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2 years

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Estate Agency

Course type


Course Summary

Programme overview:

Industry-recognised qualification that provides academic preparation for a career in real estate

Our industry-recognised MSc Real Estate is designed to align your skills to the educational requirements of the industry’s professional bodies. It provides a rigorous understanding of the knowledge and critical thinking required to practice as a valuer or property surveyor.

Accredited by globally-renowned professional bodies RICS and CABE, this programme is designed to enable graduates from disciplines unrelated to Real Estate to obtain an accredited degree covering the core technical disciplines of the valuer or property surveyor specialism and their role within the wider context of Built Environment professional disciplines.

Our MSc Real Estate is a fully supported online programme that offers great flexibility for you to earn while you learn and study where ever you are based in the world. Many of our students already work in, or are associated with, the property and building sectors.

This programme is also registered with the Hong Kong Non-local Courses Registry (NCR registration number ). It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this programme may lead.

This programme is also recognised by the PSRA in Ireland.

How the programme will be assessed [accordion-arrow]

Assessment consists of a mix of coursework, computer marked assessments and examinations. The programme specification provides more details of the assessment method for each module.

Career and study progression:

The opportunities available are extensive and include the following career paths; valuation surveying, commercial/residential agency, consultancy, property management, investment management and property development.


Valuation and Ethics (20 Credits)
Property Transactions (20 Credits)
Law for Surveyors (20 Credits)
Postgraduate Project (40 Credits)
Property Management (20 Credits)

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

Entrants to this programme are normally required to have attained one of the following: A bachelor’s degree with honours at lower second standard (2:2), or equivalent; A bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, plus experience in a relevant field; A Level 5 qualification as defined by the Framework for Higher Education Qualifications for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (FHEQ) plus five years’ relevant experience; A professional qualification plus five years’ relevant experience.

University information

Specialising in built environment courses, University College of Estate Management (UCEM) is a leading online institution. It has a diverse student community in over 100 countries, who are supported by an expert team of tutors and academics who are experts in their field. Providing teaching excellence for more than 100 years, UCEM programmes include construction management, quantity surveying and real estate. The online learning provided...more

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