The Master Course "Urban Agglomerations" (M. Sc.) offers an international and interdisciplinaryformation in sustainable planning, development, management and operation of city-regions and large agglomerations.
The Master Programme has a strong international orientation. It is implemented by Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences, Germany, in cooperation with renowned international partner universities for an international exchange course in the third semester.
"Urban Agglomerations" is a 2-years full-time course. The course is completely taught in English. The programme leads to the international academic degree of a "Master of Science" (M.Sc.)
Acrreditation Acquin e.V. until 30.09.2020
The Masters Course "Urban Agglomerations" is completely taught in English. It comprises twelve modules with 5 to 30 credits each and the final Master Thesis (30 credits), in total 120 ECTS-credits.
The students spend three semesters in Frankfurt (semester 1, 2 and 4) and one exchange semester at an international partner university.
In detail, the study programme comprises the following modules:
First semester at Fachhochschule Frankfurt am Main University of Applied Sciences:
Second semester at Fachhochschule Frankfurt am Main University of Applied Sciences:
Third semester at one of the International Partner Universities:
Fourth semester at Fachhochschule Frankfurt am Main University of Applied Sciences:
In its specific aims, the course is primarily practically oriented, training and qualifying for a professional career and responsible position in the public, semi-public or private sector, such as urban and regional administrations and local authorities with their planning or management departments, development corporations, free-lance consultants, real estate agencies, research bodies, international institutions etc.
The overall conception aims to approach and solve complex urban problems in interdisciplinary teams and to prepare decision-makers for their future tasks as well in developed as in developing countries.
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These come to about 2.650 for each the first, second and third semester. In the fourth semester the total is 1.050 .
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