ICSC: International Council of Shopping Centers

Education Overview

European Retail Property ACADEMY

The academy’s curriculum has been re-designed with leading experts and practitioners in retail real estate, providing you with a practical, real-life experience that will advance your career and strengthen your skills.

Choose one of four masterclasses relevant to your career:

  • Advanced Management
  • Advanced Leasing
  • Advanced Commercialisation
  • Advanced Development, Design & Construction


more Educational Programmes

University of Shopping Centers

The University of Shopping Centers is an educational program serving the retail real estate and shopping centers industry worldwide. Classes are designed to transfer practical knowledge and usable information that attendees can apply immediately at their workplace. Taught by a distinguished group of industry professionals and experts in their respective fields, the classes are interactive allowing for the sharing of ideas and experiences among peers.

Specialty Seminars

Specialty Seminars are an essential component of ICSC professional development opportunities. They satisfy the shopping center professional’s needs to receive and share information in a dedicated, peer-learning context.

These intensive 1 to 2 day Seminars provide professionals with quick and easy access to timely information on a specific subject or aspect of the retail real estate industry.

Online Learning

Looking for structured online courses that are self-paced, have real examples, and include knowledge assessments to reinforce what you’re learning? Unlike classroom seminars, ICSC Online Education offers easy, anytime access to a growing number of high quality courses available anywhere you have an Internet connection. Download or print your personalized certificate upon successful completion.


Short on time but still want to enhance your skills? Our “best practices” interactive webinar series is designed to help you do just that. Join us live as we discuss key topics to make you more effective. Or, if you prefer, you can choose our pre-recorded versions and learn at your own pace.

  • Short 1-hour format
  • PC and MAC friendly
  • Supports multiple browsers, including IE, Safari, Firefox and Chrome
  • No software required
  • Convenient 24/7 Access
  • View from home or office