Study Real Estate in Singapore
The Department of Real Estate is one of the 3 departments in School of Design & Environment, NUS. It offers a full-time and part-time undergraduate honours degree course in Bachelor of Science in Real Estate.
The B.Sc. (Real Estate) course provides an enriching education for persons with an interest in the environment, an inspiration to contribute to the process of shaping the built environment and a willingness to work with people. This course would also be suitable for persons who wish to contribute to the environment in which we live, its development, and the many technological, legal, economic and financial implications of modern land use and development.
Exposure to the
real estate and construction industry throughout their course of study
enables students to apply knowledge gained from academic studies to
real-life work situations. This is achieved through the means such as:
The B.Sc. (Real Estate) (Honours) course is recognised by the Commonwealth Association of Surveying and Land Economy and accredited by the Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, UK. Graduates will thus be able to practice in any Commonwealth country.
Please visit Office of Admission (OAM) website http://www.nus.edu.sg/admissions/undergrad for more details
Estate) graduates are employed in both public and private sector
organisations which own, develop, use or manage land and property. You
could join them and be a part of the real estate business. Promising
career opportunities are open to real estate graduates in areas such as:
Real Estate Management:
Property / Facilities Management:
graduates also diversify into other fields
The Master of Science (Real Estate), MRE, at the National University of Singapore offers a broad-based professional education at the graduate level in the field of real estate. The program aims to prepare candidates for advanced real estate careers in business, consultancy, research or public service, or in preparation for further academic training by:
MRE offers the following outstanding features:
The MRE programme is taught by well-qualified and experienced faculty from the Department of Real Estate. The teaching approaches incorporate the best of traditional and innovative methods using problem-based learning, case studies, applied projects, industry guest speakers and seminars
All faculty members are involved in cutting-edge research in their respective areas of specialization in the real estate discipline. In addition to the Special Seminar Elective on current issues and topics in real estate, candidates of the programme are welcome to attend research seminars by research students, faculty members and visiting professors.
The small class size and seminar format stimulate active participation, interaction and exchange of ideas among the candidates and the staff. Candidates working in various sectors of the real estate industry contribute to the learning process by sharing their practical knowledge and experiences.
The MRE programme is committed to developing an international perspective in all real estate disciplines. In addition to a strong team of international faculty, eminent professors from overseas have also been invited regularly to conduct special elective seminars on current issues. Also, course applicants are carefully selected to ensure a good mix of local and overseas students.
The modular structure of the MRE programme allows students to design their specific individual needs. Whilst mandatory core requirements are imposed to dictate academic rigor, candidates have significant flexibility to vary the pace of their programme and to select elective modules in their area of interest. In addition, to the taught modules, candidates can also undertake Field Study on specific problems under the personal supervision of a staff member.
Department of Real Estate
School of Design & Environment
National University of Singapore
21 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119077
Fax: + 65 6774 8684