M.Sc. Urban Planning: The Tribune India

The University of Birmingham in Dubai is inviting applications for Masters in Urban Planning for January and September 2022.

This M.Sc. Urban Planning program aims to train the next generation of urban planners, who will need to adopt a multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approach to address contemporary challenges and solve associated problems facing urban regions. The teaching is based on cutting-edge research carried out at the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Birmingham.

Course dates: January 2022 and September 2022.

Eligibility: A four-year bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject or a three-year bachelor’s degree (first class or good upper second class) from a recognized institution in India. Applicants with relevant work experience may also be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Application Process and Admissions Details: Applications for January 2022 and September 2022 are open and there is no application fee. To submit an online application, please click on the “Apply Now” button on the course page.


The following information will generally be required before a decision can be made on your application:

An academic reference (or if appropriate to the requested program, this could be from your employer).

Academic transcript for all previous degrees – originals or certified photocopies.

· Personal statement, approximately 5000 characters, explaining why you are interested in studying in the program you have chosen.

· Certificate of English proficiency, if English is not your first language and you have already taken a test (not mandatory to submit at the time of application).

You may need to submit other documents to support your application.

Tuition Fees: The overall program tuition fee for January 2022 is AED 102,114 (approximately £20,717) and the overall program tuition fee for September 2022 entry is AED 112,666 (approximately £22,858) ).