Career opportunities

Our alumni include ministers, mayors, successful businessmen and renowned NGO specialists. Participating in any of our programmes provides entrance into international networks of urban professionals, institutes and capacity building initiatives. Participants will benefit from the extensive network of IHS, including an alumni association with over 7,000 members and contacts with donor agencies and training centres. IHS is engaged in over 100 urban programmes and projects at any point in time, enabling a direct link between theory and practice. IHS lecturers have worked all over the world thus creating a possibility to discuss and initiate programmes and projects in your country and your cities.

IHS Alumni Representatives
The IHS representatives are IHS Alumni who have graduated recently and can tell you more about their experiences. They are nationals and residents in your country and you can visit and call them to ask for support and suggestions.
IHS 55 years of IMPACT
IHS pays tribute to individuals who have demonstrated an admirable dedication to sustainable urban management and development in their carreer. In 55 years of IHS impact we can present many of these stars to you. They are alumni, counterparts and former staff. We hope their carreers will inspire you too.
IHS Ambassadors
Each academic year IHS elects a number of 'ambassadors' from the student batch. They inform prospective students about what it is like to study at IHS. Through their profiles you may find out about the types of carreers IHS participants pursue.
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