The complete description of all courses in this programme can be found in the online UvA Course Catalogue.
The Master's programme in Urban and Regional Planning consists of the following elements:
In the various Master's courses many topics are related to the lecturers' research. Examples include:
Students complete the Master's programme Urban and Regional Planning with a Master's thesis in which they apply their knowledge of relevant planning theories and empirical research methods. The topics should be related to the planning courses and topics offered by the programme.
The MSc in Urban and Regional Planning is awarded upon completion of 60 ECTS credits, including all required courses in the curriculum and a written Master's thesis, which is based on an independent research project, carried out within the master thesis project.
The whole programme is taught in English, although Dutch students have the right to take their exams in Dutch since this programme is Dutch accredited.