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Urban Agglomerations

Frankfurt University of Applied Science

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
5815 EUR/year
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About

The Urban Agglomerations programme of Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences has a strong international orientation.

Overview

The Urban Agglomerations programme of Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences it is organized and implemented by the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences, Germany, in cooperation with renowned international partner universities for an exchange course during the third semester.

The exposure to teaching and planning environments of different cultures forms an important intention of the degree course, contributing to intercultural sensibility and competencies.

The Master's degree course consists of four semesters. The specific study content during the first two semesters at the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences provides the students with a broad understanding and basic knowledge of urban agglomerations.

Career prospects

In its specific aims, the course is primarily practically oriented, training and qualifying for a professional career and responsible position in the public, semi-public or private sector, such as urban and regional administrations and local authorities with their planning or management departments, development corporations, free-lance consultants, real estate agencies, research bodies, international institutions etc.

The overall conception aims to approach and solve complex urban problems in interdisciplinary teams and to prepare decision-makers for their future tasks as well in developed as in developing countries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Urbanisation and Housing in a Global Context
  • Urban and City-regional Development 
  • Sustainable Cities 
  • Inclusive Cities and Universal Design
  • Social and Cultural Challenges of Cities
  • Urban and City-regional Governance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • First degree conforming to EU first degree standards (from a University or University of Applied Sciences), awarded by a higher education institution in architecture, civil engineering, urban and regional planning, landscape and environmental planning, facility management, surveying, real estate, geo-informatics or other planning-related disciplines with a standard period of studies of at least 6 semesters (3 years) or 180 Credits;
  • Professional experience of at least one year;
  • English language ability
  • Letter of motivation;
  • Curriculum vitae;
  • Letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5815 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11630 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5815 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11630 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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