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University of Dundee

Town and Regional Planning (PhD)

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.

Entry requirements

Honours degree at 2.1 or above, and/or a Master's degree in a relevant discipline. English language requirement: IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in the written component and no less than 5.5 in any other component, if the 1st language is not English.

Course modules

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 36 months

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01382 345236