Master of Science (MSc) in Real Estate Management

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Highly versatile and fully operational Real Estate professionals

The Master of Science (MSc) in Real Estate Management from Excelia, in partnership with IMSI, a specialised school with over 20 years’ experience in real estate management studies



  • Qualifications
    • MSc (5 years of higher education)
      Double qualification MSc and RNCP level 7
  • Location
  • Accreditation
    • RNCP Level 7
  • Languages
    • French
  • Start date
  • Format
    • Work-study
  • Overview
  • Study tracks
  • Experiences
  • Work-study
  • Careers
  • Cost of studies
  • Admissions
  • Maria Belhaj
    Head of the Master of Science in Real Estate Management Maria Belhaj
    The Master of Science in Real Estate Management opens up opportunities for managerial positions in property management firms, estate agencies, and property development companies. This programme is carried out in partnership with the IMSI (Institut du Management des Services Immobiliers), a higher education establishment specialising in real estate management studies, based in Paris, Lyon and Toulouse

    Why choose the MSc in Real Estate Management


    • A State-certified qualification (equivalent to 5 years of post-High School education) 
    • Professionally-oriented experiences in France 
    • Offered on a Work-study Track
    • Specialised courses in real estate
    • Courses given by industry professionals from the field of real estate management
    • Small, intimate year group


    Pedagogy adapted to your needs

    At Excelia, we offer you the opportunity to redefine real estate management. You will learn about legislation, management techniques, administration management, sales and consulting, as well as leadership and management. The programme goes beyond simple theory as you will quickly be introduced to the practical side of real estate management and experience the real world, with all our programmes being constantly updated to meet the needs of companies. By the end of your studies, you will not only have obtained academic knowledge and a recognised qualification, but you will also have acquired extensive experience.


    Our Campus: Tours

    The entire programme takes place in Tours. Specially-equipped classrooms have been designed for our students, enabling them to evolve in an environment conducive to creativity.

    More about Tours Campus


    All you need to know about languages, assessment, lessons and your teachers


    • French Track
    • Lessons in Applied English



    Three types of evaluation:

    • Continuous assessment: 40% of the final mark
    • Throughout the year you will work on group or individual projects which will be marked by your teachers.
    • End-of-semester exams: 60% of the final mark.
    • These take the form of written or computer-based exams.
    • End-of-studies Thesis


    Types of lessons:

    You will study the theory and will benefit from tutorials that will allow you to put what you have learned into practice.

    Your teachers:
    The teaching Faculty of the Master in Science is made up of industry professionals, recognised for their strong expertise in this field. Their focus will be, above all, on real-life business issues.

  • Programme structure

    Year 1 Français 

    Year 2 Français

    Work-study Track 


    1 week School-based/3 weeks company-based

    Work-study Track 


    1 week School-based/3 weeks company-based

    The teaching programmes and projects are provided for information purposes only and are subject to change from one year to the next.



    Year 1 -  Work-study Track 
    • Budget Design
    • Operations Management
    • Applied English for Real Estate
    • Digitalisation of Customer Relations
    • Ethics and Deontology in Real Estate
    • Conferences and Promotional Activities
    • Customer Success Management
    • Fundamentals of Real Estate Law
    • History of Urban Planning and Architecture
    • Sustainable Development
    • Rental Property Management
    • Multiple Ownership Property Management
    • Commercial Lease Management
    • Real Estate Transactions
    • Insurance
    • Real Estate Accounting
    • Inheritance Law
    • Real Estate Taxation
    • Building Techniques
    • Fundamentals of Real Estate Planning and Development
    • Work-study Report
    Year 2 - Work-study Track 
    • Accounting and Financial Auditing of Firms and Agencies
    • Organisation, Takeover and Creation of Firms and Agencies
    • Real Estate Business Strategies
    • Real Estate Company Law
    • Marketing & Communications in Real Estate and International Development
    • Company Finance
    • Applied English for Real Estate & TOEIC preparation
    • Introduction to and Analysis of Public Policy for Real Estate
    • Consultancy Project ‘Managing a Real Estate Business’
    • Running a Property Management Company
    • Services Management, Facility Management
    • Financial Appraisal and Asset Management Tools
    • Asset Analysis and Recommendations
    • Contracts and Public Procurement in Social Housing
    • Urban Planning and Development
    • Structuring of Operations
    • Valuation of Commercial Real Estate
    • End-of-studies Thesis
  • Your experiences


    Work-study: 24 months (open to students with 3 years of post-High School education)

    This programme is offered on a work-study track. Once you have successfully completed the Admissions tests, you will be supported in your search for a work-study opportunity via a contrat de professionnalisation (professional training contract), contrat d'apprentissage (apprenticeship contract) or a convention de stage alterné (work-study internship agreement).

    Work-study will provide you with significant professional experience and whichever type of contract you sign with a company, you will receive a salary.  Furthermore, in the case of a contrat de professionnalisation and a contrat d'apprentissage, tuition fees are paid by the host company.                                                                                 


    1 week School-based/3 weeks company-based


    Student Clubs and Associations

    You have the possibility of getting involved in one of Excelia Group’s 50 clubs and associations, enabling you to develop your skills and knowledge in a supportive and professionally-oriented environment. In addition, it is a great way to settle into school life and experience something unique.


    Personalised Support and Guidance from a Mentor

    Throughout your studies, you will benefit from personalised support and guidance from a mentor. The School also offers workshops structured around personal development (self-awareness and self-assertion), communication tools (such as CVs and cover letters), understanding the job market, learning about different careers and developing your professional network

  • What is ‘Work-study’?

    During your studies, this vocationally-oriented Work-study Track offers you the possibility of alternating School-based periods, during which you will learn the theory, with company-based periods, where you will work on projects relating to your programme.

    The School provides you with the necessary assistance in your search for a work-study opportunity. This support helps each student to identify their personal qualities, to highlight their experience (professional, associative, sporting, charitable, international), as well as their academic skills. It is also an opportunity to prepare a LinkedIn profile that companies can consult.


    Work-study in detail

    Contract type: contrat de professionnalisation (employment contract), contrat d'apprentissage (apprenticeship contract) or a convention de stage alterné (work-study internship agreement)

    Format: 1 week School-based followed by 3 weeks company-based

    Main objective: To combine theoretical knowledge with professional experience

    Securing a contract with a company: The School provides you with the necessary search tools to assist you in your professional project. Once you have successfully completed the Admissions tests, you will have access to the numerous work-study offers available to our students.


    For more information about work-study


  • Careers


    The Master of Science in Real Estate Management prepares our graduates for a wide range of careers, such as…

    • Managing a Real Estate Business: Transactions, Property Management, Asset Management for Residential, Tertiary or Commercial Properties
    • Managing a Property Development Business: from Land Development to Marketing to Construction
    • Overseeing Property and Development Activities


    Below is a non-exhaustive list of possible future careers


    Types of jobs:

    • Wealth Management Advisor
    • Site Manager
    • Real Estate Negotiator
    • Branch or Agency Manager
    • Development Manager
    • Land Acquisition Manager
    • Property Developer
    • Real Estate Negotiator
    • Rental Property Agent
    • Multiple Ownership Property Manager
    • Multiple Ownership Property Director
    • Property Manager
    • Asset Manager
    • Facility Manager
    • Real Estate and Land Expert
  • TUITION FEES 2022-2023


    • 24-month Track: €10,500 per year
    • 12-month Track: €10,500 per year (opens in 2023/2024)


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    • 24-month Track: €10,500 per year
    • 12-month Track: €10,500 per year (opens in 2023/2024)



    • €10,000 per year
      For the contrat de professionnalisation (professional training contract) and contrat d’apprentissage (apprenticeship contract), tuition fees are paid by the host company from the date of signature of the contract.


    The above fees are provided for information purposes only and are subject to change from one year to the next.


    In addition to tuition fees, you need to take into account the following costs:

    • Multiservice charge (see details below)
    • Annual administration costs relating to a double qualification (if applicable)
    • Enrolment fees at a partner university in the case of a double qualification (to be paid directly to the partner institution)


    Multiservice charge

    Fee: €250

    This one-off Multiservice fee gives access to the following services: Multimedia and Internet network, Cyberlibris (online library), Student Identity Card, Reprographics credit, Intranet, e-learning modules, Wi-Fi, Career Centre activities and services, International Insurance-Assistance (for any periods spent abroad during the period covered by this contract), University library, University Medical Service etc.


    Financing your studies


    Click here for details about the cost of studying


  • Admission for international students or French students living outside France:


    Applications for Year 1

    Open to students with a minimum of 3 years of post-High School education or international equivalent.

    Personal motivation interview is carried out by internet via our dedicated platform (day and time of your choice).

    Application fees: €50



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