Taught course

Real Estate

Sheffield Hallam University · Built Environment

Entry requirements

A good first degree in any discipline or an equivalent professional qualification. As a full-time student you are encouraged to obtain a period of pre-course professional work experience before joining. As a part-time student you should be employed in general practice surveying or have substantial contact with a property-related firm. If English is not your first language you typically need an IELTS 6.5 score with a minimum of 6.5 in writing and 5.5 in all other skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.5 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.

Months of entry


Course content

For graduates from unrelated disciplines, this fast-track course allows you to qualify as a chartered surveyor. Your studies have a hands-on focus, responding to real professional briefs and working with other students. Suitable for UK and overseas students, the course’s reputation means many international surveying firms recruit students for roles spanning the globe.

Key points
• Suitable for recent graduates and professionals in a related area who want to cross over to real estate.
• Gain chartered surveyor status on this fast track route.
• Study important elements of real estate such as property law, valuation and investment.
• Benefit from modules with an international outlook for careers in the UK and overseas.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions office
0114 225 5555
0114 225 3179