24 months
8400 GBP/year
8400 GBP/year
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Build your future real estate career with our online surveying degree. Accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the Surveying (Real Estate) course from Northumbria University will teach you all you need to know to succeed in commercial property surveying.


From developing your knowledge of the key concepts and frameworks related to built environment disciplines to specific real estate surveying skills -  such as your ability to value commercial property, manage property assets, analyse property market data, evaluate property proposals and acquire sites for building - this Surveying (Real Estate) course from Northumbria University will enhance your professional profile and earning potential.

Our RICS accreditation is evidence of our high standards of teaching, and that you’ll be learning industry-relevant content that can be applied in everyday working life, before and after graduation. 

Study your course, your way. Start in January, April, July or October and gain a respected commercial property management course within two to four years. You'll also be able to pay your course fees in module by module instalments, spreading out the cost out over the duration of your studies.


  • During your time with us, you’ll build the industry understanding and transferable skills needed to advance your career, even if you’re new to surveying.
  • Our reputation for quality is reflected in our strong links and collaborations with industry partners, such as RICS and the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH). Experienced practitioners help to influence our academic content, ensuring our students develop the knowledge employers need them to have.
  • You’ll also improve your interpersonal and research skills, plus your ability to tackle complex issues through conceptualisation, contribute to new processes and  use judgement when considering ambiguous data – all highly valuable traits to employers.
  • Our Careers and Employment Service offers a range of resources and support, available online and on a one-to-one basis, for you to tap into.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Business Environment 
  • Construction and Sustainable Technologies
  • Urban Planning and Development
  • Law and Surveying Professional Practice
  • Research Methods
  • Research Based Study
  • Property Valuation 
  • Real Estate Law and Asset Management 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

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

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible for these programmes, you should have a minimum 2:2 honours degree or an international equivalent.
  • Candidates who do not meet these academic requirements, but can demonstrate extensive, relevant experience within the surveying industry (at least 3 years) may also be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8400 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    8400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8400 GBP per year during 24 months.


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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