Real Estate Education In India
A recent newsflash highlighted that the real estate industry is slated to be a $180 billion opportunity by 2022 with the contribution of the housing sector to GDP anticipated to double to 11 per cent in the coming years. While this is all good news and bodes well to meeting our development agenda, one of the key questions that come to mind is – who is going to build all this and are they skilled enough to meet the country’s development requirements. With the new regulatory framework now firmly in place, as well as the thrust on development, streamlining and organizing this essential but traditionally fragmented industry through skilled manpower has become a prerogative. According to recent reports, the shortfall of core professionals in real estate alone is to the tune of 4 million.
Impact of real estate education reform
The future of real estate education reform in India is pushing career-readiness in real estate sector to the forefront. After decades of blockbuster education policy changes that have catapulted charter schools, vouchers, and school choice into the national spotlight, the so-called education reform movement in real estate sector is in the midst of a change in identity. A sector of influential education advocates is shifting its focus solely from the classroom to also emphasize career readiness in real estate, a less splashy type of education change than school choice — but one supporters say has the potential for broad and powerful impact.
Fixing education in real estate is key to improving job creation in the realty sector. While the economy is booming, and the class of 2018 has it better off than its millennial predecessors, the entrepreneurship rate is still sputtering. Combining Labour and Education with real estate could help influence colleges to add broad entrepreneurship requirements, which are needed for all students in today’s economy where creative destruction is seemingly upending every profession.
Is a career in real estate for you?
The current generation, are not very aware of the option one can opt for in real estate industry. Attending few workshops, programs etc can give a broader view of career option in real estate as well. Institute having programs, courses explaining the various term and profiles of an individual in real estate will give the upcoming younger exposure towards the sector. There are a lot of acts, terms, policies etc that one needs to learn and know how to use them properly.
The institute that offers comprehensive curricula on real estate
The Real Estate Management Institute (REMI) is a leading institute that provides certification programs, executive courses and customized training workshops specially designed for the Real Estate Industry. REMI offers an international curriculum that trains students and professionals in global best practices through its collaboration with The Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®), USA and The Project Management Institute (PMI), Mumbai..
REMI also offers real estate programs in Ahmedabad through collaboration with Ganpat University, a leading university in Gujarat, ranked among the Top 15 Private Universities in India’s Best University Survey 2017 by India Today and ranked among India’s Top 200 Universities in the NIRF Rankings 2017 by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India.
REMI is the Preferred Education Partner of CREDAI – MCHI, the most prominent and recognized body of Real Estate Developers in Mumbai and the Mumbai Metropolitan Region. REMI has also tied up with more than 250 corporates, has conducted over 30 corporate programmes, with more than 175 visiting experts.
REMI courses are aligned with the ‘Skill India to Build India’ and ‘Digital India’ movement in the budget 2018. As job creation remains the core of budget 2018, REMI holds this perspective from the start and has a 100 percent placement record, thereby paving the way for industry development through its programs that enhance the skill set of new entrants and professionals in the real estate sector.
Real Estate Business Management and Housing Finance Program
This year REMI launched its Real Estate Business Management and Housing Finance Program, which is a certified course that provides a comprehensive understanding of the real estate industry, designed for students, early-stage professionals, entrepreneurs, next generation developers and brokers. The course starting from 26th May 2018 will give the candidate an opportunity to interact and learn from industry experts, thought leaders and influencers of the real estate industry.
This certified course provides detailed insight into global best practices as well as empowers and inspires its students as they embark on their careers in the real estate industry. It also gives the candidates a comprehensive understanding of the real estate industry and access to internship and placement assistance through REMI’s dedicatedCareer Development Centre (CDC).
The program focuses on enhancing the candidate’s technical, business and entrepreneurial skills through the different modules such as introduction to real estate, advanced and technical real estate concepts, entrepreneurial development, housing finance, RERA, Smart cities, Real Estate Finance and Fundamentals, SRA and MHADA, Project Management and Feasibility, Legal Aspect in real estate, in and marketing and sales to name a few. The program also includes a module that focuses specifically on the marketing and leasing of commercial and retail properties.
Who should take this course:
Students, early-stage professionals, developers, entrepreneurs and brokers
Advanced concepts and terminologies in real estate, key calculations including the development of a cost sheet and layout, real estate legal documentation, construction process, approval process, project feasibility, affordable housing, Smart cities, SRA and Redevelopment, introduction to project management and facilities management.
Call on 1800227364/ 02261565399 for further details
Author: Baishali Mukherjee
Profile- An independent writer and journalist for last nine years; presently working with Education World, Entrepreneur India, Scrabbl.com and Stoodnt.com. Worked as the content head for four books and have articles and features published in leading print and digital media spaces.
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