A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.
Urban design is an area of study and practice that combines numerous disciplines involved with the shaping of modern cities and towns. Common elements of urban design that student learn typically include landscape design, developmental economics and highway engineering.
The United Arab Emirates is a federation of seven emirates on the eastern side of the Arabian peninsula, at the entrance to the Persian Gulf. Much of the work force in the UAE are foreign expatriates - hence the country's population makeup being so diverse, with Emirati citizens being a minority in their own country.
Master's Program in Urban Design in the United Arab Emirates
The mission of the program is to provide the community with qualified architects who can deal with the complex issues of the urban environment and cities. [+]