Entry to the API is based on the educational qualifications and experience of each applicant.

We work closely with the education sector to ensure the courses accredited for API membership meet the highest standard of education, furthering the ongoing quality and knowledge of API members. For further information on accreditation periods and University endorsements, or if your course has CPV*, click on “More Info”.

If you have any questions or would like to check that your preferred course of study will get you to the right place to apply for API membership, please contact our Education Team.

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Certifications key:

  • CPP – Certified Property Practitioner
  • CPV – Certified Practicing Valuer
  • CDP – Certified Development Practitioner
  • CCPM – Certified Commercial Property Manager
  • CFM – Certified Funds Manager
  • CfacM – Certified Facilities Manager
  • RPV – Residential Property Valuer

Accredited Courses

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Master of Business (Property)

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

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CCPM CDP CFM CPP CPV RPV
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Period of Accreditation:1st January 2020  31st December 2024 

The following Conditions of API Accreditation apply: 

  1. Entry into undergraduate and post-graduate program is in accordance with the API’s Accreditation Policy (2013).
  2. The MC212 Master of Property is accredited for Associate membership with Certified Practising Valuer (CPV) and Certified Property Professional (CPP)Certified Development Practitioner (CDP), Certified Asset ManagerCCPM – Certified Commercial Property Manager and Certified Funds Manager (CFM).
  3. Course Accreditation is conditional on the submission of an Annual Report by 31 March each year.
  4. The API can withdraw accreditation of the program at any time if the program fails to meet Institute Standards and requirements, and RMIT University is required to update the Institute of any changes to the endorsed programs.

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CAM RPV CCPM CDP CPP CPV
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Period of Accreditation:1st January 2020  31st December 2024 

The following Conditions of API Accreditation apply: 

  1. Entry into undergraduate and post-graduate program is in accordance with the API’s Accreditation Policy (2013).
  2. The BH113 Bachelor of Applied Science (Property and Valuation) (Honours) is accredited for Associate membership with Certified Practising Valuer (CPV), Certified Property Professional (CPP), Certified Property Manager (CPM), Certified Asset Manager (CAM) and Certified Development Practitioner (CDP).
  3. Course Accreditation is conditional on the submission of an Annual Report by 31 March each year.
  4. The API can withdraw accreditation of the program at any time if the program fails to meet Institute Standards and requirements, and RMIT University is required to update the Institute of any changes to the endorsed programs.

Graduate Diploma in Property

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

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CPV RPV
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Period of Accreditation:1st January 2020  31st December 2024 

The following Conditions of API Accreditation apply: 

  1. Entry into undergraduate and post-graduate program is in accordance with the API’s Accreditation Policy (2013).
  2. The GD090 Graduate Diploma in Property is accredited for Associate membership only (Certified Practicing Valuer).
  3. Course Accreditation is conditional on the submission of an Annual Report by 31 March each year.
  4. The API can withdraw accreditation of the program at any time if the program fails to meet Institute Standards and requirements, and RMIT University is required to update the Institute of any changes to the endorsed programs.

Master of Property

University of Melbourne

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CAM RPV CDP CfacM CPP CPV
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Period of Accreditation:1st January 2020 – 31st December 2024 

The following Conditions of API Accreditation apply: 

  1. The Master of Property (200 point entry point) qualification:
    1. Entry is for those who have completed an undergraduate degree in a cognate area with a weighted average mark of at least H3 (65%), or equivalent.
    2. Endorsed for Associate Membership with Certified Practising Valuer (CPV).
  2. The Master of Property (300 point entry point) qualification:
    1. Entry is for those who have completed an undergraduate degree in any area with a weighted average mark of at least H3 (65%), or equivalent.
    2. Endorsed for Associate Membership with Certified Practising Valuer (CPV).
  3. Entry into the undergraduate and post-graduate program is in accordance with the API’s Accreditation Policy (2013).
  4. Course Accreditation is conditional on the submission of an Annual Report by 31 March each year.
  5. The API can withdraw accreditation of the program at any time if the program fails to meet Institute Standards and requirements, and the University of Melbourne is required to update the Institute of any changes to the endorsed programs.

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CPV RPV
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Period of Accreditation:1st January 2020 – 31st December 2024 

The following Conditions of API Accreditation apply: 

  1. The Graduate Diploma in Property Valuation:
    1. Entry is for those who have completed an undergraduate degree with a weighted average mark of at least H3 (65%) in a cognate discipline, such as Commerce, Business, Planning, Architecture, Building, Quantity Surveying,, Law or Engineering; and one year documented relevant work experience, or equivalent.
    2. Endorsed for Associate Membership with Certified Practising Valuer (CPV) providing study has previously been undertaken in Financial Accounting and Property Law.
  2. Entry into undergraduate and post-graduate program is in accordance with the API’s Accreditation Policy (2013). 
  3. Course Accreditation is conditional on the submission of an Annual Report by 31 March each year. 
  4. The API can withdraw accreditation of the program at any time if the program fails to meet Institute Standards and requirements, and the University of Melbourne is required to update the Institute of any changes to the endorsed programs. 

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CAM CDP CPM CPP CPV RPV
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Period of Accreditation:1st Jan 2021 – 31st December 2025

The following Conditions of API Accreditation apply to the Deakin University accredited programs:

  1. Entry into undergraduate and post-graduate program is in accordance with the API’s Accreditation Policy(2013).
  2. The Bachelor of Property and Real Estate is accredited for Associate Membership, with Certified Practising Valuer (CPV), Residential Practising Valuer, (RPV), Certified Asset Manager (CAM), Certified Property Professional (CPP), Certified Development Practitioner (CDP) and Certified Property Manager (CPM) eligibility.
  3. Course Accreditation is conditional on the submission of an Annual Report by 31 March each year.
  4. The API can withdraw accreditation of the program at any time if the program fails to meet Institute Standards and requirements, and Deakin University is required to update the Institute of any changes to the endorsed programs.  

VIC

CDP CPM CPP CPV RPV
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Period of Accreditation:1st Jan 2021 – 31st December 2025

The following Conditions of API Accreditation apply to the Deakin University accredited programs:

  1. The Graduate Diploma of Property is accredited for Certified Practising Valuer (CPV), Residential Practising Valuer, (RPV), Certified Property Professional (CPP), Certified Development Practitioner (CDP) and Certified Property Manager (CPM) eligibility and Certified Property Practitioner (CPP), providing there is proof of study in the knowledge field areas of:
    1. Finance and Accounting
    2. Business Law/Commercial Law
    3. Property Economics or Economics; Or completion of the following Deakin University subjects:
    4. OR completion of the following Deakin University subjects:
      1. MPA701 – Accounting
      2. MPE781 Economics for managers – Economics
      3. MLC707 Business Law
  2. Course Accreditation is conditional on the submission of an Annual Report by 31 March each year.
  3. The API can withdraw accreditation of the program at any time if the program fails to meet Institute Standards and requirements, and Deakin University is required to update the Institute of any changes to the endorsed programs.

VIC

CAM CDP CPM CPP CPV RPV
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Period of Accreditation:1st Jan 2021 – 31st December 2025

The following Conditions of API Accreditation apply to the Deakin University accredited programs:

  1. Entry into the undergraduate and post-graduate programs is in accordance with the API’s Accreditation Policy(2013).
  2. The Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours)/ Bachelor of Property and Real Estate is accredited for Associate Membership, with Certified Practising Valuer (CPV), Residential Practising Valuer, (RPV), Certified Asset Manager (CAM), Certified Property Professional (CPP), Certified Development Practitioner (CDP) and Certified Property Manager (CPM) eligibility.
  3. Course Accreditation is conditional on the submission of an Annual Report by 31 March each year.
  4. The API can withdraw accreditation of the program at any time if the program fails to meet Institute Standards and requirements, and Deakin University is required to update the Institute of any changes to the endorsed programs.

VIC

CAM CDP CPM CPP CPV RPV
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Period of Accreditation: 1st Jan 2021 – 31st December 2025

The following Conditions of API Accreditation apply to the Deakin University accredited programs:

  1. Entry into the undergraduate and post-graduate programs is in accordance with the API’s Accreditation Policy(2013).
  2. The Bachelor of Property and Real Estate/ Bachelor of Laws is accredited for Associate Membership, with Certified Practising Valuer (CPV), Residential Practising Valuer, (RPV), Certified Asset Manager (CAM), Certified Property Professional (CPP), Certified Development Practitioner (CDP) and Certified Property Manager (CPM) eligibility. 
  3. Course Accreditation is conditional on the submission of an Annual Report by 31 March each year.
  4. The API can withdraw accreditation of the program at any time if the program fails to meet Institute Standards and requirements, and Deakin University is required to update the Institute of any changes to the endorsed programs.

VIC

CAM CDP CPM CPP CPV RPV
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Period of Accreditation:1st Jan 2021 – 31st December 2025

The following Conditions of API Accreditation apply to the Deakin University accredited programs:

  1. Entry into the undergraduate and post-graduate programs is in accordance with the API’s Accreditation Policy(2013).
  2. The Bachelor of Property and Real Estate/ Bachelor of Commerce is accredited for Associate Membership, with Certified Practising Valuer (CPV), Residential Practising Valuer, (RPV), Certified Asset Manager (CAM), Certified Property Professional (CPP), Certified Development Practitioner (CDP) and Certified Property Manager (CPM) eligibility.
  3. Course Accreditation is conditional on the submission of an Annual Report by 31 March each year.
  4. The API can withdraw accreditation of the program at any time if the program fails to meet Institute Standards and requirements, and Deakin University is required to update the Institute of any changes to the endorsed programs.