Property Management and Integrated Territorial Development
21.04.02 Land Management and Cadastres

In the process of training under this program, students receive the knowledge and skills in real estate management, legal and methodological support for the integrated development of urban areas, modern technologies for land management and cadastral works, and the creation of cadastral databases. The students master their theoretical knowledge and gain practical experience in implementing mass cadastral valuation of land and other real estate, price zoning of settlement territories. The curriculum aims to develop skills for independent research by selecting and analyzing students' scientific publications on key issues in the field of land management and cadastre, preparing reports for seminars, and students’ articles.

Reasons for choosing a course
  • High demand for specialists of this qualification in the field of cadastre and real estate appraisal due to the increasing demand for work on state cadastral registration and registration
  • Quality training, providing for the ability to perform a wide range of professional activities
  • Graduates have required competencies to take the exam to be certified as cadastral engineer
  • Students acquire the skills of independent scientific and pedagogical activities necessary for further admission to graduate school
  • Students may participate in double-degree programs with partner universities and receive internationally recognized diplomas

21.04.02 Land Management and Cadastres
Mode of attendance
2 years
Admission tests
Field-specific entrance examination, degree Grade Point Average, graduation evaluation
Total expected intake
State-financed openings
Tuition fees
260 000 RUB per year
Career opportunities
Graduates of this program can hold positions in public and private institutions and enterprises. Our graduates work in the Federal Service for State Registration, Cadastre and Cartography (Rosreestr) and its territorial bodies, the Property Relations Committee, the Committee for Urban Planning and Architecture, the State Unitary Enterprise "State Administration for Real Estate Inventory and Assessment," SPB GBU “City Administration of cadastral valuation,” etc. They also work at such companies as LenOblCadastre, Industrial Geodesy, Morion GC, Petersburg Real Estate, BN Expert, Northern Corporation LLC, at Land Cadastral Departments and Departments of Large Commodity Companies, e.g., Gazprom, Lukoil, Surgutneftegaz, etc.
Field of study
  • Modern problems of land management and inventories
  • Territorial planning and forecasting
  • Information systems for urban planning
  • Information computer technologies
  • Land management and real estate management
  • Automated design and inventory systems
  • State registration of real estate transactions
  • Cadastral valuation of real estate
  • Basics of nature management
  • Mass assessment and price zoning of urban areas
  • Legal support of innovations
Our alumni
Graduate professional skills
  • Management decision-making regarding the property to improve the efficiency of its use
  • Development of specific measures to solve modern problems in the field of land management, cadastre and land monitoring
  • Justification of the most promising options for the development of urban areas, taking into account legal and economic aspects
  • Creation of land management and cadastral documentation by means of automated systems
  • Creation and maintenance of real estate cadastre databases
  • Calculation of cadastral and market value of land and other real estate
  • Collection, processing and presentation in the required form of land cadastral data using geo-information and land information systems
  • The implementation of measures on territorial planning and forecasting

Additional opportunities
Learning foreign languages (English, German, French) in addition to studying Russian
University departments invite foreign lecturers to teach courses or deliver lectures on particular topics. These courses are taught in foreign languages.
Acquiring skills in working with modern software complexes and equipment
Research activities under the guidance of department professor and associate professors