• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Built Environment - International Spatial Development at Breda University of Applied Sciences (BUAS)  will start with a broad basis of knowledge of the built environment. Throughout your course of study, you will have opportunities to specialise. Various aspects relating to urban space and mobility will be dealt with: behaviour, design, planning and research. You will learn how to design safe cities, manage urban planning efficiently, influence people towards making clever transport choices and think and design strategically.

You will also learn to plan and design, from the perspective of area development in the broadest sense of the word. You will produce sketches and designs for land use and you will build scale models. In this process, you will take into account a variety of external factors: is everything financially viable; how do stakeholders react; is everything in accordance with relevant laws and regulations?

After your bachelor

You are trained to optimise living environments and to design functions and accessibility of areas or locations on the international market. Career examles are: strategic designer, urban planner and manager of sustainable urban mobility at international companies. Possible employers are multinationals, government services and consultancy agencies.

After successful completion of the Built Environment - International Spatial Development at Breda University of Applied Sciences (BUAS), you are entitled to the degree of Bachelor of Science.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    The deadline for June is due to the Coronavirus

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    390 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • (Dutch) Urban Design
  • Sustainable (Urban) Mobility Planning
  • Smart Cities and Societies
  • Water Management
  • Planning for an Uncertain Future: Flexible Use of Space
  • Energy

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • An equivalent of the Dutch diplomas of higher general secondary education or pre-university level is generally required to enroll in a study programme at Breda University of Applied Sciences.
  • After having received your application, BUAS will inform you if you meet the educational requirements. If there is any doubt, we will have your diploma evaluated by Nuffic (the Netherlands Organization for International Cooperation in Higher Education) for advice.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9950 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2143 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2143 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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First-year students pay €1,071.

Living costs for Breda

  • 1100 - 1500 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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