Urban and Regional Planning

Department of Urban and Regional Planning (BYREG)

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Urban and regional planning plays a key role in building a just, sustainable future. BYREG takes planning forward by educating skilled professionals, conducting high-impact research and working closely with public and private partners

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Doctor philosophiae: Knut Bjørn Stokke

Doctor philosophiae: Knut Bjørn Stokke

Join Knut Bjørn Stokke for the defence of his thesis Cooperation and network in planning - a tool for integrated management of areas and resources? The defence and trial lectures take place 9th and 10th December at NMBU and via Zoom. All welcome.

Top tips for new students

Top tips for new students

What is it like to start studies at NMBU? Is Buddy Week as fun as it sounds? What exactly is matriculation, and do you really have to read your entire curriculum?

Traditional architecture gives better sense of well-being than contemporary glass and steel buildings

Traditional architecture gives better sense of well-being than contemporary glass and steel buildings

This is the finding of a recent study where researchers have used the latest in virtual reality technology (VR).

About

The Department of Urban and Regional Planning (BYREG) is one of five departments in the  Faculty of Landscape and Society. It consists of 25 employees, 150 students and 10 PhD candidates. The Department offers a 5-year Master's programme in Urban and Regional Planning. 


Head of Department
Sebastian Peters

Contact information

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Staff are situated in the KA building (Fredrik Dahls vei 15, 1430 Ås) and in the 'Ormen Lange' building (Kirkeveien 25, 1433 Ås).

landsam@nmbu.no

NMBU switchboard:
+47 67 23 00 00

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