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The University of Western Australia

Master On Campus
24 months
65450 AUD/year
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Construct your career with a Master of Architecture at The University of Western Australia.

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Study a Master of Architecture at The University of Western Australia and discover the art and science of bringing together the knowledge and skills that shape our ideas about the built environment.

About The Course

This course emphasises the application of concepts to the design of specialised building projects, with a focus on issues that concern the servicing of complex buildings.

You will develop knowledge and skills in creative, technical, theoretical and professional areas that will inform complex design investigations. Classes revolve around exploring a range of local and global questions; students are encouraged to experiment and engage with a variety of media; projects span the intricately technical and expansively urban scales. In this course you will discover the art and science of bringing together the knowledge and skills that shape our ideas about the built environment. 

The Master of Architecture is professionally accredited and meets the requirements of the Australian Institute of Architects, the Commonwealth Association of Australia and Architects Registration Board of Western Australia. 

Career Pathways

This course offers a two year pathway for those who have completed a bachelor’s degree in Architecture or a three year pathway if you have completed a bachelor degree in another area and would like to change the direction of your career. 


Following completion of the course, graduates must undertake a minimum of two years' professional work experience under the direction of a registered architect and then pass the Architectural Practice Examination (APE) before being eligible to register as an architect in Australia. Graduates should refer to the Architects Board of Western Australia for registration requirements. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Architectural Technology, Structures and Services 
  • Project Implementation and Documentation 
  • Architectural Practice 
  • Graduating Portfolio 
  • Architectural Design 
  • Independent Design Research 
  • Architectural Research Seminar 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




168 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 084738G

  • a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; 
  • the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 60 per cent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    65450 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 130900 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Domestic Average Annual Fee - $9,094.47 (Commonwealth supported students).


Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

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