Apply now: Masters scholarships “Urban Studies in Urban Management”
The masters scholarships apply to the newly set up Master of Management MUS - UM), a 1 year full time degree at the Wits University in Johannesburg.
The MUS (UM) is set to respond to challenges associated with rapid urbanisation process by providing practice-oriented knowledge and innovative skills to graduates who have a drive for urban transformation. This programme introduces the field of urban management through four crucial and cross-cutting dimensions:
- Politics and policy of the urban
- Understanding complex urban systems
- Managing change processes
- Coproducing knowledge between theory and practice (Wits-TUB Urban Studio)
The programme includes bilateral exchange activities, workshops and conferences implemented through the Wits-TUB Urban Lab including a fully funded Summer/Spring School at the Technical University of Berlin.
The masters scholarship covers the duration of one academic year.
Who can apply?
- South African citizens
- Citizens from other countries in sub-Saharan Africa
Application deadline: 30 September 2018
Call for applications (PDF)