The USPP programme will produce graduates who are well-rounded, technically competent urban researchers, industry practitioners and thought leaders. USPP graduates will be well-positioned for careers in the following sectors:

• Government ministries, statutory boards and other government-affiliated agencies
• International consultancies focused on development, infrastructure and social service delivery
• Private sector organisations specialising in urban development and management consulting, such as performance management and smart city solutions
• Professional bodies and trade associations
• Non-governmental organisations, institutes of higher learning and research institutes that focus on a variety of urban social, community, policy, economic and environmental issues

Relevant fields include:

• Urban planning and development
• Economic development
• Community development
• Public administration and policy-making
• Civic technology
• Business and finance
• Education and research
• Urban analytics and data science