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What we do

RICS works in public interest and performs diverse roles to create professionalism and standards in the built environment industry.

Key roles of the RICS include:

  • Providing an internationally recognized professional qualification
  • Regulating and promoting the property profession
  • Protecting clients and consumers through a strict code of ethics
  • Setting, maintaining and promoting international technical standards across all spheres of land, real estate, built environment and construction (eg valuation, quantity surveying, sustainable development)
  • Enhancing technical expertise of professionals through education and training
  • Providing public policy advice and Government advocacy
  • Research and economic analysis


Distance learning

RICS India offers professional training courses in distance learning mode

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