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Coursework

Master of Urban Planning

    • CRICOS Code: 002524M

    Where will this take me?

    Overview

    Accreditation

    The Master of Urban Planning is accredited by the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) and undergoes a regular review process to ensure the quality and relevance of the program.

    Completing an accredited degree means you enter the workforce with a stamp of quality on your CV. In a competitive market, an accredited degree is an assurance of quality to employers and an advantage for you. To keep our accreditation, we continually strive to improve the quality of the degree, so you know you are getting the most up-to-date and innovative educational experience.

    Career Outcomes

    Many Master of Urban Planning graduates enter the public sector and work in government departments and agencies, or for local councils and regions.

    The private sector and civil society offer an increasing range of employment opportunities, including urban planning and design, environmental and transport planning consultancies, property development companies, and housing and community advocacy. There are also opportunities in tertiary education and research.

    Urban planners work with teams of related professionals such as architects, landscape architects, engineers, environmental scientists, economists, property valuers, real estate developers, lawyers and sociologists.

    Graduates from the Master of Urban Planning have gone on to work at many firms in Australia and across the world including:

    • Urbis, Hong Kong
    • Tract Consultants Pty Ltd
    • Department of Planning and Community Development
    • Hansen Partnership Pty Ltd, Ho Chi Minh City
    • City of Melbourne
    • VicUrban
    • Planisphere
    • Aurecon
    • SGS Economics and Planning
    • Hangzhou Urban Planning Bureau
    • URS Australia Pty Ltd
    • Nigerian Institute of Town Planners, Lagos