to the Master Program "Town planning and Urban development"!
We are Master students with a degree in architecture, landscape architecture or town planning and invite you to study with us together Town Planning and urban Development in small groups.
Welcome to Cologne!
You find some informations in the following short discription.
The four-semester consecutive Master‘s course Town
Planning NRW is jointly provided by the University of
Siegen, the colleges of Bochum and Detmold and
the universities of applied sciences of Dortmund and
Cologne, and offers the opportunity to complete a
»Master of Science« in the field of town planning
with access for architects, landscape architects and
The course of study is project and design-oriented.
The design modules are designed to be interdisciplinary.
The course bundles the areas of expertise of
the teaching staff from the five college sites involved.
The students are looked after by 15 professors from
the subjects of architecture, town planning, urban and
regional planning, urban sociology, landscape architecture,
environmental and transport planning. The
design tasks are processed in cooperation with other
colleges, research institutions, municipalities and
cities. The complexity of the design tasks increases
with the experience of the students over the three
The course of study builds upon experience of the
IBA Emscher Park in dealing with structural change
in North Rhine-Westphalia. The main focus in the
course is upon working out sustainable solutions for
the urban restructuring of this highly industrialised
and densely populated region and for the development
of the rural areas in NRW. Fundamental knowledge,
aims and instruments for this purpose are
conveyed in theory and practice. The central college
site for the lectures is Cologne University of Applied
Sciences. Due to concentrated days of attendance,
currently Thursday and Friday, it is possible to have a
job at the same time as being on the course.
The management of the course lies with the University
of Siegen, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hildegard Schröteler-von
If you are interested in our program, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
In an individual discussion, we can jointly explore your opportunities in this Master Program.
Please call us at +49 271 740-2363 or email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
See you in Cologne!