UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Transport and City Planning

This course brings a cross-disciplinary focus to transport and urban planning which is unique, aiming to foster smart solutions to the current critical challenges of transitioning to sustainable travel behaviours and sustainable cities, in the UK and internationally. The programme draws on the latest thinking and debates in transport, urban planning and mega infrastructure project development.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree or other qualification of equivalent standard in urban planning, geography, engineering, transport planning, or related disciplines and/or related work experience.

Course modules

Core modules: transport planning and the city; transport planning in emerging cities; sustainable urban development (key themes); sustainable urban development (project); mega infrastructures as agents of change; critical issues in mega infrastructure investments. Options: public transport; pillars of planning; international planning; sustainable property (valuation, investment and development); planning practices in Europe; urban problems and problematics; spatial planning; preparing regeneration projects; GI systems and science; data visualisation; the political ecology of environmental change; adapting cities to climate change in the global south.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, project work, and site visits. Assessment is through examinations, essays, group/individual projects and presentation, and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 22,380 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Variable September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Bartlett Graduate Faculty Clerk
Telephone number: 
020 3108 9018