Urban & Regional Planning (Final Year)

Degree: Bachelor
University: Saxion University of Applied Sciences , Faculty: School of Environmental Planning & Building
City: Deventer , Country: Netherlands
Discipline: Applied Sciences, Proffesions&Arts
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  • Start Date of Studies September
  • Admission deadline non-EU/EEA 1 July; EU/EEA 15 August
  • Language English
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  • Programme Description

    Programme Description

    Urban and Regional Planners are committed to the sustainable development of combined functions like, working, housing, transport and infrastructure, agriculture, nature, recreation in a region or country. They design and work in the private or public sector and deal with policies, finances, networks and physical relations.

    On national, regional and local level Urban and Regional Planners are needed who are trained in thinking and working in combining the different interests and effects of the different functions within a planning process. There is a growing lack of educated urban and regional planners, who are able to undertake analytic and design activities on local to national scale and implement sustainable development.

    Aim of the programme

    The courses aim to enable students from any country:

    • To obtain a Bachelor degree in the mentioned fields of study within a year.
    • To participate in transnational mobility and transfer of knowledge and skills in a multidisciplinary context;
    • To be able to address national and local issues in a broader context;
    • To become part of a network of practi-tioners in environmental and spatial management;
    • To conduct applied research in the field of their specialisation;
    • To gain problem solving skills.
    Career prospects

    The course in Urban and Regional Planning equips the graduates for a number of specific positions:

    • At national, regional or local authorities
    • At consultancy firms
    • At non-governemental organisations
    • At special interest groups


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