Master of Urban and Regional Planning

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Urban Design and Regional Planning

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Entry requirements

An approved Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline with an average grade of at least B.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates from the MURPlan programme will be able to demonstrate critical and effective use of planning knowledge and specific skills in professional planning careers in both the private and public sectors. Graduates will be able to access, critique and apply relevant planning solutions within interdisciplinary teams and allied professions based on a broad range of knowledge and skills derived from cultural, economic, environmental, governance, social and spatial approaches. Graduates will be prepared to take leading roles with intellectual autonomy, leadership and integrity in Aotearoa-New Zealand, Australasia and internationally.

What graduates earn

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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601

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