Department of Urban Studies & Planning

Department of Urban Studies & Planning

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The Department of Urban Studies & Planning (DUSP) is a department within the School of Architecture + Planning at MIT. Founded in 1933, it offers Bachelor of Science in Planning (SB); Master of City Planning (MCP); Master of Science (SM); Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) It has been ranked #1 by The Planetizen Guide to Graduate Urban Planning Programs in the U.S. and Canada.

The Department of Urban Studies & Planning is composed of four specialization areas (also referred to as Program Groups): City Design and DevelopmentEnvironmental Policy and PlanningHousing, Community and Economic Development, and International Development Group. There are also three cross-cutting areas of study: Transportation Systems PlanningUrban Information Systems (UIS), and Multi-Regional Systems Planning.

Department Type

Department/Lab/Center (DLC)

Group Email

duspinfo@mit.edu

Upcoming Events

VIRTUAL ONLY: Climate ******* Design | CDD Forum 2020

UPDATES available on the DUSP Facebook Page, inlcuding methods for joining/accessing this series online. Urban design tools and methods can contribute...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
CANCELLED: DUSP Discussion on Values

Location and details TBA Please visit the DUSP Facebook page for more information.

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
CANCELLED: Second Annual  Judith Tendler Network Meeting

DUSP is pleased to host the second annual meeting of the Judith Tendler Network. The meeting aims to reunite Judith Tendler's students and colleagues. It...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
VIRTUAL: Urban Science in Practice

UPDATE: These sessions will be made avalaible virtually, please see the DUSP Facebook page below for more details. These debates are part of the 11.S953...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
CANCELED: Climate Change and Cities: Mitigation and Adaptation

'Climate Change and Cities' is an Environmental Policy and Planning Group lunch series in the Spring 2020 term.

Friday, April 10, 2020 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Recent Events

VIRTUAL: Urban Science in Practice

Friday, March 13, 2020

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