Bachelor Programs in Urban Planning

Compare 14 Bachelor Programs in Urban Planning

Bachelor Urban Planning programs emphasize a range of topics with core coursework providing a background in many areas of planning. Core courses include such topics as history, theory, urban design, statistics, urban law, land use, economics, and planning practice. Many Bachelor Urban Planning programs also allow for specializations in specific areas such as: preservation, international development, transportation planning, real estate, geographic information systems and others.

Bachelor Urban Planning degrees prepare individuals for direct entry into the world of professional urban planning and can have significant career growth both in public and private sectors. Many urban planners work collaboratively with architects and city designers, as well as with local governments. Programs can be studied online or directly at universities in many locations around the world. Many students of Bachelor Urban Planning programs also combine with other planning related disciplines such as civil engineering, architecture, real estate, etc. This makes for more well-rounded and versatile professionals.

As cities and infrastructures expand, the need for qualified urban planners increases. Bachelor Urban Planning programs can help to meet these challenges. Browse the programs below to learn more!

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Bachelor's Degree in Urban Management

Universidad Camilo José Cela
Campus Full time September 2017 Spain Madrid

The Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Management is ground-breaking in Spain and is spearheading the education of students with full command of the tools necessary to achieve digital management of the environment with a holistic view of cities to shape the Urban Agenda. [+]

Bachelors in Urban Planning. THE FIRST DEGREE TO DESIGN THE CITIES OF THE FUTURE Today, half the world’s population lives in cities. By 2030, over 70% of the world’s population will be urban, and will generate 80% of the wealth globally. This makes cities the true engine of the the global system. This dizzying change is leading to new realities, such as collaborative economies, Big Data, electric vehicles, new infrastructure, changes in social relations and of course changes in the environment. This immediate scenario requires professionals who are able to create, configure and lead the sustainable growth and development of cities. The Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Management is ground-breaking in Spain and is spearheading the education of students with full command of the tools necessary to achieve digital management of the environment with a holistic view of cities to shape the Urban Agenda. INNOVATIVE The Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Management gives you the chance to lead the development of cities for the future. The syllabus includes the Urban Agenda, a new concept that adapts to the specific needs of cities since there is no single model. This agenda details the development and sustainable development plans for cities aimed at improving the quality of life afforded to urban dwellers. You will acquire the knowledge needed to tackle innovation in different professional fields. Change can only be led by professionals capable of innovating and developing new growth and management models. INTERNATIONAL An internationally recognised qualification. The Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Management syllabus... [-]

Degree In Technical Architecture And Building

laSalle Barcelona
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Spain Barcelona

Degree in Engineering Building of La Salle is the first degree of this specialty which was approved in Catalonia, according to the new European framework for higher education, and one of the first in Spain. Before 2014, this degree will replace the career of Technical Architecture in all universities. [+]

The Degree in Engineering Building of La Salle It is the first degree of this specialty which was approved in Catalonia, according to the new European framework for higher education, and one of the first in Spain. Before 2014, this degree will replace the career of Technical Architecture in all universities. The adequacy of the training programs to the real needs of the market, opening the range of job options for building engineers all actors of the construction process. Special emphasis is made on all subjects, technology as a tool, rigor, professionalism, ethics and honesty, which are essential if we want to improve a sector that demands a new way of doing to strive for excellence. Some subjects are taught in English, so that at the end you have an adequate level that allows you to work across Europe. ADDRESSED TO You can access this Grade: From the high school, once passed the entrance examinations to the University (PAU). From Higher Level Training Cycles (CFGS). If you are pursuing a university degree that has not finished and want to continue it in La Salle (file transfer). Should have attended university abroad, you have to be able to validate a minimum of 30 credits or access via approval of school and PAU through the UNED accreditation or via the UNED if you're the EHEA. If you already have a university degree. Should have attended university abroad, you have to be able to validate a minimum of 30 credits or access via... [-]

Bachelor Degree in Architecture Studies

laSalle Barcelona
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The architecture’s action field is very diverse and includes design, restoration, rehabilitation of buildings and its urban environment, landscape, indoor designing and building details, calculation and structures designing and facilities, etc. [+]

Bachelors in Urban Planning. Why study this degree? On account of its professional and social acknowledgement: The perfection in the building works achieved by La Salle architects comes as a consequence of becoming accustomed to the comprehensive development of projects. Here you will be carrying out: urban planning, structures, construction, economy, sustainability, composition, etc. Because of the non-departmental teaching structure of La Salle Architecture: The teaching structure is unique in the state and allows for taking the transversal Project Development Workshop subject. A subject in which you will carry out Executive Projects in conjunction with teachers of all areas. For the core curriculum shared between both degrees: The graduates in Architecture and Construction Science and Technologies carry out the entire first course and 80% of the second one together. Work is carried out jointly and at an equalitarian level throughout the studies, much like what takes place in the reality of professional life. For the international scope: La Salle has agreements in place with the world’s foremost universities. Thanks to the work carried out jointly by students and teachers of these institutions, you will achieve a cosmopolitan architectural and cultural vision. You will be prepared for carrying out your profession at an international level. What do they prepare you for? The architect education is based in the learning process of how to develop and construct projects. The architecture’s action field is very diverse and includes design, restoration, rehabilitation of buildings and its urban environment, landscape, indoor designing and building details,... [-]

Bachelor of Architecture

University of Tehran - Kish International Campus
Campus Full time 9 semesters September 2017 Iran Tehran

The bachelor of architecture is designed for students who wish to work as a designer, working with architecture engineers counselling company, supervising a construction process, being a member of city-council and similar institutions or teaching at high schools. [+]

The bachelor of architecture is designed for students who wish to work as a designer, working with architecture engineers counselling company, supervising a construction process, being a member of city-council and similar institutions or teaching at high schools. Course overview Architectural design is an activity that requires creativity, critical thinking and the ability to understand and respond to the needs and aspirations of people and the possibilities of our environment. Design in the Bachelor of Architecture degree focuses on the way humans create places through architecture, landscape architecture and urban design. The program involves arts and sciences, writing and graphics, design and analysis, management and engineering, together with architecture, landscape architecture and urban design. Students will have an opportunity to get involved in practical aspects of the program, such as making models, designing, landscapes and exhibitions. Understanding of the society`s context in which people live and developing proposals for improving the environment is an important factor. Special interestsArchitectural expression; Human, nature and architecture; Architectural design; World`s architecture; Islamic architecture, Contemporary architecture, etc. Course StructureThis course is designed for at least 9 semesters which includes a final project. Students need to complete 140 units. [-]

Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch)

Kenyatta University
Campus Full time 6 years January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

The School of Architecture and the Built Environment at Kenyatta University is projected to have its first intake on September 2015. The school aims at providing training in the planning, formulation and implementation of built forms ranging from the individual dwellings, communities and cities. [+]

Bachelors in Urban Planning. The School of Architecture and the Built Environment at Kenyatta University is projected to have its first intake on September 2015. The school aims at providing training in the planning, formulation and implementation of built forms ranging from the individual dwellings, communities and cities. The ever rising demand for dwellings spaces that are sustainable and economically efficient requires training to the highest levels possible.st levels possible. Entry Requirements Applicants for the Bachelor of Architecture must have obtained the following minimum qualifications: Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Obtained a minimum grade of C+ in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education and have minimum grade of C+ in the following subjects: Mathematics Physics English/Kiswahili Any 2nd Group II (Biology or Chemistry) or Any Group III (Geography or History or Art and Design) or Any Group IV (Home Science or Art and Design or Agriculture or Aviation Technology or Computer Studies) or Any Group V (French, German, Arabic, Music, Business Studies) A-Level Two Principal Passes in any one of the following subjects: Economics, History, Geography, Commerce, or any other relevant subject, and a credit pass in the English language and Mathematics at KCE level or equivalent. Approved Diploma Candidates with a Kenyatta University approved diploma or Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) Diploma with at least a credit pass in: Building Construction, Architectural Studies, Land Surveying and Civil Engineering; or Diploma in Estate Agency and Property Management; or Diploma in Technology (Dip. Tech) in Land Administration may be admitted... [-]

Bachelor In Architecture And Urbanism

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 10 semesters March 2018 Brazil Aracaju

Traits of a project arise dreams materialize brick by brick. The Bachelor of Architecture and Urbanism, formed by Facipe acquires skills to design and monitor the implementation of buildings, architectural ensembles and monuments, landscape architecture and interior, and perform physical planning, local, urban and regional. [+]

Traits of a project arise dreams materialize brick by brick. The Bachelor of Architecture and Urbanism, formed by Facipe acquires skills to design and monitor the implementation of buildings, architectural ensembles and monuments, landscape architecture and interior, and perform physical planning, local, urban and regional. Organize spaces, considering the aesthetics, comfort and functionality will be your daily challenge. Get to work! Projects, constructions and renovations await you. Job market The labor market for the architect is broad and promising, considering factors relevant as housing needs, residential buildings, conservation, restoration, incorporations, paisagismos and ambiance. The real estate industry in Brazil hardly undergoes lasting crises. Even in periods of economic downturn, when there are a small number of buildings, there are always possibilities of professional performance. Today the architecture professional has a wider range of activities in the market, which often is not restricted only to the part of construction, but also project management, direct works and projects and design. There are many architects following political career, working in NGOs, developing research in social housing and providing general services to communities. Also, they are emerging more specific jobs for architects in public tenders, which may also be a possibility of career. Occupation area Design, build or renovate homes, buildings and buildings are just some of the activities you will perform. The area of ​​buildings is the best known, but the playing field for professional Architecture and Urbanism is much broader. Professional training of FACIPE also enables the performance in several areas, from... [-]

Bachelor in Architecture

Academy of Art University
Campus or Online Full time 4 years September 2017 USA San Francisco

Offered as a first professional degree, the Bachelor of Architecture (Candidacy Status) program provides an intense design education by developing each student's capacity to synthesize critical thought, artistic vision, and responsible leadership. [+]

Bachelors in Urban Planning. Offered as a first professional degree, the Bachelor of Architecture (Candidacy Status) program provides an intense design education by developing each student's capacity to synthesize critical thought, artistic vision, and responsible leadership. With passionate professional faculty, diverse collaboration teams, emerging technologies and fabrication labs, and sensitivity to sustainable methods – together we will participate in shaping our physical world. B.Arch (Candidacy Status) Architecture Unit Requirements Major Coursework Core 36 units Major 69 units Studio Arts & Humanities Breadth 12 units Liberal Arts 45 units TOTAL 162 units Bachelor of Architecture Degree Requirements Minimum 2.0 GPA Minimum grade of C- in all core courses, major courses, and the following Liberal Arts courses: LA 108 Composition for the Artist LA 219 History of Architecture 1 LA 249 History of Architecture 2 LA 255 College Math LA 271 College Algebra with Geometry LA 292 Programming and Culture LA 293 Precalculus LA 296 Applied Physics LA 319 History of Architecture 3 LA 449 Urban Design Theory And the following general education requirements: 2 Written Communications courses 3 History of Architecture courses 1 Social Factors & Historical Awareness course 1 Urban Studies course 1 Cultural Influences & Human Behavior course 1 Math for Environmental Design course 1 Applied Math course 1 Advanced Math course 1 Physics course 1 Architecture Employment Communications & Practices course After above general education requirements are met, take Liberal Arts electives as needed to fulfill the Liberal Arts unit requirement. B.Arch Program Learning Outcomes Undergraduate students will... [-]

Master of Architecture

Vilnius Gediminas Technical University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

The aim of study program is to give University education, main knowledge and skills in order to independently solve architectural and urbanization tasks. [+]

The aim of study program is to give University education, main knowledge and skills in order to independently solve architectural and urbanization tasks. This study program should develop artistical and intellectual abilities of upcoming architects. Also, to form aesthetical attitude, conception of setting organization. Moreover, to provide with the main knowledge about constructions of buildings, engineering equipment, planning of urbanism, ecology, economics, sociology and law. After architectural studies students gain the Bachelor's degree. HOW CAN YOU GET INTO THE PROGRAMME? For Architecture programme, entrance test is requered. Foreign students can take the test online on a previously agreed time. The test is reviewed by vice dean of the faculty and programme coordinator. Test duration is 4 hours, it consists of two tasks. First task is architectural composition. The aim of the task is to prepare presentation of proposed design of the architectural object and its environment. Single A3 sheet of paper should be used for presentation of the project. The project should include the plan, front and side views of the object as well as perspective view of the object rendered in natural environment. Additional views or details are allowed if necessary. The test should be executed in free hand technique using graphite pencil. Second task is free hand drawing task of proposed construction (two or three elements). A3 size paper sheet and graphite pencil use only. WHAT WILL YOU LEARN? To independently organize projects of buildings and urbanism which correspond to aesthetical and technical requirements. Principles of buildings and... [-]

Bachelor In Real Estate And Urban Planning

Institut Africain de Management
Campus Full time September 2017 Senegal Dakar

The quality management itself as a relevant and original way in a world constantly seeking means and organization. Companies are demanding open solutions, responsible and sustainable to adapt quickly to the legislation in place in all areas where management is paramount. The (the) qualiticien (no) origins that was mostly a (a) technician (do), became a (a) specialist management of organizations. He (she) knows the company and its economic mechanisms, technical, human. He (she) knows that an organization must be structured according to the risks it runs to the near and long-term horizon. He (she) is aware of the existence of all the methods and quality management tools, security, health, sustainable development, excellence. He (she) has a vision of the future (at least that of his boss). [+]

Bachelors in Urban Planning. The quality management itself as a relevant and original way in a world constantly seeking means and organization. Companies are demanding open solutions, responsible and sustainable to adapt quickly to the legislation in place in all areas where management is paramount. The (the) qualiticien (no) origins that was mostly a (a) technician (do), became a (a) specialist management of organizations. He (she) knows the company and its economic mechanisms, technical, human. He (she) knows that an organization must be structured according to the risks it runs to the near and long-term horizon. He (she) is aware of the existence of all the methods and quality management tools, security, health, sustainable development, excellence. He (she) has a vision of the future (at least that of his boss). CONDITIONS OF ADMISSION • Bachelor • Application form • BSAT admission test • Maintenance LANGUAGES • English • Japanese • Chinese • Fulani and Mandinka business senior This course aims to train managers immediately operational and able to incorporate into their practice the challenges of sustainable development. Bring managerial and environmental expertise to put the company growth in a sustainable development approach and respect of the main ecological balances. Train graduates able to understand the African business and economic environment in its full human dimension. Former operational graduates capable to support the business growth of the company, the company sustain any by implementing a quality management for the emergence of a business manager. • Quality Manager • Facilitators Quality •... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Construction Management

NewSchool of Architecture and Design
Campus Full time 4 years October 2017 USA San Diego

Construction management is a profession that brings architectural visions to life by protecting the interests of the construction process. Construction management professionals are leaders and influencers, those able to listen, organize, and communicate efficiently while abiding by laws and regulations to produce a high-quality end product. In the first and second year of study, our students take classes that overlap with those in the architecture program, learning the cross-disciplinary skills that will help prepare them for a career working with architecture and other building industry professionals. [+]

Construction management is a profession that brings architectural visions to life by protecting the interests of the construction process. Construction management professionals are leaders and influencers, those able to listen, organize, and communicate efficiently while abiding by laws and regulations to produce a high-quality end product. In the first and second year of study, our students take classes that overlap with those in the architecture program, learning the cross-disciplinary skills that will help prepare them for a career working with architecture and other building industry professionals. [-]

Bachelor in Architecture

Volgograd State Technical University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Russia Volgograd

Architecture (07.00.00). As a part of this programme students graduate to work in the following fields: [+]

Bachelors in Urban Planning. VSTU is the leading regional University, which ranks among the best institutions in the amount of qualified specialists of Volgograd region, the South of Russia and some foreign countries. University obtains a well-developed infrastructure, ensures high professional level and influences forming of social qualities of students for their successful integration in the international economy. According to the strategy of University there was founded a research and education industrial complex (cluster) focused on training of well-qualified specialists for high-tech sectors of economy. Transformations in the sphere of higher education of the Russian Federation were affected and realized in VSTU as a multilevel system of educational programs, modern forms of academic activity organization, quality control, adequate material and technical support. Favorable social environment has been created in a large team of employees and students. Most of them share cultural and ethical values, keep and develop tradition of polytechnic school. VSTU is committed to the principles of the Bologna Declaration. Architecture (07.00.00). As a part of this programme students graduate to work in the following fields: Architectural design; Architectural and structural design; Urban design; Urban environment design; Interior design; Entrance examinations In order to enter Bachelor’s Program, it is obligatory to provide: a document of previous education (original), nostrificated and legalized. Then an applicant undergoes the entrance examinations in the following subjects: Russian language; Mathematics; Physics/Chemistry/History/Social studies (depending on the chosen field of studies). Admission is held in accordance with the entrance examinations results. [-]

Bachelor in Architecture and Urbanism - ENSA Nantes

Medine Education Village
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 Mauritius Quatre Bornes

In a fast evolving environment with increasing population density, urban planning and architectural competencies are an asset. Our Bachelor degree within this prestigious School of Architecture will provide you with the relevant tools and practices to excel in this particular field, if you endeavor to pursue your career. [+]

In a fast evolving environment with increasing population density, urban planning and architectural competencies are an asset. Our Bachelor degree within this prestigious School of Architecture will provide you with the relevant tools and practices to excel in this particular field, if you endeavor to pursue your career. Our program has been designed around 3 years of studies with a total duration of 1500 hours per academic year. Courses will involve the participation of highly skilled and brilliant professors with international experience throughout the programme. Studying at ENSA Nantes will provide you with a series of prospects over and above a prestigious degree. You will have the opportunity to do internships all through your degree-course, fitted along your modules.  Open a world of opportunities. Once you complete your Bachelor degree, you can opt for a Master’s degree either in Mauritius or in Nantes-France. However, to be entitled as an architect and recognised as such by the respective regulatory bodies of Mauritius and France, a student needs to vet 2 years of practice in Mauritius or 6-months’ practice and 150 hours of training in France. Next intake: October 2016 The annual tuition fee for the Bachelor degree has been set at 6,500 euros/year. This amount accounts for tuition fees only and do not include accommodation. [-]

Architecture And Urbanism

Faculdade Ideal (FACI)
Campus Full time February 2018 Brazil Belém

Space planning. With just those three little words, we could define the totality and variety of activities that an Architect and Urban Planner can develop. Acting in the management, planning and execution of projects, interventions in urban areas, restoration of historical heritage and interior architecture, this professional is indispensable these days, what with the construction market in high boiling throughout the country. [+]

Bachelors in Urban Planning. Space planning. With just those three little words, we could define the totality and variety of activities that an Architect and Urban Planner can develop. Acting in the management, planning and execution of projects, interventions in urban areas, restoration of historical heritage and interior architecture, this professional is indispensable these days, what with the construction market in high boiling throughout the country. And here you will have to enter that market in the same pace as the professionals. That's because here you really live their chosen profession. Have you thought about developing a project in the first few semesters of college? You can. You will have a formation that unites the humanities, arts, engineering and calculation with both classes of resistance materials and architectural representation techniques, much of the history of architecture and urban spaces conceptions. And most importantly, all with real-world experience in architectural design, urban design, landscaping, interior design and monitoring of works. So even attending college, you will carry out all stages of a project, always with the accompaniment of a tutor, and will be prepared to enter the labor market. In addition, our excellent teachers, who are also renowned professionals working in the market, will prepare you to start your internship with a year in advance through an incredible training in our office model, and practical classes in our studios very well equipped with the technologies More recent market. In this dynamic environment, you will have contact with different materials that are... [-]

Bachelor and Integrated Master - Architecture

Spiru Haret University
Campus Full time 6 years October 2017 Romania Bucharest

Architectural design I, Architectural design II, Study of form and composition I, Study of form [+]

Curriculum 1st year A. Compulsory Subjects - Architectural design I - Architectural design II - Study of form and composition I - Study of form and composition II - Mathematics I - Mechanics and Materials Strength Engineering I - Construction and finishings I - Construction and finishings II - Architecture Theory and Building Programmes I - Architecture Theory and Building Programmes II - Universal History of Arts and Architecture I - Descriptive Geometry I - Perspective I - Computer aided architectural design I - Computer aided architectural design II - Modern languages (practical course) - Modern languages (practical course) - Physical Education and Sports - Practical Training B. Optional Subjects - Architectural drawing (practical course) I - Educational psychology 2nd year A. Compulsory Subjects - Architectural design III - Architectural design IV - Study of form and composition III - Study of form and composition IV - Architecture Theory and Building Programmes III - Universal History of Architecture and Arts I - Universal History of Architecture and Arts II - Descriptive Geometry II - Perspectives II - Computer aided architectural design III - Computer aided architectural design IV - Architectural Structures Theory - Mechanicas and Materials Strength Engineering II - Constructions and Building Technologies I - Finishings and Finishings Technology (Interior Finishings) - Urban Planning and Infrastructures - Modern languages (practical course) III - Modern languages (practical course) IV - Physical Education and Sports - Practical Training B.Optional Subjects - Architectural drawing (practical course) II 3rd year A. Compulsory Subjects... [-]