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Urban Planning and Design

Monash University

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
41000 AUD/year
34700 AUD/year
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About

Employers now require planners who can bring fresh perspectives to solving urban problems, and readily adapt to new roles in the workplace. The Urban Planning and Design program at Monash University clearly puts you ahead of the competition by training you to integrate design with traditional policy-based knowledge.

Overview

The Urban Planning and Design program at Monash University is accredited by the Planning Institute of Australia. It gives students the technical capabilities and creative capacity to address the big challenges facing our cities.

Whether you’re keen to upskill or change careers as a Monash Urban Planning and Design graduate you will be ready to work towards a sustainable and people-centered future.

The degree seeks applicants from a diverse range of disciplines: architecture and design, economics, engineering, environmental science, geography, international development, and landscape architecture.

Careers

There are many directions your career might take and you can be employed in challenging positions in a range of organisations.

You may go into local government as a strategic or statutory planner working on local development proposals or resolving community disputes. You may work in state agencies that manage environmentally sensitive areas or providing transport and other infrastructure.

You may work with Australian or international firms that specialise in community planning or delivering affordable housing. Other graduates fill roles in not-for-profit organisations in underdeveloped or overdeveloped places far and wide, where you’ll confront diverse climatic and cultural issues.

Programme Structure

The study units include:

  • Planning Study 1: Regulating the city
  • Planning Study 2: Economics and the city
  • Planning Study 3: Critical debates histories and theories of urban planning
  • Planning Study 4: Democratic community engagement

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

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.
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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).
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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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 093076K
  • An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) with at least credit average (60 per cent)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41000 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    34700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34700 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

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Urban Planning and Design
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