The PhD Programme in Urban Planning, Design and Policy (UPDP) aims at exploring the significance and the impact of contemporary urban changes and at understanding the way they can be governed through planning, design and policy-making activities.
By establishing a dialogue with the best European and International schools, this PHD programme is the place for research and innovative approaches to urban studies, spatial planning and urban design.
The main courses and workshops focus on the following research areas:
• Urban studies;
• Planning Theories and Practices;
• Design topics, Forms and Tools.
Having an international orientation, this Programme is aimed to train highly qualified researchers and professionals to work in academic institutions, research centres, public administrations and the private sector.
Prof. Luca Gaeta
Prof. Valeria Fedeli
E: valeria.fedeli@polim i.it
Prof. Carolina Pacchi
• Board of professors