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Master of Science (M.Sc.) Urban Planning

Objective : The two years Master of Science (M.Sc.) Degree in Urban Planning conducted by The Global Open University, Nagaland has been designed for meeting the demand of the growing needs of experts in the fields of urban development, transportation planning, urban renewal, slum development, urban decay mitigation, safety and security, urban economics, suburbanisation, environmental planning besides urban sociology, urban sustainability etc.

Eligibility : Graduates of any discipline Duration : Two years

Award : Master of Science Degree in Urban Planning shall be awarded to all the successful candidates by University.

First Year
Introduction to Urban Planning
Environmental Planning
Urban Development and Management
Urban Economics
Town & Country Planning Legislations

Second Year
Urban Sustainability
Safety and Security in Urban Areas
Transportation Planning
Research Methodology
Master’s Thesis

Careers in Urban Planning

Urban Planning (urban, city, and town planning) is a technical and political process concerned with the control of the use of land and design of the urban environment, including transportation networks, to guide and ensure the orderly development of settlements and communities. It concerns itself with research and analysis, strategic thinking, urban design, public consultation, policy recommendations, implementation and management. Careers and jobs in this fields exist as there is an urgent need for the over all development of the urban areas specially slums and suburban reconstruction.

Total Fee : Rs. 28,150

Accordingly, the Application Form duly filled-in along with four stamp size photographs, copies of certificates and mark sheets and a Bank Draft for the full fee i.e. Rs. 28,150 in the name of “The Global Open University, Nagaland” payable at Dimapur must reach the Admissions Officer,  The Global Open University, Sodzulhou Village, P.O. – ARTC, NH-39, Dimapur – 797115 Nagaland by registered / speed post only.

Examination Fee : A fee of Rs. 300 per paper is to be paid before appearing in the Annual Examinations to be held at different Examination Centers within the State of Nagaland (Dimapur, Kohima, Wokha).

Master’s Thesis : All students are required to submit a Master’s Thesis at the end of second year.

Assignments : All admitted participants must submit subject wise assignments based on the Mini Project Reports to be prepared by them on a topic related to each of the subjects.