Members Educational news of 2018

PhD Studentships on ‘Future Cities’

Published at: 17 December 2018

The University of Glasgow and University of Edinburgh are currently advertising a series of joint PhD Studentships for commencement in autumn 2019. This includes a range of potential projects on ‘future cities’.

The application deadline is 21 January 2019.

Scholarships by the Chinese Government

Published at: 4 October 2018

Talented Young Scientist Program (TYSP) offers sponsorship for talented young scientist from other countries to work in China on full time basis for 6 or 12 months together with China’s team.

TYSP is an international mobility scheme funded by the Chinese government aimed at cultivating future leading scientists together with other countries.


For further information please see the website.

New serious game for planning students and practitioners

Published at: 24 May 2018

Polis PowerPlays is a recently-developed urban planning and development game aimed at teaching students and professionals the nuances of complex interactions and negotiations. Between 20 and 60 players can participate.