The MSc in Real Estate at Liverpool John Moores University
is accredited by the RICS and is designed as a fast-rack route for first-degree holders seeking a career in Real Estate.
•Complete this masters degree in one year (full time), two years (part time)
•Professionally accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
•Prepares you for a career in Real Estate from a wide range of first degrees
•The academic team combines academic rigour with extensive practical experience of the construction and property professions
•Extensive industry involvement from the public and private sector
•Excellent career opportunities with leading UK and international surveying firms and consultancies, property companies, developers and public sector organisations
•Internationally recognised research in our Built Environment and Sustainable Technologies (BEST) Research Institute
If you are interested in the valuation and strategic management of Real Estate, this RICS accredited MSc programme is ideal for you.
You will develop your ability to think analytically at a strategic and managerial level in the context of the built environment. The programme covers all aspects of the valuation, investment and management of property as an asset in the context of the legislative framework and economic drivers that underpin today’s complex and dynamic real estate markets.
The commercial property sector provides an important focus within the course; however, the programme content has been enhanced to align not only with the Commercial Property Practice core competencies but also the Valuation and Residential APC pathways.
The course has been developed in partnership with principal surveying practices and enjoys established links with employers in both the private and public sector, ensuring that it is responsive to the changing needs of industry, government, local communities and professional practice.
The overall aim of the programme is to provide you with the skills and attributes to gain a graduate surveyor position within the profession.
Please see guidance below on core and option modules for further information on what you will study.
Real Estate Investment
Building Technology and Management
Planning and Development
Real Estate Management
Further guidance on modules
The information listed in the section entitled ‘What you will study’ is an overview of the academic content of the programme that will take the form of either core or option modules. Modules are designated as core or option in accordance with professional body requirements and internal Academic Framework review, so may be subject to change. Students will be required to undertake modules that the University designates as core and will have a choice of designated option modules. Additionally, option modules may be offered subject to meeting minimum student numbers.
Academic Framework reviews are conducted by LJMU from time to time to ensure that academic standards continue to be maintained. A review is currently in progress and will be operational for the academic year 2016/2017. Final details of this programme’s designated core and option modules will be made available on LJMU’s website as soon as possible and prior to formal enrolment for the academic year 2016/2017.
Please email [email protected]
if you require further guidance or clarification.
An Honours degree with a minimum 2.2 classification from an approved university or a degree from a university together with such relevant professional experience as deemed appropriate by the School. Non-UK applicants will be expected to have demonstrated competence in English language equivalent to a minimum of IELTS 6.5. Applicants who have studied and successfully achieved a UK degree within 24 months of the start of the MSc are exempt from this requirement.