Informations for students of Urban Planning (B.Eng.)

Are you interested in spatial, networked and interdisciplinary fields of tasks on the different scale levels of the city and would like to take responsibility for the long-term and climate-protecting development of our spatial and built environment in a sought-after professional field? If so, the Urban Planning degree program at Frankfurt UAS is the right place for you.

Together we will shape the cities of tomorrow!

Urban planners deal with the sustainable development of cities and the design of urban spaces. They create planning concepts and development strategies for their further development on behalf of private and public employers.


This degree course is offered exclusively in German.

Further information can be found on the German page.

Excellent career opportunities

Urban planners are in great demand both in the public sector, such as municipal building or planning authorities, and in the private sector, i.e. primarily in architecture or landscape and urban planning offices.

The bachelor's degree program in urban planning also offers its graduates - after completion of a master's degree program in the field of urban planning and proof of relevant two years of professional practice - to use the protected professional title "urban planner".



Urban Planning



6 semester, full-time



ECTS credit points


Program start

winter semester

Study requirements


Course catalogue

Modularization during the studies is a study structure, in which courses such as lectures, exercises, practical internships, excursions, excursions or seminars about certain topics are combined in modules. The structure of a module is determined by the competence, which is to be achieved upon completion of the module.

The module manual entails information on the duration, credits, type of examination, requirements, study results, workload, type of learning, content, literature, and the representative of the module of a degree course. Further information can be found in the guideline on modularization and credit point awarding of the Bund-Länder commission. The module overview and the study content can be downloaded in form of a PDF.

Admission requirements

Admission semester: Winter semester only

Admission requirements: Fachabitur/Abitur

Admission: Admission to the program is restricted. Places are allocated by means of an NC procedure.


Application deadline for WS 2022/23: July 15, 2022



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Building 1, Room 431
Fax : +49 69 1533-2374

Head of the Examination Office

Prof. Dipl.-Ing.
Gunnar Santowski
Head of Program Civil Engineering dual B. Eng., Head of Examination Office, Faculty 1
Building 1, Room 418
Fax : +49 69 1533-2783

Secretary of the Examination Office

Interdepartmental Examination Matters, International Exchange Students
Karin Lennertz
Building 1, Room 416
Fax : +49 69 1533-2374

Deputy of the Examination Office

Prof. Dipl.-Ing.
Gunnar Santowski
Head of Program Civil Engineering dual B. Eng., Head of Examination Office, Faculty 1
Building 1, Room 418
Fax : +49 69 1533-2783
Prof. Dr.
Josef Becker
Head of degree course: Infrastructure Management (M. Eng.)
Building HoST, Room B 03 319
Prof. Dr.
Julia Ruth Lademann
Head of degree course: Care (B. Sc.)
Building 2, Room 227
Fax : +49 69 1533-2809

Open Office Hours (without appointment)




There will be no International Admissions office hours on Wednesday, 29/03/2023.

You are welcome to register for our General Question Time on Thursday, 30/03/2023 (11:00-12:00).


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