Birmingham City University Real Estate
Prepare for an exciting and challenging career in a range of property areas with our BSc (Hons) Real Estate course.
Developed in accordance with the requirements of RICS, the leading international professional body for surveying, our course meets the needs of potential employers in the public, private and third sectors.
You will gain a detailed understanding of real estate, alongside an expert analysis of the processes of its ownership, development, occupation, valuation and management. You’ll also examine economics and finance, property valuation and management, development, construction, urban planning and law, ensuring you are equipped with the attributes you’ll need to be successful.
The course integrates technological, financial, legal and management issues, and you will connect the theories and practice of real estate to a range of real-life case studies, helping you understand the complex world of property.
We will prepare you for a career in real estate, developing your collaborative skills and ensuring you are not only able to practise effectively within the global real estate industry, but that you are also sensitive to the needs of the diverse cultures that they come into contact with.
What’s covered in the course?
Especially relevant for the would-be chartered surveyor in the current market, this course offers a detailed study of the built environment alongside an expert analysis of the acquisition, disposal, management and valuation of land and buildings.
It is professionally accredited, benefits from close links with industry, and thoroughly prepares you for the enormously varied work of a general practice surveyor.
Why Choose Us?
- We will help you to become one of the real estate surveyors of the future, equipped with the knowledge, tools and skills to operate efficiently and effectively.
- Our alignment with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) ensures our course remains fresh and relevant, as well as providing key industry links and insight.
- You’ll learn the analytical and problem-solving skills you need to meet the demands of a broad range of real estate markets.
- There will be regular site visits to enhance your learning experience, and talks from industry leaders will help explain how to gain employment within the real estate world.
We accept a range of qualifications, the most popular of which are detailed below.