"To develop in graduates the ability to think analytically and
strategically in an urban system setting…to provide graduates
with an advanced level of knowledge in key areas of study
related to commercial property development".
The MSc in Commercial Property Development is designed for
individuals interested in property and its related issues including the
development and valuation of land and buildings. The degree seeks to
develop in the graduate the ability to think analytically, on a managerial
level, in the context of the commercial built environment. The School
offers a quality post-graduate education that provides a route-way to a
professional and challenging career.
Course aims and objectives
• To instil in the graduate an advanced level of learning skills to lay the
foundation for a rewarding career as a general practice surveyor. The
course is an ideal choice for those people who want a more demanding
yet practical career, which blends the office environment with on-site
• To produce a commercially minded property professional who has the
capacity to think on a strategic and managerial level. The Commercial
Property Developer should be able to acquire, manage and develop
property as an investment asset in a competitive economic market.
• The course covers all aspects of development, valuation and the
investment of property as an asset in addition to considering the
legislative and economic background of the property industry.
Two study options are presently available for this course:
• One year full-time, commencing in September and terminating the
• Two years part-time (day release), commencing in September and
terminating two years later. The occasional additional study day may also
The part-time route offers applicants the opportunity to continue working
whilst obtaining an advanced level of postgraduate education and training
for a new career. Both the full-time and part-time routes utilise a module