Architecture Planning & Environmental Policy - Regional & Urban Planning

University College Dublin


Course Name Architecture Planning & Environmental Policy - Regional & Urban Planning
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W032 W178
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MRUP
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

MRUP (AP) FT (W178)
Duration 1 Years
Attend Full Time
Deadline Rolling*

MRUP FT (W032)
Duration 2 Years
Attend Full Time
Deadline Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 1 or 2 years full-time.
Course Fee

Expand+MRUP Regional & Urban Planning (W032) Full Time
nonEU Year 1 - € 20500
EU Year 2 - € 8200 aa
nonEU Year 2 - € 19900 aa
EU Year 1 - € 8200

MRUP Regional & Urban Planning (W178) Full Time
EU Year 1 - €...

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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see

The College of Engineering & Architecture also offer scholarships for non-EU students, for more information see:
Entry Requirements

Expand+An honours undergraduate degree (NFQ Level 8) with a minimum upper second class honours or international equivalence in a cognate discipline including Geography, Sociology, Economics, Politics, Social Science, Law, Engineering, Architecture, Landscap...

Comment Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Professional Accreditation
The Master of Regional and Urban Planning (MRUP) is accredited by the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) and the Irish Planning Institute (IPI) and these qualifications are recognised internationally.
Course Content

Expand+MRUP Regional & Urban Planning
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 120)

In today’s complex and rapidly changing world, with the threats posed by climate change, economic crisis and rapid urban growth, planners face the challenge of creating p...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Planning Law APEP LAW41660
Planning Methodology PLAN40010
Placemaking: Urban and Rural Design PLAN40020
Planning, Society and Diversity PLAN40030
Rural & Landscape Planning PLAN40040
Transport, Environment & Sustainability PLAN40...

Number of Credits 120
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career & Graduate Study Opportunity
Graduates of the MRUP are to be found working as professional planners in the public and private sector, as GIS consultants, as policy advisors, property development consultants, and as community & rural developm...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Katie O'Neill
Contact Number: +353 (0)1716 1781
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