The Bachelor in Real Estate & Finance to become an expert
The “Real Estate & Finance” Bachelor’s degree aims to provide training adapted to the expectations of companies in accounting, management control, auditing, finance and asset management. This training allows you to understand all the financial professions, to acquire the basics of accounting and financial analysis but also to understand the evolution of the real estate market and to master the different financial and real estate products.
This program is the result of a partnership between the school and many companies that have a growing need for experts in the field of real estate and finance.
A diploma course in 1, 2 or 3 years to become an expert in real estate and finance
Holders of a BAC can enter the 1st year Bachelor, holders of a BAC+1 the 2nd year Bachelor and those with a BAC+2 the 3rd year Bachelor. The Bachelor welcomes students from various backgrounds: BTS, RNCP level 5 qualifications, DUT, preparatory classes, Licence 2.
The real estate and finance sectors are very closely linked, and there are many cross-cutting skills between these two sectors. In addition to financial, legal, real estate and property law skills, negotiation and communication skills are essential in these areas. The numerous economic actors, their power and variety offer a large number of professional opportunities.
The Real Estate & Finance Bachelor’s degree trains students to understand all the financial professions, to acquire notions of real estate law and urban planning and to know the actors of the world of real estate development and builders.
During the 3rd year program, students will be able to complete their training in a sandwich course. The latter will allow them to develop a first network of professional contacts.
All of our final year courses are specialised and professional in order to allow students to be operational as soon as they arrive in a company.
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What are the courses of the Bachelor in Real Estate & Finance ?
The courses listed below are examples only and may vary slightly depending on the campus. The content of the courses is adapted each year to market developments and is updated before the start of each new school year.
The 1st and 2nd year courses are available here.
The 3rd year courses
METHODS AND PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES
The business game is played using a business simulator. Groups of students are responsible for running a business in real time. All major business functions are covered. Students will make decisions to maximize the profitability of the business.
Financial and banking English
To perfect the techniques of understanding and communicating in English specific to the banking and financial sectors.
Employment contract and negotiation
This module deals with the specificities of the employment contract: in terms of typology, execution, modification and suspension, termination, and even in its collective aspects.
Management information systems
Software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
Trade conferences and company visits
Presentation of the professions in the sector by professionals and, if necessary, site visits (including incubators).
CROSS-CUTTING AND FUNDAMENTAL COURSES
This module covers the in-depth examination of a company’s accounts and its prospects. It covers balance sheet analysis, income statement analysis and business valuation.
Following on from the Financial Analysis module, the Company Valuation module focuses on the estimation of the market value of a company based on objective criteria. Business valuation will thus be treated for transactional, tax or business valuation purposes.
The objective of this module is to understand the financial objectives and the role of accounting in its legal and economic context. It also consists of mastering the fundamental principles of accounting modeling. Finally, it is a question of discovering and understanding the accounting impact of the main operations related to the activity of a company through its financial statements.
Organisation of the financial markets
It is about knowing the different financial markets and their roles. Assets such as stocks, bonds, currencies and commodities will be covered.
The cash management seen in this module allows to know and evaluate the liquidity of a company and the conditions of profitability and risk. This module presents the management forecasting tools to evaluate the immediate and future financing needs of the company.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSE
Choice of property investments and financing
From an investment perspective, this module presents the different strategies and allows you to make strategic choices under optimal conditions.
Financial and stock market products
This module deals with the organization of the stock and financial markets and their roles and importance.
In-depth accounting applied to real estate
In addition to the introductory accounting module, the specific elements of accounting applied to real estate will be covered.
Financial, real estate and stock market products
This module deals with the organization of the real estate and financial markets, this course focuses on the knowledge and the role of the various financial and stock exchange products.
Real estate law and legal arrangements
This module covers the specific rules relating to real estate, including buildings and co-ownership, real estate rental, real estate transactions, property regimes and urban planning rules.
Sales simulation and negotiation techniques
This module provides the tools and techniques necessary to successfully negotiate and sell real estate.
Financial and computer mathematics
This module implements, through exercises and case studies, the knowledge and tools required for mathematics and forecasting applied to real estate finance. Excel and VBA will be studied in depth.
Business plan and real estate investments
This module focuses on mastering the challenges of managing real estate investments. Choosing real estate investments requires knowing how to draw up a business plan in order to be able to evaluate the risks and opportunities associated with this type of investment.
Banking and financial tax exemption
As a person in charge of real estate transactions or as a property trader, the expert must be aware of the various laws that may affect financial decisions regarding investments in real estate.
1 or 2 entries per year and an alternating study rhythm
Each year, the start of the 3rd year Bachelors’ programme takes place in September. Most campuses also offer a staggered start in February.
The course rhythm is 3 days/2 days for 6 months and then 6 months full time in a company.
This rhythm is the same whether the learner is in initial training (internship) or in continuing education (professionalization/apprenticeship).
What are the prerequisites to enter the Bachelor program?
- To enter the first year, you must hold a baccalaureate (all sections) or a Diplôme d’Accès aux Études Universitaires (DAEU), recognized as level 4;
- For integration into the second year: it is necessary to have validated 60 ECTS in a sector considered to be identical in terms of skills to that of the course or to have validated 120 ECTS at level 5 or equivalent in the field concerned;
- For integration into the third year: it is necessary to have validated a 120 ECTS or a level 5 in a sector considered to be identical in terms of competencies to that of the course or to have validated 180 ECTS of level 5 or equivalent in the field concerned.
What are the job opportunities after the Bachelor in Real Estate & Finance ?
Financial Analyst / Accounting Analyst
Accountant / Accounting assistant / Accounting assistant
Management controller / assistant management controller
Internal controller / internal auditor
The details of the opportunities are available HERE.
What are the blocks of competences developed with the Bachelor Real Estate & Finance ?
The objectives in terms of skills are to be able to:
- Manage the accounting and financial management of the company and the dedicated department;
- Contribute to the organization’s investment and financing choices;
- Analyze the performance and profitability of a company’s activity;
- Manage the accounting and/or financial team.
This program delivers the RNCP certification ” Manager in Financial Management and Management Control“.
Level 6 professional certification, registered with the RNCP, Code RNCP 35534, code NSF 313.
The certification is obtained by capitalizing on all the blocks of competencies . For more details, you can consult the France Compétences online reference system: https: //www.francecompetences.fr/recherche/rncp/35534/
This certification is accessible by VAE.
What are the pedagogical methods of the INSEEC Bachelor program?
- Lectures and interactive courses
- Situational exercises through collective or individual case studies carried out by the students
- Conferences, seminars and educational visits
The three years of the program alternate between concept acquisition and practical application.
Each semester is validated by the award of 30 ECTS credits. Progression through the Bachelor’s program is achieved by validating the semesters one after the other, i.e. 180 ECTS credits acquired at the end of the 3-year program. The evaluation of the students’ knowledge acquisition is done through continuous controls followed by mid-term and final evaluations at the end of each semester.
- Individual or group case studies
- Individual and group oral presentations
- Individual and group files
Methods and tools
- The evaluation methods are face-to-face, in the form of continuous assessment or final exams in the form of mid-term exams.
What are the tuition fees for the Real Estate & Finance program?
- For a 3rd year Bachelor’s degree : 8 900 €.
Continuing education (sandwich course) :
- For a 3rd year Bachelor’s degree : 9 700 €.
Tuition fees may vary from campus to campus, please contact the desired campus for more information.
The rates presented are valid for the year 2022-2023.
VAE/VAP – Click here to learn more about VAE
VAE : 4 200 € HT
VAP : 850 € HT
International students pack: Mandatory fee of 490 euros for exclusive support services international students.
What financial aid is available to integrate the INSEEC Bachelor in Real Estate?
INSEEC offers several financial aid schemes:
- The alternating rhythm, in internship or work-study contract
- The right to training via the CPF
- Banking partnerships
The INSEEC Bachelor welcomes people with disabilities
INSEEC, one of the schools of the OMNES Education group, makes every effort to be inclusive and open to all people, regardless of their background or situation.
Our goal is that no student with a disability should be hindered in his or her desire to pursue an education and a professional career.
Support is therefore provided to facilitate access to the premises and to offer personalized advice and adapted facilities throughout their school career.
Accessibility: all our premises are adapted to the handicap standards.
The disability advisor, present on each campus, is the main contact person who will help set up a personalized support system for the student.
It acts as a link between students with disabilities and the various entities that make up the school. It accompanies them throughout their training.
Contacts: a disability advisor is present on each INSEEC campus. You can find their contact details on the contact page of each city.
Key figures of the Real Estate & Finance training
Graduation rate 2019 – 2020
Apprenticeship Contract Breakdown Rate 2019 – 2020
Satisfaction rate 2019 – 2020 (according to the LimeSurvey analysis report in October 2020)
Ratio of certified apprentices to the number of apprentices taking the exam 2019 – 2020