12 months
26890 GBP/year
14320 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This MSc in Healthcare Facilities offered by University College London (UCL) is designed for healthcare and built environment professionals to learn about the challenges facing healthcare real estate provision and operation in the 21st century.

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The Bartlett Real Estate Institute’s (BREI) Healthcare Facilities MSc provides an integrated and interdisciplinary programme related to healthcare facilities in the widest sense. You will have the opportunity to transform the wider healthcare community’s view of the role, design and operation of built forms that support health activities.

The Healthcare Facilities programme offered by University College London (UCL)   will cover all aspects of the process of creating, renewing or managing healthcare facilities. We will guide you through your own personalised learning journey, tailored to your background and interests as much as possible.

This transformative Master's degree will enhance the quality of your decision-making around healthcare facilities. We will establish a common language, communication channels, interdisciplinary working patterns and understanding of healthcare policies, services, systems and cultural paradigms across the globe.

Your learning journey will be personalised and specific to your own interests. Each module will have a ‘live’ problem set in collaboration with external organisations that will enable you to learn within a real-world context.

Careers and employability

The programme is expected to develop decision-making skills, research skills and analytical techniques. Participants will have possibilities for career development at all levels within the healthcare and the built environment sectors. 

The collaborative nature of the course provides students with practical skills that are highly sought after by employers from the real estate, engineering, architecture, healthcare architecture, medical planning, healthcare facilities management and construction. Students could also find employment opportunities at government and organisations, in departments such as the capital and facilities & estates of the NHS, public health and social care.

Graduates will have additional possibilities to carry out future research and consultancy in the field. In addition, the MSc can provide a foundation for MPhil/PhD research

Programme Structure

Compulsory modules:

  • Development and Capital Projects
  • Building Solutions and Systems
  • Modern Economics and Finance for Real Estate
  • Forms of Value for Real Estate
  • Health Systems, Services and Technologies
  • Health Services: Primary Care
  • Health Services: Hospitals and Complex Facilities
  • Health Services: Long-term Care

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Flexible/Modular: 28 August




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The normal minimum qualifications are a 2:1 Bachelor's degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. 
  • As the programme is designed to enhance the knowledge base of practitioners in healthcare it is desirable for candidates to have some knowledge, demonstrable competence, and a skill set related to healthcare practice, policy, 
  • A second acceptable qualification is a second-class Bachelor's degree or lower, with substantial knowledge, demonstrable competence, and a skill set related to management, policy, investment, or design practice in healthcare investment, design, or management, in addition to their academic qualification.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26890 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26890 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14320 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14320 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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