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Real Estate (Hons), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #601 (WUR) Glasgow, United Kingdom
This Real Estate (Hons) programme at Glasgow Caledonian University prepares students for a career as Chartered General Practice Surveyors, professionals involved in the valuation, management of property, as well as investment in and development of property across the commercial, industrial and residential sectors.
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Study Real Estate (Hons) at Glasgow Caledonian University and you will gain the knowledge and experience to undertake property valuations, carry out development appraisals, provide advice on property investment, manage property assets, real estate sales and acquisitions and to become a Chartered Surveyor.

You'll also benefit from a one year paid work experience which you can use towards RICS Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) status. The BSc Real Estate degree is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the course qualifies you for RICS graduate membership.

Your career

Graduates have gone on to work in international firms such as CBRE, Colliers International, Cushman & Wakefield, Drivers Jonas, Deloitte, Jones Lang La Salle, Knight Frank and Lambert Smith Hampton and in UK organisations such as DM Hall, Gerald Eve, Graham & Sibbald, GVA James Barr, Ryden, various local local authorities, Network Rail, NHS Estates and Valuation Office Agency.


This programme is fully accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description

      2 - 3 Years

    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      3 - 4 Years

  • Credits
    480 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Construction Technology

  • Property Development

  • Valuation

  •  Construction & Property Contracts

  • Property Management and Urban Planning

  • Professional placement 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

General Requirements

All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. Applicants who are made a conditional offer of a place may be asked to achieve more than is stated.

Year 2 entry only
  • College HNC: 15 credit HNC in a Built Environment subject with a minimum B in graded unit
  • A level: BBC plus GCSE English and Maths at C/4
  • BTEC: Level 3 Extended Diploma in Built Environment subject at DMM. Completion of 2-week Summer School programme is also required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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  • RUK: £9250 

Living costs for Glasgow

  • 620 - 1020 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


We provide high-quality education for a fair price; as the University for the Common Good, we are committed to offering accessible higher education for talented students by keeping our tuition fees low and providing a generous scholarship package of over £2.5 million per year.

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