Student Stories

Yoko, Uruguay

Undergraduate student
“The diversity of this program is unique. I haven’t seen a program like it at any other university.”
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Yasmina, Lebanon

Undergraduate student
“Do not hate on anything, it might be for the better. Live life day by day and treat whatever comes your way with a smile, you never know what’s right around the corner.”
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Federica, USA

Undergraduate student
“I love that we can explore different classes that extend beyond design, exposing me to other research techniques related to ethnography, sociology and psychology.”
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María, Ecuador

Undergraduate student
“Opening my heart and mind to new experiences has taught me how diverse and wonderful the world I live in is.”
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Yebin, United Arab Emirates

Senior Design Manager
“Most of us designers understand how to design, but it’s the why and what that are more important.”
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Muriel, Lebanon

Architect / Designer
“Under the supervision of interdisciplinary influential leaders in the industry, I have developed coordination, data-driven storytelling, and regenerative design skills, dedicated to always delivering inclusive, people-centric experiences.”
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Rafael, Spain / Netherlands

Architect and project manager; master’s student
“I have learned different methods to face and solve common problems, which are similar regardless of location or culture.”
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Juliana, Peru

Cofounder, Entropia Arquitectos
Master in Business for Architecture and Design student
“Learning about the different ways business and design happen in other realities provides new perspectives and even potential solutions for an issue happening on the other side of the world.”
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Ioane, Georgia

Freelance Expert at the Spatial Development Management Institute of Georgia
“Real estate is becoming more customer-centric, so we have to know all the latest trends and best practices around the world.”
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Reginald, Fiji

Director at Jokhan Realtors PTE Limited
“My plan is to learn about innovative real-estate practices and technology from around the world, and hopefully implement them back in Fiji.”
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Laura, Colombia

Global Master in Real Estate Development Student
“IE University has a great community where we all help each other out and complement each other—relationships that will last a lifetime.”
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Ikuya, Japan

Project Director at Tokyu Corporation
“This program has given me new experiences and new insight, helping refine my plans for the development of my career.”
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Patricio, Peru

Senior Real Estate Manager, Adidas
“The program gives a holistic view of different real-estate markets all around the world.”
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Roberto, Spain

Workplace Designer at JLL (Tétris)
“Through this experience I’m able to learn twice: first from my colleagues, and then from my professors.”
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Manu, India

Investor and Social Entrepreneur
“Real estate is an evolving field—I chose the Global Master in Real Estate Development to identify new opportunities that are opening up, for instance in the area of technology.”
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