De Montfort University is delighted to announce a new Masters in Urban Studies. We welcome applications from talented graduates interested in studying cities and urban life in the 21st century.

Please see further details and information about how to apply at The programme offers the following modules, explained in more depth on the course website:

Core modules

Introduction to Urban Political Economy
Module Leader: Prof. Jonathan Davies

Governing and Managing Cities
Module Leader: Dr Valeria Guarneros-Meza

Participatory Research in Action
Module Leader: Dr Mercè Cortina-Oriol

Urban Challenges
Module Leader: Professor Rachel Granger

Module leader: Ros Lishman
Optional modules

Students will take three elective modules from the following selection:

Metropolis and Economic and Socio-political Innovation (Subsidised module delivered at the Autonomous University of Barcelona)

Module Leader: Dr Ismael Blanco (Autonomous University of Barcelona)

Urban Infrastructure and Sustainable Cities
Module Leader: Prof Steven Griggs

Difference, Inequality and Conflict in the City
Module Leader: Dr Ben Whitham

Comparative Territorial Governance
Module Leader: Dr Arianna Giovannini

Alternative Urban Futures
Module Leader: Dr Adam Fishwick

For further information, please contact or call +44 (0) 116 207 8223 .

Yours sincerely

Dr Mercè Cortina Oriol
Programme Leader