James Cook University Singapore launches new PG Programme in Urban Planning and Design

James Cook University Singapore launches new PG Programme in Urban Planning and Design

James Cook University Singapore launches new PG Programme in Urban Planning and Design

The Singapore campus of James Cook Universityfully owned by James Cook University Australia and among top universities of the world, has launched a new course `Master of Planning and Urban Design’ for those aspiring to have in-depth understanding and advanced knowledge on today’s need and style of urban habitats.

The 16 months course is accredited by the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA). Successful candidates completing the Master of Planning and Urban Design and having two years of professional work experience are eligible to become corporate members (MPIA). The course also has 3 months to 4 months of internship in Singapore.

Graduates of Civil, Architectural and related programmes (with 60% marks and above) from recognized university in India are eligible to apply. The programme costs INR 25,00,000 as fee and begins on November 2018. For more details, call: 9884060706 Smart cities, Geographic Information Systems and Design Communications are among other topics that will be covered across the duration of the programme.

Mr. Suman Subbian, Regional Manager, JCU Singapore said “This course will create inquisitive individuals who want to shape sustainable Tropical urban habitats and enjoy a richly curated multi city cultural experience for the new generation.”

Ms Ensi Gigeo, Centre Head, IMTP Consultants (Institute of Management Training and Placement), says “This programme will help breed professionals who will be able to design a sustainable ecology which would abate intensity of natural hazards like floods that have become a common occurrence in today’s world.”