University of Westminster, London has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
This course is aimed at built environment professionals and others with a relevant background who wish to gain an in-depth understanding of planning and sustainable development, whether to improve career prospects in their country or enter international practice. Through the course you will examine the growing problems of sustainable development facing cities, regions and communities in a rapidly urbanising world, subject to growing climate change and other environmental, economic and social pressures and risks. Based in London, you will have access to internationally recognised experience of spatial planning for sustainable development, and explore contemporary theories, public policy thinking and good practice in planning in both the developed and developing worlds. The University of Westminster is the UK's first Habitat Partner University. We work with UN-HABITAT and like-minded institutions to promote the socially and environmentally sustainable development of towns, cities and regions, in accordance with the UN Millennium Development Goals.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Town Planning Institute, Royal
Applicants should have a minimum of a lower second-class honour degree (2.2) in a relevant built environment or land planning-related discipline (such as urban or transport planning, architecture, landscape design, surveying, civil engineering, or land management). Alternatively, applicants with a lower second class honours degree (2:2) in a relevant human geography, social or environmental science subject with relevant practical experience of working in a built environment discipline will be considered. If your first language is not English you should have an IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in writing. Applicants are required to submit one academic reference.
Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course