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Best Doctoral Degrees in Regional Planning in British Columbia Canada

A PhD or Doctor of Philosophy is a postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities. Once one attains a PhD he or she may often be referred to as a doctor.

Students worldwide can enroll in programs that study regional planning. Understanding the land, infrastructure, and settlements in a given area allows one to evaluate how to best use that space. Topics of study can include waste removal or safe places for settlements.

Top PhD Program in Regional Planning in British Columbia in Canada

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Doctor of Philosophy in Planning

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full-time 4 years September 2020 Canada Vancouver

SCARP is interested in attracting students to its Ph.D. program who are interested in topics broadly related to the transition to sustainability through the democratization of planning approaches. Under this broad umbrella, our faculty have diverse interests, ranging from sustainable transportation studies to disaster preparedness, community development and social planning, poverty alleviation at home and abroad, negotiation and mediation of land and resource conflicts, the ecological footprint, risk analysis, managing multicultural cities and regions, cross-cultural and indigenous planning, community based urban design, urbanization and its challenges in East and Southeast Asia to name just a few of our faculty's research interests. Our research approach is inherently interdisciplinary and spans qualitative and quantitative methodologies.