Master Urban Management and Development

Master programme

Urban Management and Development (UMD)
(Government funded)
Title / Degree Master of Science (MSc)
Faculty / Institute Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies
Joint programme
  • Gadjah Mada University (UGM), Indonesia
  • Fudan University (FU), China
  • Renmin University (RUC), China
  • Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU), China
  • Wuhan University (WHU), China
  • Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
(Joint programme differs per specialisation)
Type of programme Full-time 
Start of programme October
Duration of programme 12 months (full-time)
Number of credits 71 ECTS
Language of instruction English
Accreditation NVAO
Internship Not applicable
Study abroad Optional
Numerus fixus Not applicable
Decentral selection Yes
Admission requirements
  • Bachelor degree from a Dutch university
  • Master degree from a Dutch university
  • Bachelor degree from a Dutch university of applied sciences
  • Foreign diploma
Application deadline(s)

20 April (early bird; EU/EEA), 15 June (EU/EEA),
20 April (early bird; EU/EEA), 15 June (EU/EEA),
14 February (NFP)

Tuition fee 2016/2017 € 12.900 (EU/EEA, Non EU/EEA)*
Tuition fee 2017/2018 € 12.900 (EU/EEA, Non EU/EEA)*
Scholarship available NFP, StuNed, Worldbank, Orange Tulip Scholarship for Brazil, Mexico, Russia and Indonesia
Programme website www.iloveurban.ihs.nl
Brochure Brochure Master in Urban Management and Development

* The displayed tuition fees represent the costs of the total nominal duration of the programme per August 2013.