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Graduate Diploma of Valuation and Property Development

Program overview

The property sector is Australia’s largest industry and second largest employer. From the major capital cities to fast-growing regional centres, real estate development is a key economic driver offering a variety of rewarding career pathways. 
 
Bond University’s Graduate Diploma of Valuation and Property Development builds enhances your foundational knowledge to open the door to careers in property valuation, city planning and project management, providing an introduction to the lifecycle of property planning, financing, and management. 
 
The curriculum includes your choice of advanced valuation and development topics including property finance and investment, real estate property rights and planning and assessment processes, as well as the full spectrum of property, commercial and statutory valuation scenarios. You’ll examine the complex dynamics of the property market and the latest technologies used by the industry’s leading operators; all underpinned by the key economic, societal, and environmental principals of sustainable development. 
 
Our teaching combines a deep understanding of theoretical knowledge with its practical application, often presented by guest speakers who provide that vital link to the real-world job site. 
 
The Graduate Diploma articulates into Bond’s Master of Valuation and Property Development, allowing you to build your postgraduate qualifications over time, with minimum disruption to work and family commitments.

Program code: SD-93024

CRICOS code: 085560J

Program overview

The property sector is Australia’s largest industry and second largest employer. From the major capital cities to fast-growing regional centres, real estate development is a key economic driver offering a variety of rewarding career pathways. 
 
Bond University’s Graduate Diploma of Valuation and Property Development builds enhances your foundational knowledge to open the door to careers in property valuation, city planning and project management, providing an introduction to the lifecycle of property planning, financing, and management. 
 
The curriculum includes your choice of advanced valuation and development topics including property finance and investment, real estate property rights and planning and assessment processes, as well as the full spectrum of property, commercial and statutory valuation scenarios. You’ll examine the complex dynamics of the property market and the latest technologies used by the industry’s leading operators; all underpinned by the key economic, societal, and environmental principals of sustainable development. 
 
Our teaching combines a deep understanding of theoretical knowledge with its practical application, often presented by guest speakers who provide that vital link to the real-world job site. 
 
The Graduate Diploma articulates into Bond’s Master of Valuation and Property Development, allowing you to build your postgraduate qualifications over time, with minimum disruption to work and family commitments.

Program code: SD-93024

CRICOS code: 085560J

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About this program

The Graduate Diploma of Valuation and Property Development is designed to prepare students with a strong knowledge base and technical skills for careers within property related industries and professions. The application of the knowledge and skills developed in the program will allow graduates to demonstrate autonomy, expert judgement, adaptability and responsibility as a practitioner across a range of career paths in property related fields such as investment, finance, property management and property research. The attributes gained from the Graduate Diploma of Valuation and Property Development will allow you to work in the property sector in Australia and around the world.

What you'll be studying

The program at a glance

The Graduate Diploma in Valuation and Property Development consists of a mixture of theoretical and practical subjects, with eight in total which includes six foundational and two Faculty of Society and Design electives you can choose from within the list of Postgraduate subjects.     In your foundation subjects, you will gain knowledge in all property aspects, including the property rights of real estate, commercial valuing, and property investments. 

Program features

  • The classroom of tomorrow

    You will be based in Bond’s state-of-the-art Built Environment Precinct which includes the first building in Australia to be awarded a 6-State Green Star – Education PILOT Certified Rating for design by the Green Building Council of Australia.

  • Industry connections

    Working in small groups, you’ll connect with academics, industry practitioners and future employers who know exactly what is expected in today’s workplace. You’ll also meet industry representatives through networking events hosted by the Faculty and the Bond Built Environment Student Association.

  • Work anywhere

    Bond’s Graduate Diploma of Valuation and Property Development is accredited nationally and internationally, allowing you to apply to the appropriate industry bodies for registration as a certified valuer.

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Hear from our Bondies

  • "Bond helped me to learn about valuation industry and assisted me to be professional in my approach in relation to the Australian real estate industry. Bond provided help with securing internships, help with my resume and cover letter and my teachers were always ready to give any advice… and it was a great place to live!"

    Ekaterina Ivandikova - Graduate
  • "Our focus on industry connectivity and the development of employment relevant skills make Bond property graduates a popular choice with employers across many roles in the property space. Industry relevant, highly qualified and experienced staff and location within a city which prides itself on its iconic property industry makes Bond an excellent place to study a property program."

    David Logue - Senior Teaching Fellow
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Hear from our Bondies

  • "Bond helped me to learn about valuation industry and assisted me to be professional in my approach in relation to the Australian real estate industry. Bond provided help with securing internships, help with my resume and cover letter and my teachers were always ready to give any advice… and it was a great place to live!"

    Ekaterina Ivandikova - Graduate
  • "Our focus on industry connectivity and the development of employment relevant skills make Bond property graduates a popular choice with employers across many roles in the property space. Industry relevant, highly qualified and experienced staff and location within a city which prides itself on its iconic property industry makes Bond an excellent place to study a property program."

    David Logue - Senior Teaching Fellow
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