Mission Statement

The Institute for European Urban Studies at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar instructs and teaches students in its international study programme European Urban Studies to become urban researchers. Here, the spatial competences of professions in planning and design is considered with comprehensive questions about current urban development in an interdisciplinary way. The urban culture in European regions as well as their local perspectives in an international context are a main focus of thoughtful regard. The eight professors of European Urban Studies position themselves with different but complementary views.