Study a Master of Science in Urban Studies in Brussels. The majority of the world’s population lives in cities. Urban culture is reshaping the world: urbanization and globalization are two sides of the same coin. The interdisciplinary and international Master of Science in Urban Studies sets out – at the crossroads of sociology, geography, history, cultural studies, and humanistic urban studies – to address this fundamentally novel aspect of the human condition.
At Vrije Universiteit Brussel you have the chance to study a Master of Science in Urban Studies to manage these global changes. This two-year programme offers a strong interdisciplinary perspective on urban studies. Students follow a core trajectory of shared courses and have the freedom to specialize by individually selecting elective modules and courses such as Urban Social Geography, Urban Sustainability and Circular Economy.