Extent: 24-30 ECTS
Organizing department: Department of Built Environment
Teacher in charge: Ari Ekroos
Target group: Students from other Master's Programmes at Aalto
Application process: The general application procedure for minors at Aalto University, see Instructions for applying
Quotas and restrictions: Max 10 students will be admitted yearly
Prerequisites: Earlier studies must have included at least the basics of economics, law and statistics/econometrics. Any earlier studies in real estate, land management or other closely related field are regarded positive.
Content and structure of the minor
In the Minor in Real Estate Economics will be introduced to the principles of real estate economics and the dynamics of real estate market, as well as valuation methods and investment analysis. All students will also improve their knowledge on real estate and environmental legislation and the planning system, and their role in real estate markets. After the mandatory courses, the student can choose to deepen his/her knowledge in facility and property management, market analysis, housing economics or in urban economics.
Structure of the minor