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MScSpatial Planning: Cities, Water and Climate Change

Radboud University
Netherlands, Nijmegen
Tuition fee €16,000 per year
Application fee €75 one-time

The handling fee is NOT applicable to:

- Students with a nationality from the EEA countries or from countries that are candidates for EEA membership*
- Students who receive a full scholarship (proven by uploading a grant statement)

This fee will be refunded to you once you are fully enrolled as a student at Radboud University. The fee is NOT refundable when you are not admitted.

More information

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ru.nl/..rs/cities-water-and-climate-change 

Overview

Are you interested in climate-proofing cities or in making cities climate-neutral? This Master’s specialisation prepares students for working on the nexus between urban planning, water, and environmental management.

Master’s specialisation Cities, Water and Climate Change: something for you?

- You will develop governance strategies for climate proofing cities and for reducing urban carbon emissions.
- You will develop strategies for flood risk management in delta areas.
- You are trained to think outside given boxes, by combining well-established core courses with electives.
- Small, almost ‘family-like” department that covers a broad range of topics with a strong track record in related research.

Programme structure

The Master’s specialisation in Cities, Water and Climate Change is taught at the Nijmegen School of Management. It has a course load of 60 EC* (one year). The structure of the programme is presented here.

Career opportunities

The Spatial Planning graduates are greatly valued by their employers for their analytical skills, critical perspective, and sound academic understanding of the relationship between human activities, their spatial environment, and relevant spatial interventions enhancing their living environment.

Upon completion students will have knowledge of:

- Interfaces between different planning concepts, sectors, and interests
- Synergies that are found and trade-offs that are made along with these interfaces
- Paths through which integrative planning is manifested in policy formulation, decision-making, and projects at different geographical and institutional levels

Spatial planners from Nijmegen work as a policymaker, consultant, or project manager for government, consulting firms, project developers, housing corporations, or research institutes. Also, more and more of the alumni are working on international projects.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States