Spatial Planning and Design


Type of DegreeBSc

EU FeesEUR 2,314

Cost non-EUEUR 10,000

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Is this programme for you?

You have a special interest in the environment around you. You are interested in combining analytical thinking with creative design. You like to interact with people from various fields, such as engineers, urbanists, politicians and other stakeholders in the public sector. If this is the case, then Spatial Planning and Design is the right field for you.

What effect will climate change have on our future cities and rural areas? How can you develop sustainable strategies and designs for new and existing urban systems? How do you deal with a complex built environment and related planning processes? Planners translate spatial transformation, such as urban growth or decline, into new opportunities to enhance the quality of life.

Why study Spatial Planning and Design with the University of Groningen?

Spatial Planning and Design is a unique programme in The Netherlands. It covers a wide range of topics, including spatial planning and design, water management, infrastructure and environmental planning, spatial computer programmes, complex decision-making and academic research.

Students have the opportunity to explore their own fields of interest within physical and institutional design by offering a wide range of elective courses.

Throughout the three years, students join a number of excursions to various spatial projects.

How to apply

The minimum entry requirements for this programme are three A-levels to include Maths.

Career opportunities

Consultant, project developer, researcher, different functions in the public sector.

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