- Degree type
- Language of education
- English (100%)
- 12 weeks
- Tuition fee EU/EEA
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- Tuition fee Non EU/EEA
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- Education type
- Start of program
- Application deadline
- Netherlands Government
- Type of institution
- Institute for International Education
To gain latest thinking in urban management and development, housing, strategic planning and have improved capacity to plan cross-sectoral and multi-stakeholder activities. If academic standards have been met, the participant will be awarded with credits for the Master course of IHS.
The course combines academic depth while maintaining a practical focus. Participants can chose between: 1) Urban Environmental and Infrastructure Management; 2) Managing Urban Governance; 3) Housing: Making it Accessible for All; 4) Urban Social Development and 5) Policies for Poverty Reduction.
Participative lecture sessions, group work, field visits, simulations and exercises
About the Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies
The Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS) is an international centre of excellence of the School of Economics (ESE) and the Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) of the Erasmus University Rotterdam. IHS operates on a global scale by offering postgraduate education, training, advisory services and applied research.
IHS was selected as the winner for the 2007 UN-HABITAT Scroll of Honour Award for leading the way as a global center of excellence and knowledge through its high quality training programmes in housing, urban management and urban environmental management and planning.
In 2008 IHS celebrated its 50th anniversary of assisting countries, cities and institutions to find suitable approaches to housing and sustainable urban development, and strengthen their capacity to implement them.More information about Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies