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Urban Studies MA

Urban Studies MA

De Montfort University

Leicester Campus, Leicester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    801-1000
  • Degree MA
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 12 months
This MA is a high profile international programme in Urban Studies, drawing on the critical urban research traditions developed in the Centre for Urban Research on Austerity, to explore the transformation and challenges in the political economy, governance and geography of cities. By bringing together scholarship from politics, urban studies, urban geography, political economy, the programme provides theoretical and analytical tools to address urban topics such as local governance, local socio-political and economic innovation, social inequalities and urban sustainability. This programme is informed by up-to-date scholarship and makes use of materials that ensure that students are engaging with debates that are at the forefront of the discipline. Students on this course will benefit from DMU's local and international networks, whose contributions are embedded in the curriculum.