Taught course

Real Estate Management and Development

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

For MSc level entry applicants must have:

  • Minimum of 2:2 honours degree or equivalent academic qualification in cognate and semi-cognate subject area. For PG conversion programmes, non-cognate degrees will be considered. Corporate (or chartered) membership of relevant professional institutions will also be considered.

For PG Diploma level entry applicants must have:

  • Third class honours degree in a cognate or semi-cognate subject area PLUS 2 years of relevant experience at an appropriate level completed post qualification.
  • Cognate or semi-cognate ordinary degree PLUS 3-4 years of relevant experience at an appropriate level following graduation.
  • Candidates who do not meet the above entry requirements or have no formal academic qualifications will be considered individually based on their CV and interview. Admission via this route will be at the discretion of the Director of Admissions and the number of successful applicants will be restricted.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The Real Estate Management and Development degree is designed to build an understanding of the dynamics of the property market – including a sound knowledge of valuation and appraisal techniques. You’ll also focus on the processes taking place within property transactions, development projects and investment funding.

Information for international students

If English is not the applicant’s first language a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent is required with all elements passed at 6.0 or above.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
12-24 months
part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
distance learning
9-15 months
part time
15 months

PGCert

full time
6 months
part time
12 months
distance learning
6-12 months

Course contact details

Name
Colin Elliot
Email
c.j.elliot@hw.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 451 4627