The European Urban Studies programme offered by Bauhaus University Weimar pays special attention to questions of social cohesion, urban housing, cultural diversity, sustainable planning and mobility. The programme works with an understanding of urban planning that combines competences from the disciplines of urban planning, urban sociology, urban design, landscape and spatial planning. It provides a transdisciplinary and comprehensive approach for studying the development of European cities.
The Master Programme "European Urban Studies" is aiming at the education of researchers in the field of urban studies. It will provide knowledge and academic skills to analyse, research and plan for students who want to start a professional career in urban planning, research and academic institutions and the wider field of civil society. The teaching programme intends to prepare for self-organized research projects and thereby for further studies (PhD), also.
Academic education in the field of urban studies focused on
- Research on urban problems in contemporary cities in Europe
- Advanced knowledge in urban planning, urban sociology, urban design, landscape planning, spatial planning
- Research strategies and methods
- Intellectual framing on the international discourses in urban studies
- Personal academic development (also as a preparation for a PhD)
- Development of a European perspective on urban issues
- Transdisciplinary understanding of urban studies
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- European cities
- Urban and Landscape Planning
- Urban Sociology
- Urban housing
- Cultural diversity
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies European Studies Urban Planning View 26 other Masters in European Studies in Germany
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- The admission requirement is an undergraduate technically appropriate degree from a German university that enables the graduate to enter the profession with a minimum grade of “good”, a degree from a civil service technical university or a degree from a state or state-recognised academy or equivalent degree from an international university.
- The following degrees or specialist areas are considered to be technically appropriate: Architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, town and regional planning, geography, social, cultural and political sciences or other science degrees with content relevant to the course
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
There are no tuition fees but a semester contribution of approx. 160 EUR per semester.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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