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Updated November 19, 2017

MUrCS is a 2 year, 120 ECTS Master Programme, offered by;

  1. Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) in the UK (coordinator),
  2. Lahti University of Applied Sciences (LAMK) in Finland,
  3. University of Huelva (UHU) in Spain.

The progamme integrates three main streams; Planning, Managment and Science.

Under an innovative staff/student mobility scheme, students will first undertake core modules together with developing transverse skills (inter-cultural awareness, foreign language competencies, research methods and communication and employability skills). Further, core modules and electives, relevant to each student’s main and second specialisms, are taught. by the most relevant partner university. Students will finally develop a thesis project covering both their specialisms, jointly supervised by two academics from different partner institutions.

The Project will award Multiple Master degrees; MSc in Sustainable Urban Environments, by GCU, MEng in Urban Sustainability by LAMK and MSc in Environmental Technology by UHU plus a Diploma Supplement to indicate the joint nature of the programme. All three are national Master degrees fully accredited in the respective programme countries.

The programme language is English.