Oxford Brookes University

Commercial Real Estate

This course has 3 distinct pathways: commercial real estate, residential real estate, and international real estate; the course provides all the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in the real estate profession.

Entry requirements

A good undergraduate Honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) in a non-cognate discipline or equivalent international qualification; applicants to this conversion programme are therefore welcome from any academic discipline (other than real estate); applicants should demonstrate a commitment to a career in real estate, preferably through previous work experience, which is strongly recommended; for non-native English speakers, an IELTS score of at least 6.5 or evidence of an equivalent level of fluency in English language is required; for TOEFL the required score is 90 (internet-based).

Course modules

Semester 1: Valuation and investment; real estate law 1; finance and business economics 1; integrative professional practice; construction and sustainability; applied real estate. Semester 2: Strategic management of corporate real estate; finance and business economics 2; real estate development appraisal; planning and development; planning and the development process; sustainable residential real estate development; real estate investment strategy; residential real estate investment; international real estate investment; real estate law 2; residential real estate law; international perspectives on real estate law; summer (vacation period): applied project; real estate markets.

Assessment methods

Each module is assessed individually, through coursework such as submission of reports and presentations, and/or formal written examination.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 13,980 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,980 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Headington Campus Oxford OX3 0BP South East

Key information

Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
01865 483904