Welcome to Sustainable Cities @ Aalborg University Copenhagen

What are renewable energy production and energy efficient buildings? What are green mobility and a green urban environment? How will the cities of tomorrow transfer into sustainable cities? What are the sustainable options, globally, and locally? And are they feasible? How will the future sustainable resource and water management systems look like? Does questions like these interest you? If yes, we will recommend you to read further!

As a graduate in Sustainable Cities many professional fields are open to you. You will be able to develop new sustainable structures and systems in the cities of tomorrow. The all-important task will be to work across disciplines, and you will be able to build bridges between different issues and sectors.

The study is highly relevant since worldwide more and more people are living in urban settings. The Master programme in Sustainable Cities at Aalborg University Copenhagen has a focus on handling this challenge from a climate, energy and environmental perspective. You will as a graduate in Sustainable Cities acquire knowledge and skills to conduct technical, economically and societal transition processes needed to find sustainable ways to lower the impact from urban living. The technical competences are supplemented by understanding of the social contexts in which the sustainable solutions are to be implemented. We aim to provide both theoretical insight and practical experience preparing you for your future career.

Aalborg University Copenhagen: Our programme is located in the great city of Copenhagen in the Nordic countries, which are on the forefront regarding planning of sustainable cities.

Here at our homepage you will find detailed information on the programme, the study environment at Aalborg University Copenhagen and you can read more about career options. We will also like to welcome you at our Facebook site, just follow the link in the live stream below. If you have any questions or comments then do not hesitate to contacts us.

Meet some of our great students here! Read why they choose to study at Aalborg University Copenhagen. You might have similar thoughts! Kenneth says for example: “I choose to study sustainable cities at Aalborg University because I wanted a broad perspective on planning in a city context while at the same time working in an international environment. The Aalborg model where a lot of emphasis is on group and project work appeals to me as it helps to improve skills in regards to teamwork and cooperation and also played a role in my choice of study.”

Study board secretary:
Email: pg-sn-cph@plan.aau.dk
Phone: +45 9940 2535
student counselor
Email: info@sustainablecities.aau.dk

Programme coordinator
Brian Vad Mathiesen

Postal address:
Sustainable Cities, Aalborg University,
Department of Development and Planning
A.C. Meyers Vænge 15
DK-2450 Copenhagen SV
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Related MSc. Programmes:
Urban Planning and Management
Sustainable Energy Planning and Management
Environmental Management and Sustainability Science