Real Estate has been one of the fastest growing and dynamic sectors in the country and has in the recent past out performed most of the traditionally recognized sectors. The rapid growth requires a pool of qualified professionals to play key roles in the development of the Real Estate as well as in the advancement of the quality of Real Estate through the transformation and management of real estate resources. The real estate sector plays a vital role in national economy as all human activities require real estate.
The Bachelor of Science in Real Estate Management degree programme at Mount Kenya University is designed to train professionals in the area of real estate with concentrations in Real Estate Management, Real Estate Finance and Investments, and Real estate development all geared towards developing professionals well anchored to create and manage wealth in the industry.
Real Estate graduates can secure managerial positions in both public and private sectors like banks, fund and asset management companies, insurance companies and training institutions. Graduates are employed in the fields of Real Estate fund management, Real Estate development consultancies, Real Estate finance and investment, Urban planning, Real Estate valuation and Corporate Real Estate management.
KCSE or equivalent certificate with a minimum of C+ and grade C (plain) in both Mathematics and English or similar grades in an equivalent examination approved by the University Senate in liaison with Commission for University Education CUE Or Applicants who are in possession of a relevant Diploma.
The course takes duration of four academic years (8 semesters).