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MScPlanning and Development

Nottingham Trent University
United Kingdom, Nottingham
Tuition fee £12,900 per year
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This is a fast-track conversion course for graduates from disciplines unrelated to construction and real estate, which leads to Chartered Surveyor status.

This course has a development, planning and valuation focus, making it particularly appropriate to applicants wishing to gain in-depth knowledge into these aspects of the property and construction business.

You will benefit from:

- the MSc course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
- the chance to go on an international field trip, included in your fees (recent destinations have included Prague and Budapest)
- part-time, full-time and continuing professional development study options
- opportunities to undertake work placements through your modules.

Programme structure

Law and Ethics (15 credit points)
Property and Construction Economics (15 credit points)
Research Methods and Study Skills (15 credit points)
Construction, Investment and Planning (15 credit points)
Professional Practice (15 credit points)
Development Practice (15 credit points)
Planning Practice (15 credit points)
Real Estate Valuation and Appraisal (15 credit points)
Postgraduate Dissertation / Consultancy Project or Internship (60 credit points)

Career opportunities

These courses provide a strong foundation for you to embark on a career in the real estate and construction industries, leading to
Chartered Surveyor status. Thanks to our expertise and reputation, our graduates are highly regarded by employers. Many have gone on to work for a wide range of national and international organisations in senior roles.

Recent graduates are working for companies in the UK and internationally including Vinci, Transport for London, Faithful + Gould, Cushman & Wakefield, Laing O’Rourke, and Frank Knight. They hold roles such as real estate consultant; valuation surveyor; head of facility management; director, quantity surveyor; and regional director.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States