Post Graduate Diploma (Short Courses) at IHS, Erasmus University of Rotterdam, Netherland
Building your skills to become a better urban manager
IHS is the international institute of Urban Management of Erasmus University of Rotterdam
The Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS) is an international centre of excellence of the School of Economics (ESE) and the Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) of the Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, operating on a global scale by offering post-graduate education, training, advisory services and applied research.
Today more people live in cities than ever before. Our urban future confronts us with great innovations and challenges. Cities need urban professionals who can understand, face and manage these developments to create urban futures that improve the quality of life in cities. IHS trains and advises these professionals on a global scale through its integrated approach in education, advisory services and research that offers practise and theory on urban management and development.
Post-Graduate Diploma Courses
IHS offers a wide range of Post-graduate diploma courses. The duration of these courses varies from one month to three months approximately. These courses deal with specific topics in urban studies, providing a unique opportunity to further develop your knowledge in a subject within a short period of time. These courses are compact and intensive by nature. All short courses are interactive and require active contribution from both participants and lecturers.
- Green Cities for Eco-efficiency
- International Course on Housing and Urban Development
- Land Management and Informal Settlement Regularisation
- Urban Management Tools for Climate Change
- Urban Mangement and Development Theories
- Developing Social Housing Projects
- Local Economic Development
It is designed to make it possible for qualified and deserving Malaysians, between the ages 22-35 to engage in short-term collaborative projects/programmes of up to three months, at an internationally-recognised host institution in select disciplines (education, arts, sports, community/social work, environment, health, science and technology).