In today’s evolving job market, building experience in an exceedingly specialized space will advance your career. Our Certificate in Real Estate Finance and Investments (CREFI) is a graduate education short program that allows you to improve your skills in the field.

The certificate is ideal for:

  • Individuals with undergraduate degrees who are considering additional education in real estate finance or have an interest in exploring real estate as a professional area of interest.
  • Master and MBA students who need an extra specialized certification as part of their curriculum.
  • Professionals with an MBA or other master’s degree who are ready to advance or change careers.

With this certificate, students will be well prepared to confidently pursue a career in commercial lending and real estate finance. Common job titles are Real Estate Analyst and Real Estate Investment Manager.

Part-time Semester-intensive "Certificate in Real Estate Finance and Investments" Program Curriculum

The IREFIM offers a part-time semester-intensive Certificate in Real Estate Finance in its Madrid Campus. The topics covered are the following:

  • Basic Mortgage Math
  • Real Estate Asset Pricing
  • Real Options and Development
  • Mortgage Finance
  • Real Estate Capital Structures
  • Commercial Real Estate Debt in Distress

Classes will be offered on the following days and times:

  • 10/Oct (12:30pm - 4:30pm)
  • 17/Oct (12.30pm - 4:30pm)
  • 24/Oct (12:30pm - 4:30pm)
  • 31/Oct (1:30pm - 4:30pm)
  • 07/Oct (1:30pm - 4:30pm)
  • 14/Nov (1:30pm - 4:30pm)
  • 21/Nov (1.30pm - 4.30pm)
  • 5/Dec (1:30pm - 4:30pm)
  • 12/Dec (1:30pm - 4:30pm)
  • 17/Dec (11:30am - 12:30am)
  • 14/Jan (1:30pm - 4:30pm)
  • 28/Jan (1:30pm - 4:30pm)
  • 19/Feb (1:30pm - 4:30pm)

Students are expected to attend the meetings at the Real Estate Association (REAS).

Gran Vía, Madrid

Important dates

Date Action
June 15, 2019 Application period opens
September 25, 2019 Application period closes
October 10 2019 - February 19 2020 Classes take place

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