The Real Estate Department has a strong track record of PhD supervison in the area of property investment and property market analysis. Overall in RAE 2008, 20% of the group's research was ranked as 4* (world-leading): 40% 3* (internationally excellent) and 30% 2* (recognised internationally). These ratings give the property a weighted average score of 2.70, in the top 25% in the UK. The Department's Postgraduate Research Convenor is Dr Rainer Schulz. We offer supervion in the following areas:
The University of Aberdeen is a member institution of the ESRC Scottish Graduate School of Social Science Doctoral Training Centre (DTC). 1+3 and +3 doctoral studentships are available in Economics, Business and Management, Accountancy and Finance and Real Estate under the Scottish ESRC DTC: Research Council Awards - ESRC. Other sources of funding may also be available: Graduate School Funding Database.