University of Manchester
Urban Regeneration and Development
The programme provides students with a framework for knowledge creation in the field of urban development and regeneration, and prepares them for professional practice or for further research activity at the forefront of contemporary thinking; it provides an understanding of the principal academic discourse relating to processes of urban development and change, and engages in professional and inter-professional debate on the nature, purpose and methods of implementing successful urban regeneration programmes and projects; the programme provides an understanding of the relationship between critical awareness of theory relating to the process or urban development, and its application to specific practice settings and questions; the programme helps students analyse, synthesise and evaluate both established and emerging policy and practice ideas, and appreciate alternative methodologies associated with delivering successful urban regeneration programmes and projects; students learn to identify and define urban problems at a variety of scales and the programme provides the knowledge base to enable students to devise appropriate solutions utilising a variety of professional skills and methodologies.
A 1st degree, upper 2nd or 1st Class Honours degree (or its international equivalent); all applicants are interviewed, and appropriate professional experience may additionally be taken into account; IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL 600 (paper based) or 250 (computer based).
Modules include: Urban regeneration; land and development; analysis and monitoring of spatial policy; housing policy; urban design; local economic development; community planning; making place/mediating space; client-based project: urban regeneration; dissertation.
A number of small school bursaries are available for UK/EU students; applicants wishing to be considered for a bursary should contact the admissions office once they have received an offer.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
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