sitting the examinations due to illness, the return of the whole or part of the examination subject fees will be at the discretion of Council.

7. Papers and Booklets

  1.  Rules and guide to the Professional Exam The Professional Exam:
No.
Division
Price
i.
QS
RM 15.00/copy
ii.
PS
RM 15.00/copy
iii.
BS
RM 15.00/copy

b.  Past Year Papers:

No.
Division
Price
i.
QS
RM 5.00/copy
ii.
PS
RM 5.00/copy
iii.
BS
RM 5.00/copy

Alternatively, you may send the cheque/money order for the exact amount plus another RM3.00 for the postage. 

8. Appeals

A candidate dissatisfied with the marking of his answer papers may appeal to the Examination Board within one month from the date of the publication of the results. The Board’s decision on any appeal of this nature shall be final.

The Board shall not consider any appeal before the payment of the fee at Rule 6.

9. Pass Marks

The pass mark for each of the subjects in the Foundation, First, Part I, Intermediate, Part II, Final, Part III, Direct Final and Graduate Entry Examinations shall be 50%.

10. Publication of Results of Examinations

Action to inform the candidates and to publish the results of each examination will be taken by Council as early as possible after receipt of the report from the Examination Board.

11. Amendments To Rules

These Rules shall be prescribed and published by Council and may be amended from time to time to take cognizance of technological developments that affect the science of surveying and the changing needs of the country.

Downloading of Examination Forms

Click on the following to download the respective forms, print and send it back to RISM Secretariat Office.

EXAMINATION FORM

RISM 2019 Examination Time Table

Division Download Link
Building Surveying

DIRECT-FINAL-TIMETABLE-2019

Download here

Property Surveying PS_GRADUATE-ENTRY-EXAM-TIMETABLE-2019

Download here

 

PS_FOUNDATION-PART-1-EXAM-TIMETABLE_2019

Download here

 

PS_DIRECT-FINAL-TIMETABLE-2019-OLD-SYLLABUS

Download here

 

PS_INTER-PART-II-EXAM-TIME-TABLE-2019

Download here

Quantity Surveying QS_INTERTIMETABLE-2019

Download here

 

FIRST-EXAM-TIMETABLE-2019

Download here

 

DIRECT-FINAL-TIMETABLE-2019

Download here

RISM 2019 Examination Centres

Exam Centre Address
Penang Jabatan Penilaian & Perkhimatan Harta Pulau Pinang
Tingkat 41, Banguna Komtar
10593 Pulau Pinang
Johor Jabatan Penilaian & Perkhimatan Harta Johor
Bangunan Jaro
18 Jalan Sg Chat
80100 Johor Bahru
Johor
Sarawak

Ultimate Professional Centre (UPC)
2nd floor, No. 16, Jalan Bukit Mata Kuching
93100 Kuching
Sarawak

PJ

Studio QS 1, QS 2 & BS 3/4
Level 7, Fakulti Alam Bina, Universiti Malaya,
Jalan Universiti,
50603 Kuala Lumpur