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IHS calls for applicants for a full scholarship!

By on January 24, 2019

Good news for professionals working in development! We’re happy to share with you an opportunity to study in the Netherlands and have it funded through the Orange Knowledge Programme (OKP) scholarship.

We have a number of courses that qualify for the next scholarship deadline:

Course Duration Unique point Date Application Deadline
MSc Urban Management and Development 1-year Master’s programme Opportunity to specialise in:
• Managing and Financing Urban Infrastructure
• Urban Housing, Equity and Social Justice
• Urban Environment and Climate Change
• Urban Strategies and Planning
• Urban Land Governance
• Urban Competitiveness and Resilience
September 2019 Click on me 14 February 2019
Developing Social Housing Projects 3-week short course Learn about managing and developing social housing November 2019 Click on me 14 February 2019
Urban Management and Development Theories 3-month short course Embedded in the MSc in Urban Management & Development September 2019 Click on me 14 February 2019
Urban Heritage Strategies 2-week short course Offered in a unique collaboration with the Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands August 2019 Click on me 14 February 2019

Why do the courses? 

  • Study in the hub of modern urban development – the city of Rotterdam.
  • They focus on real-life problems which allows you to take home implementable solutions.
  • You’ll meet like-minded urban professionals from all over the world and expand your network with key connections from our partners (e.g. UN-HABITAT)
  • They’re a unique opportunity to further your expertise and strengthen your academic and professional standing with an experience abroad.
  • Upon graduation you receive a diploma/certificate from the top 100 Erasmus University Rotterdam and join an active network of 9000+ IHS alumni.
  • Tailor your Master’s to your interests by choosing from 6 different specializations.
  • Benefit from the compact and intensive nature of the short courses and develop your knowledge on a subject within a short period of time.
  • You have the possibility to have it all funded through the OKP scholarship.

PS: The Orange Knowledge Scholarship (OKP) has a number of eligibility criteria separate from the course admission requirements which candidates have to meet. Please visit the OKP webpage for more information.

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