Research course

Town and Regional Planning

Institution
University of Dundee · School of Social Sciences
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

You should have an honours degree at 2.1 or above, and/or a Masters degree in a relevant discipline.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

At present, The Geddes Institute has students registered for PhDs in subjects closely related to staff interests and research commissions.

The research themes include planning and development, housing studies, social justice and planning and property development. There is a strong international dimension to this research portfolio.

Research includes:

  • Negotiated settlements and land development in Malaysia
  • Housing in developing countries
  • Low cost home ownership in Kuala Lumpur
  • Housing and younger women
  • Social justice, housing and transport
  • Social justice and the role of the educational sector
  • The role of place-branding in the promotion of foreign direct investment in northern Germany

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Alda Ritchie
Email
a.ritchie@dundee.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1382 345236