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M.Sc. On Campus

Urban Systems and Real Estate

Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e)

24 months
16400 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Urban Systems and Real Estate programme from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) looks at cities as systems in which real estate (housing, offices, shopping malls, health care properties) and the transportation and neighbourhood networks closely interact. 

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Cities are made of people and bricks, the interaction between the two is crucial. The USRE master track teaches how to develop people-focused built environments that can tackle challenges our society is facing in the constantly changing world. 

Challenges like: stimulating healthy work environments; fighting loneliness among elderly; a need for energy neutral cities; creating sustainable transportation, etc.

The  Urban Systems and Real Estate programme from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) is highly multidisciplinary and smart technology based. The teachers have expertise in engineering, psychology, data science and ICT, economics and management, urban and transport planning. This expertise builds on high level scientific research they are doing, often in collaboration with market and governmental organizations.


Urban Systems and Real Estate is a multidisciplinary field that has many different sectors with their own trends and challenges, where the actors (need to) have a large diversity of responsibilities and skills.The width of the USRE study program offers a broad career perspective. Students of USRE find their work in:

  • Consultancy
  • Planning
  • Project development and management
  • ICT and dataanalytics
  • (Top) management
  • Strategy development
  • Financial management

Programme Structure

Students compose a personal study program consisting of:

  • Core courses
  • Specialization courses
  • Free elective courses
  • Graduation project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A sufficient level of academic knowledge, skills and competences.
    • A Licenciado / Licenciatura, Titulo de Ingeniero (Superior), Titulo de Arquitecto or Titulo de Graduado degree (obtained after at least 4 years = 240 ECTS of studies) from an accredited university.
    • A Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 7.0/10.
  • Specific subject related knowledge and skills depending on the program of your choice (see check your eligibility)
  • a certain level of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16400 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2168 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Eindhoven

850 - 1350 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.



Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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