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Full time | City Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Urban Studies

Course type


Course Summary

Course summary

Develop an innovative approach to planning, grounded in theory and lively academic debate, focusing on the knowledge and skills required for planning careers. This course is accredited by the Royal Town Planning Institute and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.


Comparative International Planning (15 Credits) - Core
Environment & Infrastructure (15 Credits) - Core
Sustainable City Ecologies (15 Credits) - Core
Shaping Places (15 Credits) - Core
Applied Research Methods (15 Credits) - Core
Policies For Space And Place (15 Credits) - Core
Planning And Growth (15 Credits) - Core
Housing Planning And Development (15 Credits) - Core
Professional Project (15 Credits) - Core
Major Research Project (45 Credits) - Core
Planning Theory And Context (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students should have a minimum of a 2:2 degree. For the part-time course, you may be considered without a degree if you have extensive relevant experience, and subject to the approval of the course leader and the Royal Town Planning Institute. International qualifications that are equivalent to UK qualifications are acceptable.