University College of Estate Management

Degree level: Postgraduate

Construction and Real Estate (Taught)

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Course summary

TEF Provisional

University College of Estate Management has opted into the TEF and received a Provisional award.

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Our industry-recognised specialist MBA provides a rigorous understanding of key property and construction subjects alongside core management disciplines such as finance, organisational leadership, strategic change management and marketing. In an ever-changing and competitive environment, the UCEM MBA programme is designed for ambitious and experienced real estate and construction professionals seeking an accelerated route to senior management. Accredited by globally-renowned professional bodies RICS, CIOB, CABE and CMI, this leading specialist MBA offers professional body membership and a fast-track route to Chartered Manager status. The programme also leads to MRICS (Chartered Surveyor) status on passing the RICS Assessment of Professional Competence (APC). It combines the theoretical and real-world knowledge of our industry experts with practical applied learning and attracts built environment professionals from across the globe, offering virtual networking and exchanges of experiences in different international contexts. Our industry-leading specialist MBA is a fully supported online programme offering great flexibility for you to earn while you learn and study wherever you are based in the world.

Course details

Assessment method

Assessment consists of a mix of coursework and examinations. The module information sheet provides details of the assessment method for each module.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chartered Surveyors, Royal Institution of
  • Building Engineers, Chartered Association of
  • Chartered Institute of Building
  • Chartered Management Institute

Entry requirements

Entrants to this programme are normally required to have attained one of the following: A Bachelor Degree with honours at lower second standard (2:2), or equivalent and three years’ experience A Bachelor Degree, or equivalent, plus experience in a relevant field A Level 5 qualification as defined by the Framework for Higher Education Qualifications for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (FHEQ) Level 5 plus five years’ relevant work experience – two of which should be at an appropriate senior management level A professional qualification plus five years’ relevant experience – two of which should be at an appropriate senior management level. And one of the following: Grade C or above in English Language or Literature (Grade 4 for applicants holding newly reformed GCSE’s in England) or an equivalent qualification Grade 6.0 or above, with at least 6.5 in the reading and writing modules, in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test administered by the British Council in the academic test 88 or above in the Internet option, 230 or above in the computer-based option or 570 or above in the paper-based option, of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Grade C or above in Use of English at A/S Level Note: applicants with a Bachelor’s degree that has been taught and examined in the English medium can be considered for entry in the absence of the qualifications detailed above.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £10400 Whole course
International £10400 Whole course
England £10400 Whole course
Northern Ireland £10400 Whole course
Scotland £10400 Whole course
Wales £10400 Whole course
Channel Islands £10400 Whole course

Additional fee information

£1,150 per module x 7 plus the Postgraduate Project @ £2,350. Total programme fee £10,400
Construction and Real Estate at University College of Estate Management - UCAS