Nottingham Trent University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Property Finance and Investment

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Course summary

Our course has been developed to cater for the property industry's growing need for financially-literate graduates with specialist investment and finance knowledge. There is an ever-growing relationship between property, investment and financial markets, making the field increasingly dynamic and graduates within it some of the highest paid. You'll develop core property industry knowledge and skills in areas including investment and financial project management, financial risk management, negotiation, valuation, portfolio management, investment appraisal, business planning, financial regulations and sustainability of financial investment projects. Key features

  • Professional accreditation | Our course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), recognising the quality and relevance of the course content and representing your first step towards becoming a Chartered Surveyor.
  • Interdisciplinary study | Delivered by industry experienced and research active academics, the course links finance and economics to address global issues related to investment, financial management and real estate.
  • Industry-facing projects |  Apply your learning to the real world, with opportunities to take part in live projects as part of the course. Your assessments will be based on real projects, supported by companies such as JLL, Rolls-Royce and Savills.
  • Placement year | Gain vital skills and experience in the workplace by undertaking a one-year placement on our sandwich route. Previously, students have spent their placements at companies such as AXA, Knight Frank and NG Chartered Surveyors.
  • NTU is renowned | We're ranked Top 3 in the UK for Land & Property Management subjects (Complete University Guide 2023).

Course details

Modules

Year One

  • Professional, Academic and Business Skills (20 credit points)
  • Surveying Skills (20 credit points)
  • Construction (20 credit points)
  • Economics and Valuation (20 credit points)
  • Law (20 credit points)
  • Planning and Land Use (20 credit points)
Year Two
  • Valuation (20 credit points)
  • Real Estate Economics (20 credit points)
  • Property Management and Agency (40 credit points)
  • Property Development: Principles and Practice (20 credit points)
  • Employability and Commercial Awareness (20 credit points)
Year Three
  • This is your opportunity to spend a year working in industry, giving you real hands-on experience and introducing you to exciting opportunities for your future employment. A successful completion of the placement year will lead you to an additional qualification – the Diploma in Professional Practice.
Final Year
  • Investment Appraisal and Valuation (20 credit points)
  • Portfolio and Fund Management (40 credit points)
  • Real Estate Funding (20 credit points)
- Research Project (20 credit points)

Professional bodies

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

  • Chartered Surveyors, Royal Institution of

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
NN23
Institution code:
N91
Campus name:
City Campus
Campus code:
1

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We also consider equivalent qualifications and combinations. Please contact Nottingham Trent University Admissions team for further information.


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
73%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
86%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Tuition fees for 2023 entry are yet to be confirmed. As a guide and to enable you to plan your finances, the fees for Home undergraduate students for 2022 are £9250. The current expectation is that the University may increase this for future and subsequent years of study in line with inflation and as specified by the Government.
Property Finance and Investment at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS