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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Urban Studies Transport Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This programme will deliver a highly regarded professional education in city planning. It has been developed in close consultation with the relevant professional, policy and business communities and is intended to provide an intensive fast-track entry to a professional career. You will have the opportunity to study city planning with a pathway specialism in either housing, international planning, regeneration, transport, or urban design.

This programme is intended to prepare you for a career as a chartered town planner, and as a member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI). Specialist pathways will allow you to explore a particular area of city planning in more detail. Choose from housing, international planning, regeneration, transport, and urban design. The programmes is delivered via a dynamic combination of lectures, workshops, seminars and field visits to provide you with both a theoretical and practical appreciation of city planning.

Different course options

Full time | University of Glasgow | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

Contemporary Planning Systems - Core
Urban Design Policy and Practice - Core
Development Economics - Core
Development Process - Core
Governance and Markets - Core
Professional Practices, Ethics and Management - Core
Spatial Planning Strategies - Core
Sustainable Housing Development - Core
Urban Studies Researching and the Dissertation - Core
International Urban Challenges or Asian Cities - Core
Urban Studies Researching and the Dissertation - Core
Regenerating cities - Core
Urban Studies Researching and the Dissertation - Core
Transport Planning Lab - Core
Transport Planning Methods - Core
Transport Studies - Core
Designing Places - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,450

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£17,620

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need a 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in a relevant social science or humanities subject (e.g. geography, history, economics, architecture, environmental design).

University information

The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. The university is part of the prestigious Russell Group, and is one of only two universities in the UK to be awarded a 5 Stars Plus by the QS University Rankings 2017. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The...more

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