IUSD Double Degree
The MSc IUSD Double Degree program covers a period of four semesters and is hosted and organized by the two partner universities - University of Stuttgart and Ain Shams University, Cairo. Both Universities jointly supervise the master thesis in the fourth semester.

Applicants who applied and got acceptance at both universities are eligible to participate in the Double Degree program.


The participants will receive two degrees Master of Science »Integrated Urbanism and Sustainable Design«, issued by the University of Stuttgart and Ain Shams University.

Language of instruction

Start of the program Stuttgart
In Stuttgart:  mid-October, introductory program starting October 1st
In Cairo: mid-September, introductory program starting September 1st

EPOS scholarship holders have to begin in August 1st with their mandatory German language course (EPOS requirement) in Stuttgart.

To apply for the EPOS supported IUSD Double Degree program students need to apply at both universities in parallel:
For applying at University of Stuttgart
For applying at Ain Shams University


Please note: In case of  applying  to EPOS scholarship, you need to apply at both universities as well as submit your EPOS application and  documents in parallel.

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