The Master of Science in Real Estate [MSc(RealEst)] programme approaches real estate from a business and economic perspective. The programme is designed to provide an advanced education in all major aspects of the land conversion process which affect decisions related to real estate in both the private and public sectors. Consequently it covers issues related to land policy as well as investment, finance and management and is orientated particularly towards Hong Kong and China as well as the various investment and development opportunities in the rest of the Asia Pacific Region. The programme helps students to broaden and deepen their knowledge and to apply their skills in solving complex problems associated with real estate development and investment.
Each student must complete:
The prescribed courses are:
Elective courses can be chosen from a wide range of options, which vary according to the major chosen from among the following:
The programme is professionally accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). The Urban Development major is professionally accredited by the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (HKIS) in the General Practice Division and the Planning and Development Division.
*Subject to approval
After completion of the program, graduates will be able to: