Master of Urban Design - Future Cities


College of Architecture & the Built Environment


Master of Urban Design


East Falls


On Campus


The Master of Urban Design program has established strong partnerships within the industry. These partnerships, as well as a far-reaching network of alumni, generate internship opportunities, job placements, and research collaborations. The companies below have committed to supporting our MUD students with internships, pending an application process facilitated through the companies.

For more on these companies, visit their sites via the following links:

Thomas Jefferson University is also an Academic Institute member of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) among other world top universities that have prestigious architecture and urban design programs such as Yale University, Tongji University, and Iuav University of Venice. CTBUH is the world’s leading non-profit organization in the field of tall buildings and sustainable cities. The MUD Program Director Dr. Peng Du has served in multiple important roles at CTBUH, including director & board member of the CTBUH Asia Headquarters, and board member of the CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter.