Study the MSc Real Estate Management at GCU

"96.2% graduate employment rate"

(DLHE 2012)

    Study the UK and EU Real Estate Property Market

The UK and Europe are part of a unique property and real estate eco-system. In order to succeed in this competitive landscape you require education, training and skills. GCU Msc Real Estate Management is the course that will give you these qualifications.

The MSc Real Estate Management at GCU concentrates on the acquisition of property and surveying skills and competencies. It provides authentic tasks and case studies, all set within the appropriate theoretical framework whilst introducing students to a range of professional practitioners. The MSc Real Estate Management is an accelerated, intensive programme that can be undertaken full-time in a year or part-time over two. All academic staff involved in teaching have direct working experience in professional real estate, offering invaluable insight into the workings of the industry.

    An outstanding course structure

Students complete six taught modules – three in trimester A and three in trimester B – plus an MSc professional project or dissertation after completion of the taught modules.

A choice of elective modules is provided in trimester B to allow students to specialise in development, international project finance or sustainability.

Trimester A

Core modules: Property Asset Management (double module); Sustainable Design and Construction.
PgD is awarded for passing six taught modules without the professional project or dissertation. Individual modules can also be studied for professional development purposes.

Trimester B

Core modules: Property Valuation (double module including London study visit).
One elective module selected from: Real Estate Development; International Construction Project Finance; or Urban Regeneration.
PgD is awarded for passing six taught modules without the professional project or dissertation. Individual modules can also be studied for professional development purposes.

    Outstanding career prospects in Real Estate

The programme has been developed in conjunction with companies in all branches of the property management and development industries. This allows us to ensure that graduates obtain precisely the skills and knowledge that employers want, leading to excellent career prospects at the end of the programme. On completion of this course graduates can expect to gain employment in the areas of property management and development within the RICS commercial property and valuation faculties.

The MSc programme is fully accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), allowing successful graduates to progress directly to the assessment of professional competence through the commercial property and valuation pathways

    Study in Glasgow, Scotland

With a population of around five million, Scotland retains its own distinctive culture within the United Kingdom. A popular tourist destination, Scotland is famous around the world for its breath-taking Highlands scenery, tartan, whisky and friendly inhabitants.

With its exciting mix of culture, architecture, music, nightlife, shopping and sport, not to mention its friendly residents, Glasgow has everything you need. Accessible, affordable and multicultural, this is a great city for students from all backgrounds and cultures. Lonely Planet listed Glasgow as one of the top 10 cities in the world to visit.