Institute For Housing and Urban Development Studies, IHS, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Introduction

About Erasmus University

Erasmus University Rotterdam is an international knowledge workshop for critical thinking and academic training, driven by a strong focus on current social issues. The university concentrates its expertise on issues of management, organisation and policy in the public and private sectors on the one hand, as well as on the field of sickness and health care. Erasmus University Rotterdam has bundled its education and research in three domains (link) in which the university has a national and international reputation to maintain:

  • Economics and Management;
  • Medicine and Health Sciences;
  • Law, Culture and Society.

The university counts as its core tasks: to generate knowledge from research, to share knowledge in education and to transfer knowledge to the community. Its driving forces are academic curiosity, critical reflection and social engagement.

About Institute For Housing and Urban Development Studies

50 years Investing in People who Make Cities Work


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, The Netherlands, operating on a global scale by offering post graduate 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.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

MSc

MSc Programme in Urban Management and Development (UMD14)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3 years October 2017 Netherlands Rotterdam + 1 more

IHS offers a 12 month MSc programme in Urban Management and Development (UMD), which can be followed full-time and part-time. The master programme provides an unique opportunity for professionals and bachelor graduates to invest in their future. [+]

IHS offers a 12 month MSc programme, which can be followed full-time and part-time. The master programme provides a unique opportunity for professionals and bachelor graduates to invest in their future. It will enable you to become an innovative urban manager, a leader who analyses and develops cities based on a thorough understanding of urban theory and practice.

 

 

1 year full time or 3 years part time

 

Linking theory to practice

 

English taught programme

 

Academic award: Master of Science> NVAO Accredited

 

 

 

 

 

 

A step in your career

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Contact

Institute For Housing and Urban Development Studies, IHS, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Address Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam The Netherlands
Website http://www.ihs.nl/
Phone + 31 10 408 9825