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Start   >  Master's & postgraduate courses  >  Education  >  Postgraduate course in Real Estate Valuation: Methods and International Models
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Programme

Credits
20 ECTS (120 teaching hours)
Delivery
Online
Language of instruction
Spanish / English
Fee
€2,600
Payment of enrolment fee options

The enrolment fee can be paid:
- In a single payment to be paid within the deadline specified in the letter of admission to the programme.
- In two instalments:

  • 60% of the amount payable, to be paid within the deadline specified in the letter of admission to the programme.
  • Remaining 40% to be paid up to 60 days at the latest after the starting date of the programme.
Notes 0,7% campaign

Registration open until the beginning of the course or until end of vacancies.
Start date
Start date: March 2021
End date: September 2021
Timetable
Wednesday: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Thursday: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Notes to the schedule.
Taught at
Online
Why this programme?
The postgraduate in Real Estate Valuations: International Methods and Models emerges with international orientation, incorporating the criteria and procedures of the valuation following international standards, and more specifically, European ones. All this, in accordance with the regulation of financial markets, appeared after the global real estate crisis. In fact, the European Credit Directive imposes the need for workers in the financial sector, especially those related to mortgages, including the valuation sector, to have sufficient knowledge to provide adequate advice to clients, and points out how preferred the adoption of European valuation standards.

This postgraduate course provides the advanced content needed to acquire professional skills in real estate asset valuations, both in terms of valuation based on market criteria and the valuation referred to the calculation of the value of real estate for cadastral and mortgage purposes. In the study of the constructive elements of buildings, environmental regulation and its measurement, as necessary elements in the evaluation process.

The postgraduate course is organized by the Center for Land Policy and Valuations of the UPC, a reference in research and real estate teaching. It also has the support of the Spanish Association of Real Estate and Urban Appraisal (AEVIU) of which its members, recognized professional experts, participate as teachers in the program. Likewise, it has teaching staff directly linked to The European Group of Valuers Associations (TEGOVA).

The program gives the knowledge so that students can obtain the Minimum Educational Requirements (MER), training requirement to accredit the Recognized European Values ​​(REV) of The European Group of Valuers Associations (TEGoVA).
Aims
  • Open new career fields in the field of real estate valuation allowing attracting international clients.
  • Expand career to the branches of non-formal valuation, mortgage, cadastral and other real rights outputs, as an independent advisor, consultant or employee associated.
  • Acquire the skills to draft assessment reports carried out with criteria of national and international accounting.
  • Acquire the necessary skills to explore the range of business models in the field of real estate valuations.
  • Acquire the skills to become a real estate analyst in the field of valuations
  • Supplement the training to achieve accreditation as a Recognized European Valuer.
Who is it for?
  • Architect, Technical Architect, graduate or graduate in Science Building, Economics, Business Administration, Business Studies, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Civil Engineering, Agronomy Engineering, Law and related degree, or who are in the final year of studies and want to ensure future career either in the private or public sector.
  • Professionals who want to expand their skills because they are engaged in real estate development, the facility management, to property management, management of family offices or entrepreneurs. People also develop as Agent Real Property, Risk Analyst, Investment Analyst, Property Administration, Municipal Architect, City Clerk, in the Legal and Economic Services, and related

Training Content

List of subjects
6 ECTS 36h
Valuation of Real Estate Assets
  • Basis of real estate assets valuation.
  • Operation of the real estate market.
  • Valuation of assets for comparison and application to residential valuation.
  • Valuation of assets through the cost of replenishment. Application to the valuation of buildings in process of construction.
  • Valuation of assets for financial update. Application to the office market.
  • Financial mathematics for the valuation of assets.
7 ECTS 42h
Advanced Valuation of Real Estate Assets
  • Finalist land valuation. Application to solar appraisal.
  • Urban transformation soil valuation. Application to urban land.
  • Valuation of assets subject to economic exploitation. Application to the hotel market.
  • Limited real rights valuation. Application to usufruct and administrative concessions.
  • Expert reports and assessments. Application to the judicial administrative area.
  • The valuation process. Since the "Due Dilligence" until the valuation report.
  • Valuation and revaluation of real estate portfolios. Application to Listed Public Limited Companies Real Estate Investment (SOCIMI), Real Estate Funds and Family Offices.
5 ECTS 30h
Valuation for the International Market: Accounting by International Standards
  • The TEGoVA European Valuation Standards. Process to achieve the REV and TEGoVA European Value.
  • The Red Book of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Process to obtain distinctive RICS.
  • Valuations for accounting. Application for balance sheets and audits.
  • Mortgage valuations according to Order ECO / 805/2003.
2 ECTS 12h
Workshop on International Real Estate Valuations
A practical workshop is carried out, based on a real case study, to apply the knowledge that has been developed to the real estate valuation matters.
The UPC School reserves the right to modify the contents of the programme, which may vary in order to better accommodate the course objectives.
Degree
Postgraduate diplomas issued by the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Issued pursuant to art. 34.1 of Organic Law 4/2007 of 12 April, amending Organic Law 6/2001 of 21 December, concerning Universities. To obtain this degree it is necessary to have an official. Otherwise, the Fundació Politècnica de Catalunya will only award them a a certificate of completion.

Learning methodology

The teaching methodology of the programme facilitates the student's learning and the achievement of the necessary competences.

The postgraduate course, structured in subjects, is carried out sequentially. The contents of each subject and the evaluable tasks will increase their complexity as the subject progresses.

Each subject will be divided into weeks and every two or three weeks there will be a streaming video conference session, in order to clarify doubts about the contents of the postgraduate course and the evaluable workshops and questionnaires.



Learning tools
Solving exercises
Solutions are worked on by practising routines, applying formulas and algorithms, and procedures are followed for transforming the available information and interpreting the results.
Case studies
Real or hypothetical situations are presented in which the students, in a completely participatory and practical way, examine the situation, consider the various hypotheses and share their own conclusions.
Workshops
Students are supported when undertaking group work, including theoretical sessions which provide the tools and knowledge needed to achieve a result. Ideas and results are exchanged between all the participating groups.
Advanced asynchronous communication
Systems that enable smooth and clear communication in any situation (video chats, forums, recorded lectures, etc.).
Streaming sessions
Synchronous online interactive open sessions will be planned. Professors attend these sessions and students pose questions and address their concerns. Synchronous sessions will be scheduled in calendar.
Assessment criteria
Level of participation
The student's active contribution to the various activities offered by the teaching team is assessed.
Solving exercises, questionnaires or exams
Individual tests aimed at assessing the degree of learning and the acquisition of competences.
Work out projects
Studies on a specific topic, by individuals or groups, in which the quality and depth of the work is assessed, among other factors.
Completion and presentation of the final project
Individual or group projects in which the contents taught in the programme are applied. The project can be based on real cases and include the identification of a problem, the design of the solution, its implementation or a business plan. The project will be presented and defended in public.
Work placements & employment service
Students can access job offers in their field of specialisation on the My_Tech_Space virtual campus. Applications made from this site will be treated confidentially. Hundreds of offers of the UPC School of Professional & Executive Development employment service appear annually. The offers range from formal contracts to work placement agreements.
Virtual campus
The students on this postgraduate course will have access to the My_ Tech_Space virtual campus - an effective platform for work and communication between the course's students, lecturers, directors and coordinators. My_Tech_Space provides the documentation for each training session before it starts, and enables students to work as a team, consult lecturers, check notes, etc.

Teaching team

Academic management
  • Roca Cladera, Josep
    View profile in futur.upc
    A Doctor in Architecture, and Professor at the UPC. Director of the Land Policy and Valuations Centre at the UPC. He is director of the Doctorate Course in Urban and Architectural Management and Valuation, a unique programme in Spain as it combines the economic, legal, social and environmental processes that underlie the planning of the city and the territory. He is the author of numerous articles related to the real estate economy, the analysis of territorial structures and the city. His most well-known books focus on the theoretical analysis of the formation of land value and on the practical application of valuation methods. Dr Roca is a national and international benchmark in the valuations field, and especially those related to urban management processes. He has been a Spanish pioneer in teaching valuations at the postgraduate level since the appearance of master's degree courses in the early 1980s.
Academic coordination
  • Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos
    View profile in futur.upc / View profile in Linkedin
    REV. Dr. Architect, Master in Real Estate Consultancy, Full Professor of the UPC. Researcher of the Center for Land Policy and Valuations, responsible for drafting the ACE Magazine: Architecture, City and Environment. Its central research topics focus on the analysis of the preferences of users of urban and real estate projects in the context of the design and promotion of projects of that type; also in the analysis of the impact of environmental externalities on urban values. The study of new methods of delimitation of real estate sub-markets and the impact of the urban structure on urban values ​​are also part of their interest, which translates into a wide collection of publications. He is a member of the Recognition Committee of The European Group of Valuers Associations, and of the Access and Evaluation Committee of the Spanish Association of Real Estate and Urban Appraisal.
Teaching staff
  • Cabrera Guardiola, Alberto Andrés

    REV. Technical Architect, Building Engineer, Superior Technician in Prevention of Labor Risks and University Master in Real Estate Valuations Valuations and Judicial Expertise. Associate Professor of the Department of Business Organization of the UPC in the EPSEB, where he teaches the subjects of Real Estate Feasibility, Appraisals and Peritaciones. Consultant, manager and real estate appraiser, and 15 years of professional experience, developed in construction, promotion and execution of work for 6 years. Currently director of the consulting company, Management and Valuation Real Estate Oval Valuations S.L. for 9 years, as well as a university teacher for the last 4 years. He is the current secretary of AEVIU member of TEGoVA and acts as representative of the Association in events such as the XIX Sectoral Meeting on Valuation and Valuation of Assets, where he presented the paper "EVS and the REV Scheme".
  • Gutes Pascual, Juan Daniel
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    Architect at the UPC - Barcelona School of Architecture, Master in Facilities Management from La Salle University (URL), and an MBA in Construction and Real Estate from Reading University (The College of Estate Management). He is currently in the writing phase of his doctoral thesis (PhD) at the University of London (UCL / Bartlett). Architect FRICS (Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) and member of the RICS board in Spain. She has over 15 years of management experience in the sector, where she has worked for national and international consultancies as well as previously for Public Administration. He has extensive experience in Consulting, Valuations, Project Management and Technical Due Diligence.
  • Lee Borges, Richard

    Member of the Appraisal Institute MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS. AACI (Hon.), GRI, has been president of the Appraisal Institute (2013) and member of the board of the institution. He is a certified teacher of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) and has taught numerous courses and seminars under the AI in the US and Canada since 1989. He is an expert in residential, commercial, agricultural and intangibles valuation. He is president of Rick Borges Real Estate & Related Services Incorporated Enterprieses, whose business scope focuses on valuation, consulting, brokerage, brokerage, real estate development and real estate education studies. Its customers include companies of global relevance as Walt-Mart, numerous financial institutions such as JP Morgan, the US administration and the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development, among others.
  • Lester, Evan

    MRICS. Degree in Business and Law from the Univerty College of Dublin. Currently Director of Valuations in Valuation Spain (Madrid) Advisoy Jones Long LaSalle. He was a Consultant Senior Associate at Cushman and Wakefield in Spain, and external consultant in the merger of Grupo Santander and Abbey National.
  • Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos
    View profile in futur.upc / View profile in Linkedin
    REV. Dr. Architect, Master in Real Estate Consultancy, Full Professor of the UPC. Researcher of the Center for Land Policy and Valuations, responsible for drafting the ACE Magazine: Architecture, City and Environment. Its central research topics focus on the analysis of the preferences of users of urban and real estate projects in the context of the design and promotion of projects of that type; also in the analysis of the impact of environmental externalities on urban values. The study of new methods of delimitation of real estate sub-markets and the impact of the urban structure on urban values ​​are also part of their interest, which translates into a wide collection of publications. He is a member of the Recognition Committee of The European Group of Valuers Associations, and of the Access and Evaluation Committee of the Spanish Association of Real Estate and Urban Appraisal.
  • Roca Cladera, Josep
    View profile in futur.upc
    A Doctor in Architecture, and Professor at the UPC. Director of the Land Policy and Valuations Centre at the UPC. He is director of the Doctorate Course in Urban and Architectural Management and Valuation, a unique programme in Spain as it combines the economic, legal, social and environmental processes that underlie the planning of the city and the territory. He is the author of numerous articles related to the real estate economy, the analysis of territorial structures and the city. His most well-known books focus on the theoretical analysis of the formation of land value and on the practical application of valuation methods. Dr Roca is a national and international benchmark in the valuations field, and especially those related to urban management processes. He has been a Spanish pioneer in teaching valuations at the postgraduate level since the appearance of master's degree courses in the early 1980s.
  • Serrano Martínez, Débora

    Bachelor in Business Administration and Management, Master in Management and Real Estate Management (C.S.A: Antonio Camuñas), Master in Valuations and Valuations (UEM) and Member of the Royal Institution of Charteres Surveyors (RICS) in real estate valuations. Currently Senior Manager in PwC of the Real Estate Valuations group, and with 13 years of experience in valuations of assets and real estate companies for different purposes. He has developed a large part of his professional career in PwC and Deloitte, advising on the evaluation teams for the inclusion in financial statements of the audit teams.
  • Wride, Nick
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    Degree in French and Economics from the University of Swansea and Master in Real Estate Sciences from the University of Kingston. MRICS (Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) and member of the RICS board in Spain. He has 14 years of experience in the Spanish real estate sector where he has worked in the areas of valuation and investment. He directs the Living & Alternatives area nationwide in JLL. Expert in the residential sector, student residences and the health sector.

Career opportunities

There is a wide demand for professionals, by companies and institutions such as: appraisal societies, property consulting firms, banks and financial entities, real estate and real estate investment funds, official bodies in charge of tax and cadastral functions, Insurance companies, and autonomous and municipal services.

  • Specialist in land registry, real estate property and valuation.
  • Real Estate Agent.
  • Real Estate Director.
  • Real Estate Investment Advisor.

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