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Master’s: Urban Planning – Strategy, Projects and Project Ownership



The Master’s in ‘Urban Planning and Future Development’ has a subject pathway in ‘Strategy, Projects and Project Ownership (USPMO)’. Université Bordeaux Montaigne Institute for Future Development, Tourism and Urban Planning (IATU) leads this programme, training urban planners who are specialists in the development of urban development projects at different regional levels, and in project ownership.

Upon graduation from this subject pathway, students will be qualified urban planners, benefiting from the support of a network of former students who have links to the public and private professional contexts. The programme of study is awarded in conjunction with the Bordeaux Higher National School for Architecture and Landscape (École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture et de Paysage de Bordeaux).


Programme objectives

This programme follows on from the third year of the undergraduate Licence degree in Future Development: Urban Planning and Sustainable Regional Development (AUDTD) offered by the IATU. The Master’s in Urban Planning – Strategy, Projects and Project Ownership trains students in the transformation, future development and administration of urbanised spaces and spaces in the process of urbanisation.



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Non-French speakers

For non-French speakers – whether students, employees or researchers – the Department of French as a Foreign Language (DEFLE) offers courses in French as a foreign language for all levels within the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEF).