Urban Development and Governance (IHS)

PhD programme Urban Development and Governance

Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS)

Today, more people live in cities than ever before. Our urban future confronts us with great innovations and challenges. Cities need urban professionals who can understand, face and manage these developments in order to create urban futures that improve the quality of life in cities. IHS offers a postgraduate programme (Master and PHD), advisory services and applied research in the field of urban development and management, with a focus on developing countries and countries in transition.