Urban History and Culture, M.A. | University of London Institute in Paris | Paris, France
12 months
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20750 GBP/year
10950 GBP/year
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About

The Urban History and Culture from University of London Institute in Paris provides an unparalleled opportunity to study the social, political, cultural and economic development of two great world cities: Paris and London. 

Overview

It is offered in collaboration with University of London Institute in Paris's School of History, School of Geography and School of English and Drama.

Features

  • The MA in Urban History and Culture at University of London Institute in Paris is a unique opportunity to study the social, political, cultural and economic development of the modern city from historical perspectives and through comparative experience of two of the great urban laboratories of the Western world, Paris and London. 
  • You will explore the development of urban topography and planning through site visits and analysis, using a primarily bifocal approach to the growth of city living and management, and how that has shaped the fabric of the world. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Encountering the City: Historical enquiry in Action
  • Interpreting the City: Cultural Constructions and their Material Effects
  • Paris in the Nineteenth-Century Imaginary
  • Exiles and Outsiders: Parisian Avant-Gardes
  • Extreme City: Paris in the Age of Climate Change
  • Centrality and the City

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students should have an upper second-class honours degree in a relevant Humanities-related subject. A recognised equivalent from an accredited overseas institution is also accepted. 
  • If English is not your first language, satisfactory evidence of your English language proficiency must be provided. IELTS 7.0 (minimum writing 6.5) is the minimum level for entry to the course. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20750 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10950 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Paris

1195 - 1778 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

There are a number of sources of funding available for the MA in Urban History and Culture. These include University of London scholarships covering tuition fees, external scholarships and government and private loans.

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