We're the top RTPI accredited Planning School in the UK.

Source: REF 2014 (Research Excellence Framework)


We're an internationally-renowned centre of excellence for the study of planning and real estate. We help make better, safer, more attractive and sustainable places.

Big Walk 2016

We are participating in the Big Walk 2016 and raising money for refugee academics and students

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Connecting People in Poverty to Jobs

A new Joseph Rowntree Foundation report is published by Dr Aidan While on the role that development projects play in issues of unemployment and poverty.

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RTPI bursary available

Two awards worth £3000 will be awarded to successful applicants who have been made an offer to study on the MA Town and Regional Planning or MA Cities and Global Development.

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Learn at one of the world's and the UK's top planning schools. Our courses equip you with the knowledge and skills to build a successful career in planning and other professions.

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Research

Our internationally-acclaimed research is assessed as world leading with outstanding outputs and impacts across a range of research subjects.

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Why is it relevant to study Urban Studies and Planning?
Why is it relevant to study Urban Studies and Planning?
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Dr Rae talks about our new GIS course
Dr Rae talks about our new GIS course
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What our Undergraduates say
What our Undergraduates say
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