Taught course

Urban Studies

Institution
University of Glasgow · Department of Urban Studies
Qualifications
PGCert

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Entry requirements

Applications are considered on an individual basis, with particular consideration given to applicants’ prior work and educational experience. A small number of individual courses require prior learning – the programme convener can advise on this

Months of entry

September

Course content

This certificate offers a Masters level, flexible introduction to key issues in contemporary cities and debates in urban scholarship. It allows you to select from a range of courses on offer in a leading centre of urban research and teaching.

  • You can choose from courses in the fields of urban and public policy, real estate, planning, regeneration, transportation and housing.
  • Successful completion provides a route to masters study for students without prior degree level qualification.

  • You will be taught by academics from a world leading centre of urban research - ranked top in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).
  • Many courses feature guest lectures from policy and practice experts, study visits or project work.
  • The city of Glasgow is the ideal urban laboratory to explore how and why cities are changing.

Information for international students

Please see the English language Requirements.

www.gla.ac.uk/international/support/

Fees and funding

UK students
Full-time fee: £3500 Part-time fee: £1167 per 20 credits
International students
Full-time fee: £5873

For funding opportunities search the scholarships database

www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/feetable/2018-19/

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    full time
    6 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    7-24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
annette.hastings@glasgow.ac.uk