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Town and Regional Planning MA

Key information
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Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Regional Planning Town Planning

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Planning and investing in the spaces where we live and work has never been so important. An accredited MSc from one of the UK’s top planning schools can help you make a positive impact.

Course description

Accredited by the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI)

Our one-year (12 months) masters will help you get started in the planning profession. The course examines the factors that shape cities and rural areas. We’ll show you how research is used in policy-making and evaluation. You’ll develop research and design skills, and specialise in an aspect of planning.

This course is full-time only.

Study in Europe

You have the option to spend the spring semester at one of our European partner universities.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

Spatial Planning Systems or Urban Development in the Global South - Core
Integrated Project or Urban Design in the Global South and International Field Class - Core
Research Methods - Core
Perspectives on Spatial Planning and Development - Core
Values in Planning - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£18,100

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

For UK students, the usual entry requirement is a 2:1 degree or evidence of equivalent achievement (for example, a professional qualification combined with work experience). We will consider your application if you have a 2.2 degree but we would expect you to have evidence of work experience or other relevant activity. English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.