Social Sciences Research Programmes present a range of research opportunities, shaped by a university’s particular expertise, facilities and resources. You will usually identify a suitable topic for your PhD and propose your own project.
PhD Program Faculty. Faculty in Urban Studies have earned their doctorates at some of the nation’s most prestigious universities. Students. The program is designed to serve the recent Master’s graduate, particularly with a social science background,. Intellectual Climate. Urban Studies students.
Requirements to apply to the doctoral programme in Urban Studies: a) Holders of the master degree or legal equivalent; b) Holders of the degree of graduates holding a school curriculum, and a recognized attesting capacity for the accomplishment of the PhD degree; c) Holders of a school, scientific or professional curriculum and a recognized.A postgraduate degree in the area of sociology and urban studies is a particularly flexible and valuable qualification that can lead to many exciting opportunities and professions. Recent graduates have pursued careers in academia, journalism, local and central government, charities and NGOs.The Ph.D. in Urban Studies and Public Affairs program seeks to graduate scholars who are prepared to research, teach, and practice reflectively in positions related to urban studies and public affairs, in universities and public policy organizations.
The MPhil in Architecture and Urban Studies (MAUS) is a programme of advanced study on modern and contemporary architecture and the continued development of cities around the world.Read More
The Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Studies degree program is an interdisciplinary program within the College of Liberal Arts, Education, and Human Development that enables students of exceptional ability to undertake advanced study and original research in the fields of urban affairs, urban history, urban planning, and urban anthropology.Read More
Urban Studies is an undergraduate program; our alumni have attended top graduate schools in a wide range of fields, including: Master of Business Administration Stanford Graduate School of Business Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania Harvard Business School Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley University of Chicago Graduate Booth School of Business Sloan School of.Read More
The PhD program in Urban Studies emphasizes history, research methodology, and social science theory, and prepares students to conduct sophisticated research in the field of urban studies. Students in the program can go on to careers in academic departments, social agencies, and government institutions.Read More
The Global Urban Studies Track at Rutgers University-Newark joins the Urban Environment Track at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) to form the Joint Ph.D. Program in Urban Systems. These two tracks—Global Urban Studies and Urban Environment—together form the Joint PhD Program in Urban Systems.Read More
Earning a Ph.D. in urban affairs and planning may take 5-7 years to complete. Urban affairs and planning Ph.D. programs typically require students to create a thesis or dissertation that is based upon original research conducted throughout their time as students. Urban affairs and planning Ph.D. students are likely to spend a great deal of their time conducting research to discover new.Read More
The Urban Studies Institute’s PhD in Urban Studies prepares students for academic and research careers at the forefront of urban analysis.Our doctoral students work alongside top faculty in their fields and join future leaders passionate about solving urban community issues.Read More
The Urban Studies programme at Oxford University offers part-time master's and doctoral courses for practitioners and researchers engaged in cities and urban issues. MSc in Sustainable Urban Development. DPhil in Sustainable Urban Development.Read More
A doctorate in urban studies is the terminal degree available to graduate students interested in studying urban planning. Doctoral candidates earning a degree in urban studies take courses on.Read More
Urban Studies encourages students to consider studying abroad, to learn firsthand how cities vary across societies. If you are considering spending a quarter or more off campus, please meet with an Urban Studies advisor to find the best way to fit your plans into your academic program. Timing is important; Urban Studies majors should try to be on campus to take the required.Read More