12 months
6385 USD/year
6385 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Property Development and Management degree offered at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg is directed towards applicants with an honours degree in Real Estate, Property, Economics, Finance, Commerce, Accounting, Building Technology, Civil Engineering and Planning.


Key facts

We maintain strong links with industry through student bursaries, scholarships and internships, and offer a range of programmes which include information engineering and biomedical engineering (within Electrical Engineering), and environmental engineering (within Civil Engineering).

Degrees in the Built Environment address the social, spatial and infrastructural needs of a transforming South Africa. 

Undergraduate programmes include degrees in Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning, Property Studies and Construction Studies.

The Property Development and Management degree is offered at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Quantitative Methods with Real Estate Applications
  • Applied Macroeconomics
  • Real Estate Law
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Real Estate Market Analysis
  • Commercial Real Estate Investments
  • Real Estate Development
  • Real Estate Valuation
  • Advanced Topics in Real Estate
  • Research Methodology
  • Research Report

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


190 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours:
 A bachelors degree or equivalent.
  • Masters :
A Bachelor of Science with Honours from Wits or another university or a 4 year Bachelor of Engineering Science.
  • Doctorate:
A Master of Science or Engineering from Wits or another university;A supervisor from the Faculty of Engineering or the Built Environment must be identified and approached prior to application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6385 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6385 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6385 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6385 USD per year during 12 months.

R 92 060

Living costs for Johannesburg

8434 - 12036 ZAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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