Nordic Urban Planning from UIT the Arctic University of Norway provides a unique opportunity to study such approaches to planning cities and urban life in a global context with leading researchers from the universities of Roskilde (Denmark), Malmö (Sweden) and Tromsø (The Arctic University of Norway).
By moving between three universities and countries, you will develop international and interdisciplinary perspectives on urban planning and development. You will also become skilled at working collaboratively and imaginatively with diverse communities, organisations, companies and municipalities.
- Project leaders and entrepreneurs in urban consultancies
- Managers, facilitators and coordinators of city development in international planning, design and consultancy companies
- Urban planners and social innovators for international organizations and NGOs
- Urban planners for local, regional and national public authorities and municipalities
- Advisory positions in public and private sector working to build urban futures
- Research positions, including within universities (providing a strong basis for PhD studies).
- Critical Urban Studies
- Planning, Welfare and business models in the Entrepreneurial City
- Culture, Politics and Planning
- Making Urban Studies
- Methods in Community Planning
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesArchitecture Public Administration Urban Planning View 5 other Masters in Architecture in Norway
- Since this is a joint master's programme, your bachelor's degree needs to be approved by all participating universities according to the admission requirements in each country. Note that the application to the programme is submitted to Roskilde University only.
- Students must document at least a bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS), or an equivalent qualification. For students with a Danish bachelor's degree, the curriculum contains a list of the qualifying bachelor programmes.
- Applicants who hold a bachelor's degree or equivalent issued in Europe, Canada, USA, Australia and New Zealand: An average grade C as a minimum requirement.
- Applicants who hold a bachelor's degree or equivalent issued in countries other than the above mentioned region/countries: An average grade B as a minimum requirement.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
All students are required to pay a semester fee of NOK 625 per semester to The Arctic Student Welfare Organisation.
Living costs for Tromsø
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.
This programme is taught in different countries. Which country are you interested in?
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.