The Brussels Graduate School for Urban Research offers research and professional training for PhD students, advanced Master students and early postdocs in the interdisciplinary domain of urban studies.
Based at and supported by the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), the graduate school primarily aims to support VUB students, but is also open to interested students from Brussels, Belgium and further afield.
Do you want to know more?
Please browse our webpages, attend our public events, and participate in our various initiatives. For more detailed information or specific questions, feel free to contact our Graduate School coordinator Parastou Saberi.
Latest news and events
24 April 2020
StadsSalonsUrbains: Dominique Boullier (EPFL Lausanne) - Pluralism for data driven cities and the division of learning
20 March 2020
StadsSalonsUrbains: Nanna Verhoeff, Michiel de Lange and Sigrid Merx (Utrecht University) – Urban Interfaces: Media, Art and Performance as Platforms for Creativity and Criticality
14 February 2020
StadsSalonsUrbains: Fernanda Bruno (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro) – Territories of Exception: the architecture of state violence in Rio de Janeiro
6 December 2019
StadsSalonsUrbains: Rivke Jaffe (University of Amsterdam) – Security Technology and the Politics of Failure
15 November 2019
StadsSalonsUrbains: Paul Langley (Durham University) – Platformed Populations: Figuring FinTech Users
25 October 2019
StadsSalonsUrbains: Mark Graham (University of Oxford) – Cartographic Attributes of the Invisible: Geographies of the Platform Economy