Normally you must meet our general entry requirements and have a minimum of a 2:2 degree. For the part-time course, we may consider you without a degree if you have extensive relevant experience, and subject to the approval of the course leader and the Royal Town Planning Institute.
International qualifications that are equivalent to UK qualifications are acceptable. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more
If English is not your first language you typically need an IELTS 6.0 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
Months of entry
Study on a course that offers an internationally recognised professional qualification which opens up a wide range of career opportunities in planning and related fields such as, transport planning , environmental protection, housing, historic environment, economic development and regeneration. Suitable for people with a range of standard academic backgrounds and those with work experience in planning and a non standard academic background. The course advocates planning as a creative and inclusive process. It encourages an innovative approach to planning or related areas. The course ethos is one of theory into practice and preparing you for your future career. You focus on applying theory to contemporary practice by using real life case studies
Information for international students
Please visit our website at https://www.shu.ac.uk/international
Fees and funding
There is support available to help you afford tuition fees and living costs whilst your study at Hallam. Find out at https://www.shu.ac.uk/study-here/fees-and-funding.
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit https://www.shu.ac.uk/international/fees-scholarships-and-discounts to find out more.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Development and Society
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