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Real Estate Management and Development, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #314 (QS) Online
The Real Estate Management and Development programme at Heriot-Watt University is designed to build an understanding of the dynamics of the property market – including a sound knowledge of valuation and appraisal techniques. 

About

You’ll also focus on the processes taking place within property transactions, development projects and investment funding.

Programme Overview

Students tend to come from the real estate industry, or following a first degree in the likes of real estate, property development, planning, geography, economics or finance. 

The Real Estate Management and Development programme at Heriot-Watt University benefits from the expertise of research-active and industry-minded staff. Plus, with strong professional links and a focus on up-to-date industry-relevant content, graduates are highly sought-after in the property industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Real Estate Economics
  • Real Estate Appraisal and Evaluation 
  • Construction Technology
  • Spatial Planning 
  • Real Estate Investment Analysis
  • Real Estate Management and Sustainability
  • Real Estate Development

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      3-7 years
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Minimum of 2:2 honours degree or equivalent academic qualification in cognate and semi-cognate subject area. 
  • For PG conversion courses, non-cognate degrees will be considered.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1350 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1350 GBP per module and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1350 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1350 GBP per module and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Students pay £1350 per course and £1740 for the Dissertation.

Funding

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