Taught course

International Planning and Urban Design

Cardiff University · Cardiff School of Planning and Geography

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally hold a BSc/BA degree with a minimum second class in Economics, Geography, Planning, Architecture, Sociology, Engineering, Politics and History or have relevant professional experience.

IELTS offer: 6.5 overall, with 5.5 in each skill area

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Months of entry


Course content

Urban planning and design is fascinating and tackles the challenges of change in a rapidly urbanising world. Our MSc International Planning and Urban Design explores the major problems and dilemmas of global cities within the context of planning and urban design and presents potential solutions through planning and design interventions. There is strong emphasis upon theoretical, methodological and empirical ways of understanding these problems as well as developing the practical and professional skills and competencies necessary to develop and achieve solution.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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