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Planning the Cycling City


Netherlands: Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Zwolle




Academic dates: June 19 - July 7 2016

Degree Level


Minimum Education


Subject Areas

  • Architecture
  • Design
  • Geography
  • International Policy & Diplomacy
  • Public Health
  • Social Policy
  • Social Sciences
  • Sustainable Development
  • Urban & Regional Planning

Cost in US$:

€ 1525

Program Fees Include:

The tuition fee includes:
a bicycle for 3 weeks
lunch on class days
public transportation card
1 day of professional presentation skill-building with Debatrix
access to course materials on Blackboard
Excursion to Rotterdam
All site visits
Welcome Dinner and Farewell drinks
certificate of attendance
Transcripts from the UvA
The tuition fee does not include travel to and from Amsterdam nor housing.

Experience Required


    Master's and graduate students in the field of urban planning have priority. Undergraduates in their final years, majoring in urban studies or related, are welcome to apply. Those not in the field of urban planning are also welcome to apply, but should make clear in their motivation letter why they believe they qualify for the programme. Professionals in the field (e.g. practioners, activists, designers, professors).

This Program is open to

South African, Kiwi, Worldwide, Asian, American, European, Canadian and Australian Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Other

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 5-6

Scholarships are Available

Please visit our website for more details:

Application Process Involves

  • Essay
  • Letters of Reference
  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Transcript

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 weeks after deadline