- Bond University - Institute of Sustainable Development and Architecture
- Masters Degree
- Enrolment Date(s):
- January, May, September
- 1 Year - 3 Semesters
The Master of Urban Development and Sustainability is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge relating to the use, form, development and potential of property assets from an organisational, occupational, investment and development perspective. This degree allows students from any background to build on an existing knowledge base with specialist skills in areas such as urban development, urban sustainability, financial structures, property valuation, property financing, property development, property development management and strategic asset / facility and property management. You will be qualified to undertake property and urban development projects from inception through to completion.
Work Experience and Internships
Internships and work placements are encouraged. They provide students with the opportunity to apply skills and knowledge learnt while studying and maximise opportunities for career progression after they complete their studies. An Industry Placements Officer assists students in sourcing work experience and internship opportunities.
The Graduate Certificate and Postgraduate Diploma of Urban Development and Sustainability qualifications open up employment opportunities in areas such as property development and commercial real estate. The Master of Urban Development and Sustainability will prepare graduates for challenging careers in the property and urban development industry and professions.
This program has Associate Membership endorsement with the Australian Property Institute, and international accreditation with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
Australian residents living in Queensland
Please lodge your application through the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre.
Australian residents living outside Queensland
Please contact your nearest Bond University Admissions Manager to arrange a personal interview and lodge a Direct Entry Application Form for Undergraduate Study with the Bond University Office of Admissions, or complete the form online.
If you are an international student, you will need to apply either directly by completing a Direct Entry Application Form for Undergraduate Study (accompanied by documented proof of your English language proficiency) or through one of our in-country representatives.
Read more information on application and enrolment procedures.
Successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent. The Bond College offers a Foundation Program for students who do not currently have the required academic qualifications.
English Language Requirements
If English is not your first language, you will be required to provide documented evidence that you have achieved an IELTS score = 6.5 (no subscore less than 6.0); TOEFL score 570 (TWE 5#); [CBT 230, Essay 5.0; iBT 89 min. all sections 20, writing = 22] for direct entry. Read more detailed information on English language requirements for university study.
The Bond College offers a Foundation Program for students whose English language proficiency does not meet the levels required for direct entry, as specified above.
Credit for Prior Study
Subject credits may be awarded for previous studies. To apply for credits, you will need to submit academic transcripts including detailed course outlines/subject descriptions for each relevant subject and/or certified copies of testamurs to your Admissions Manager during your interview.