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Prof. Akintola Akintoye

Faculty Director of Research

Faculty of Science and Technology

+44 (0) 1772 89 3211

Professor Akintoye is research active within the area of built environment and sustainability and is a member of the Centre for Sustainable Development.

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Doctor of Philosophy, Construction Economics and Management, 1991

Master of Science Degree, Construction Management, 1986

Bachelor of Science(Hons) Degree in Quantity Surveying, Second Class-Upper, 1982



Chinyio, Ezekiel and Akintoye, Akintola (2008) Practical approaches for engaging stakeholders: findings from the UK. Construction Management and Economics, 26 (6). pp. 591-599. ISSN 0144-6193

Shehu, Zayyana and Akintoye, Akintola (2009) Construction programme management theory and practice: Contextual and pragmatic approach. International Journal of Project Management, 27 (7). pp. 703-716. ISSN 02637863

Shehu, Zayyana and Akintoye, Akintola (2010) Major challenges to the successful implementation and practice of programme management in the construction environment: A critical analysis. International Journal of Project Management, 28 (1). pp. 26-39. ISSN 02637863

Akintoye, Akintola, Renukappa, Suresh Hennagara and Lal, Hamish (2011) The abolition of ‘contracts in writing’ rule in the new 2009 construction act: potential implications for the UK adjudications. The International Journal of Law in the Built Environment, 4 (2). pp. 140-156. ISSN 1756-1450

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Research Interests

Development of construction cost estimating models,

Construction prices – formation, modelling, and prediction,

Construction procurement - risk management, Private Finance Initiative, Prime Contracting, Design and Build,

Construction Economics – construction market, nature, management, modelling and prediction,

Construction inventory management – Supply Chain Management

Research Presentations

Full list of research presentations  (.pdf/16.7KB)

Research PhD Supervision and Examination

 Full list of research PhD supervision and examination   (.pdf/11.9KB)


The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, UK (MRICS), 1996

Association of Project Managers, UK (MAPM), 1992

Association of Cost Engineers, UK (MACostE), 1991

Institute of Management, UK (MiMgt), 1991

The Chartered Institute of Building, UK (MCIOB), 1990

Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (ANIQS), 1986


Construction Cost Studies,

Construction Appraisal,

Estimating and Risk Management,

Construction Process Information (Quantitative Analysis and IT),

Research Methods,

Innovative Procurement of Healthcare Projects,

Construction Industry Learning from Other Industries,

and Financial Engineering for Capital Projects