Taught course

Real Estate

University of Sheffield · Department of Urban Studies and Planning

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 undergraduate honours degree.

We may also consider your application if you do not meet the standard academic requirements but you have relevant professional experience.

Months of entry


Course content

Prepare yourself for a demanding and rewarding career in real estate and learn the analytical skills necessary to successfully sell, purchase, lease and manage property.
Course description

This course is designed to prepare you for a demanding and rewarding career in real estate, in either the private or the public sector. As a student you will develop knowledge and understanding of real estate and its role in the wider economy. You will develop the analytical skills necessary for the successful purchase, sale, leasing and management of business premises, principally retail, office, industrial and leisure.

This course is designed for students from a wide range of academic and professional backgrounds, who wish to specialise in commercial real estate investment appraisal and portfolio management.


This MSc is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. This means you will benefit from a route to chartered status through the Commercial pathway. The accredited degree enables graduates to apply to become a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS), which will give you the title of chartered surveyor.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

English language requirements

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

For more information about entry requirements for international students, please visit https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/applying/postgraduate-taught

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
+44 (0)114 222 6900