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Spatial Planning and Development

12 months
Duration
16900 GBP/year
10000 GBP/year
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About

This Spatial Planning and Development programme offered at the University of Reading will prepare you for a career in urban planning and development, where you may be required to shape and consider development proposals and devise or interpret plans and policies, negotiate and regulate development schemes, and undertake community consultations.

Overview

At the University of Reading studying the Spatial Planning and Development will develop your specialist knowledge and skills in planning and development and equip you for a career in the private or public sector. The MSc Spatial Planning and Development is accredited by the Royal Town Planning Institute and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Education

The programme focuses on planning as it engages with economic and property development processes at all levels, from the site, neighbourhood, local, national and international. 

You will be able to concentrate on particular aspects of development planning to suit your interests and career aspirations (e.g. strategic, economic, environment, regeneration or countryside) and you will have the opportunity to undertake in-depth study, within a framework that emphasises integration, as well as apply your learning to another country through the European field study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Planning Theory, Politics and Practice
  • Urban Design and Sustainability 
  • Real Estate Development and Planning Law 
  • Development Planning Projects
  • Cities, Regions and Strategic Governance 
  • Real Estate Economics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Full transcripts of all degree programmes taken. If these are not in English, a certified translation into English is required. 
    • An English language certificate (for example IELTS or TOEFL)
    • Contact details for two academic/professional references. 
    • Statement of purpose.
    • A copy of your passport (for international students).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time:

  • UK: £5,500 per year

Living costs for Reading

903 - 1382 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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