Research course

Town and Regional Planning (MPhil)

Institution
University of Dundee · School of Social Sciences
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

Honours degree at 2.1 or above, or a Masters degree in a relevant discipline. IELTS of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in the written component, or equivalent

Months of entry

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

Course content

At present, The Geddes Institute has students registered for research degrees 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.

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; and
The role of place-branding in the promotion of foreign direct investment in northern Germany.

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Department specialisms

Housing and homelessness Community Planning Environmental governance Conservation practice Geddes Institute for Urban Research

Information for international students

Please visit our website http://www.dundee.ac.uk/admissions/international/

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