Career Outcomes

Students graduating from the IPUG can work as:

  • City managers/urban planners:
  • The IPUG provides students with training ideally suited for work as a city manager. A recent search of the Indeed Career Search Engine showed listings for more than 14,000 urban management jobs, and according to, the median pay for a city manager is 86,948 US dollars per year.

  • Researchers:
  • IPUG graduates can find research and analyst positions at government agencies, private consultancies, and think tanks.

  • Professors:
  • After completing the master’s degree, IPUG graduates can also work as lecturers or professors in universities. Moreover, those students who plan to obtain a Ph.D. in urban management or another discipline will be well prepared by the IPUG experience for their further scholarly pursuits.

About IPUG
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- Career Outcomes
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