Entry Requirements


Description
An undergraduate degree with a minimum GPA of 2.7 in a relevant area including Geography, Social Sciences, Engineering, Architecture, Management, Economics or any other discipline deemed relevant by the University.
An degree with a GPA of less than 2.7 in a relevant area including Geography, Social Sciences, Engineering, Architecture, Management, Economics or any other discipline deemed relevant by the University and a Minimum of 3 years relevant post qualification experience.
A mature applicant who possesses a certificate in a relevant discipline and 5 years post qualification experience.
A Postgraduate Diploma in Urban Planning and Management with a minimum GPA of 2.4 or any other Postgraduate Diploma in an area deemed relevant by the University.
A Postgraduate Diploma in Urban Planning and Management with a GPA of less than 2.4 with a minimum of 3 years relevant post qualification experience.
A Master of Science Degree in an area deemed relevant by the University.
Any other qualification deemed by the University to be equivalent to the above.

Courses

First Year
First Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
URP5102 Urban and Regional Development Policy and Standards 3
URP5101 Legislative and Institutional framework of Urban and Regional Planning 3
URP5103 GIS for Urban and Regional Planning 3
URP5100 Development of Urban and Regional Planning Theory and Practice 3
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
URP5200 Urban Development Strategy and Settlement Hierarchy 3
URP5202 Urban and Regional Planning Strategy for Disaster Management 3
URP5201 Climate Change Impact and Adaptation Planning for Resiliency 3
YYY5201 Elective 3 Choose URP5203 or URP5204
Second Year
Annual Attachment
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
URP5010 Master Dissertation/ Professional Report 9

Contact Us

  • The University of Guyana
    Turkeyen Campus
    Greater Georgetown
    Guyana
  • +(592)-222-2740
    +(592)-623-8325
  • admissions@uog.edu.gy