The MA Urban and Regional Planning degree offered at the University of Westminster examines planning across diverse contexts and scales, but focuses in particular on planning in, and for, towns, cities, and urban regions in the UK. Students are taught by qualified and dedicated staff who possess vast industry, research and teaching experience and moreover benefit from studying in a genuinely interdisciplinary academic environment with excellent industry links in the heart of one of the most vibrant cities in the world.
Whatever your career plans, or if you have no plans at present, a degree in planning provides you with particularly good job prospects. Planning is widely considered highly employable degree due to mixture of skills and competencies students acquire, offering great career prospects both domestically as well as internationally. Students completing the Urban and Regional Planning MA have an excellent record of gaining employment or progressing their careers in planning and related fields, working for local governments, quasi-public and non-profit organizations, as well as private planning consultants.
On successful completion of the MA course students can become licentiates of the RTPI. After two years' experience in practice, they may make a submission for their Assessment of Professional Competence and, if successful, are then entitled to full RTPI membership.
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- Planning Theory and Practice 2
- Planning Field Trip
- Making and Managing Places
- Sustainable Cities and Neighbourhoods
- Planning Research: Methods and Skills
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesLandscape Architecture Urban Planning View 134 other Masters in Urban Planning in United Kingdom
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- A minimum of a lower second class honours degree (2:2). Applicants without the standard entry requirements will be considered if they have membership of an appropriate professional body. Applicants may be required to attend an interview.
- This course is designed for those students who wish to practice town and country planning in the UK.
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International14400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14400 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.
Part time: UK tuition fee: £1540 International tuition fee: £2,400
Living costs for London
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