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Urban Vision and Architectural Design, Master

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  • 12 months
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Students in the Masters in Urban Vision and Architectural Design at Domus Academy are immersed in a multidisciplinary learning program. 

About

At this Masters in Urban Vision and Architectural Design at Domus Academy you will investigate urban landscape and design, advance your architecture and design skills, complete social and anthropological analysis, as well as developing your marketing and communication strategies.

The Italian architectural heritage has influenced building designs and urban planning all around the world. With Domus Academy, you will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience by visiting architectural sites and working studios.

Career

Domus Academy develops its curriculum in collaboration with acclaimed companies and top professionals in the architecture world. Industry leaders actively take part in the activities of our Masters in Urban Vision and Architectural Design students, such as lessons, seminars, guided visits and workshops. At Domus Academy, our students get the advantage of unique industry experience upon graduation.

Accreditation

  • Upon graduation from Domus Academy, you’ll earn a degree that’s recognized around Europe and the world—an Academic Master’s Degree (60 ECTS credits) accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education, Universities and Research (MIUR).
  • You’ll also earn a second valuable qualification: the Domus Academy Master’s Diploma.

Programme Structure

  • In the courses, you will study critical research methods, design theory, strategic thinking, and historical and contemporary design practices—all within the broader context of urban and architectural design studies.
  • You will then explore a broad range of methods, tools, and topics that define contemporary urban and architectural projects, examining the relationships between design practices and the cultures and contexts they serve.
  • Guided by industry professionals and faculty project leaders, you will work in cooperation with leading companies on projects from concept to design, from micro to macro. You will also analyze your projects from an economic, marketing, social, and anthropological point of view.

Audience

The program is addressed to candidates who have a first-level degree and/or professional experience in Architecture, Urban Planning, Landscape Design, Civil Engineering, or equivalent.

Lecturers

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    59

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    494

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  • Minimum required score:

    5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    180

    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    36

    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. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

  • Curriculum vitae/résumé
  • Artistic and/or professional portfolio of projects
  • Letter of motivation
  • An English translation of the academic transcript, listing courses and exams, noting the number of hours per credit and giving a brief description of each course
  • Copy of bachelor’s degree/academic diploma translated into English
  • Documentation regarding further courses or seminars attended (if available)
  • Certificate of English language proficiency
  • Copy of passport
  • Receipt for payment of the €100 application fee

StudyPortals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Master's below. these courses will be necessary if:

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    28596 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28600 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    16992 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16990 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Milano

  • 850 - 1450 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Domus Academy wants to motivate young talents who think outside the box and are eager to have an intensive experience in Italian design culture.For this reason every year Domus Academy launches specific international contests, in partnership with leading companies, awarding the very best talents with three partial scholarships for each of the Courses, respectively covering part of the total tuition fee.

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