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Urban and Regional Planning (RTPI Accredited)

University of Birmingham

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
21960 GBP/year
9500 GBP/year
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About

The Urban and Regional Planning (RTPI Accredited) programme offered by the University of Birmingham is designed to develop students as reflective practitioners in the planning profession and related disciplines in the built environment.

Overview

The use of land and space is a hotly contested issue of fundamental importance to creating healthy communities and maintaining a good quality of life for local residents. Planners play a critical role in mediating between competing interests and building the foundations for equitable growth, sustainable environments and livable communities.

Fully accredited by the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI), this programme is designed to develop students as reflective practitioners in the planning profession and related disciplines in the built environment, and can be studied either full-or part-time. It is ideal for those who wish to gain a professional qualification that will enable them to pursue and build a career in spatial planning and related areas of regeneration, economic development, housing and transport.

Career Opportunities

This Urban and Regional Planning (RTPI Accredited) programme offered by the University of Birmingham is ideal for those who wish to gain a professional qualification that will enable them to pursue and build a career in spatial planning and related areas of regeneration, economic development, housing and transport.

Accreditation

Fully accredited by the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • The Planner in Contemporary Society
  • Urban Property Development
  • Sustainable Cities
  • Place Making and Urban Design
  • Integrated Planning Project
  • Planning Methods and Techniques
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The normal admission requirement for our taught postgraduate programmes is a 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline. For a Graduate Diploma you should have a degree or diploma or equivalent qualification in an appropriate field. Graduate Diploma students who achieve Masters level in their modules may be transferred to the Masters level.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21960 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21960 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • UK students £9,500 FT (£4,625 PT), PGDip £6,745 FT (£3,372 PT)
  • International students £21,960 FT only, PGDip £18,950 FT only

Funding

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