Taught course

Real Estate Development

The University of Manchester · School of Environment and Development

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a Bachelors degree with a minimum classification of Second Class Honours Upper Division (2:1) or its international equivalent. Admission of candidates who do not meet this criterion may be approved if satisfactory evidence of postgraduate study, research or professional experience can be provided. Please contact the School's admissions office for further guidance.

Months of entry


Course content

This fast-track conversion course is a one year full-time / two year part-time postgraduate programme that is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) under its Valuation, Commercial Property Practice, Residential Property Practice and Planning & Development specialisms.

The programme aims to combine academic excellence with the explicit development of the knowledge, understanding and skills to enable students to pursue successful careers in Real Estate, whether in the private or public sector, in the UK or internationally.

Manchester is a great place to study Real Estate. It was the world's first industrial city and is now a vibrant 21st century metropolis. The city was recently placed 15th in the world as a destination for real estate investment, relative to its size and the urban laboratory on our doorstep provides many examples of leading commercial developments and regeneration initiatives, including Spinningfields, Media City, New East Manchester and one of the fastest-growing airports in Europe.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

+ 44 (0) 161 275 3463