Get to know the Master's

Would you like to get to know this Master’s programme better? On this page you will find when you can visit the Master’s Open Day, information about the several international fairs our representatives will visit and testimonials of our students and alumni.

Next Master's Open Day

The next Master's Open Day will take place on Wednesday 9 October. More information can be found on this webpage or click on the button below to register:

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A student talks with a visitor of the Master's Open Day

Master's Open Day

The Master’s Open Day gives you the opportunity to learn about the Master’s programmes you are interested in. Experience the stories of our students and staff, ask your questions, and discover whether Global Urban Transformations is the right choice for you!

Student for a day

Spend a day with one of our students: visit a lecture together and find out what it's like to study Global Urban Transformations.

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This is what our students say about this Master’s programme.

I want to combine my passion for researching and learning new things with my wish to build on a sustainable and just world!

Student Marte

Academic Staff

Dr. Ilse van Liempt

Ilse van Liempt is Associate Professor in Urban Geography and one of the four research leader of the Focus Area Migration and Societal Change at Utrecht University. She completed her PhD at the Institute for Ethnic and Migration Studies and has published widely on migration, refugees, gender, public space, and processes of inclusion and exclusion.

Ilse is also the Programme Coordinator of Global Urban Transformations.

Meet our Academic Staff