Taught course

Commercial Real Estate

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Urban Studies and Planning
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

For UK students, the usual entry requirement is a 2:1 degree or evidence of equivalent achievement (for example, a professional qualification combined with work experience).

You’re welcome to apply with a 2:2 degree, although we would normally expect to see evidence of work experience or other relevant activity.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Course description

Accredited by the Royal lnstitution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

This course is designed to prepare you for a demanding and rewarding career in real estate, in either the private or the public sector. It provides graduate-level entry into the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

You'll develop knowledge and understanding of real estate and its role in the wider economy. Your study will give you the analytical skills necessary for successful property investment, development and management. You'll also learn research skills and find out how research applies to real estate and real estate markets.

Core modules

Autumn semester:

  • Applied Real Estate Valuation
  • Real Estate Economics
  • Investment Finance and Funding
  • Research Methods

Spring semester:

  • Integrated Project specialising in Investment Valuation and Law of Business Leases

Optional modules

Examples include:

  • Real Estate Development
  • Sustainable Development: A Critical Perspective
  • Planning Law
  • Issues in Housing
  • International Real Estate Market Analysis

Course duration

1 year full-time only.

Field Trips

Each year we run a field trip to London so you can meet employers and recruitment specialists. Although all accommodation and some food costs are covered, you'll need to cover travel costs to and from London, as well as travel around the city

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Further details of qualification

Accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
usp@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 6900