Sustainable Cities - MSc


University of Leeds    School of Earth & Environment

Full time September MSc 1 year full time
Architecture, Building & Planning (3) Environmental Sciences (13) Geography (17)

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Are you passionate about creating sustainable cities? Our MSc in Sustainable Cities at Leeds University is the perfect programme for you. With a focus on tackling the sustainability challenges faced by cities worldwide, this course equips you with the knowledge and skills to become an urban sustainability leader. From energy systems to housing provision and urban ecosystems, you'll explore how these systems can be transformed to produce better economic, environmental, and social outcomes. With input from leading researchers and a residential field trip, you'll gain practical experience and the latest innovations in sustainability. Join us and be at the forefront of shaping sustainable cities for the future. Entry requirements include a 2:1 degree in a relevant subject, but we also consider applicants with relevant work experience or a 2.2 degree on a case-by-case basis.

About the course

Cities across the world are facing huge sustainability challenges. While mayors and city councils pledge ‘zero carbon cities’ by 2040, a serious skills shortage means a new generation of sustainability leaders is needed.

Our Sustainable Cities MSc tackles this skills shortage by equipping you with the knowledge and tools necessary to become an urban sustainability leader. On this programme you'll experience urban sustainability first hand, blending concepts and theories with real-world problems and solutions.

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Entry Requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in a natural, environmental, physical, management or social science subject.

We welcome students, from a range of disciplines, who want to engage in new thinking around sustainable cities. You are highly likely to benefit from this MSc if you have a background, interest, or a qualification in: geography, town planning, earth and environment, architecture, sustainability, engineering, business and management, sociology, politics or public administration.

Applicants with a 2.2 will be considered on a case-by-case basis, where applicants can demonstrate relevant work experience or aptitude in a relevant specialist field.


Fees

UK: £13,750 (Total)
International: £29,500 (Total)

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Where is University of Leeds

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Scholarships

Year of entry: 2023-24

Value of Scholarship(s)

25% tuition fee reduction

Eligibility

International applicants. See eligibility criteria for details.

Application Procedure

These competitive scholarships are awarded in the form of a 25% tuition fee reduction to international candidates who demonstrate         outstanding academic achievement. There are limited scholarships available.


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