24 months
46920 AUD/year
40800 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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In the face of rapid urban change, cities need design. This Urban Design from RMIT University advances the role of design in shaping the future of cities through innovative approaches to urban-based practice.    

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Urban Design is one of the key practices confronting critical issues affecting cities, such as the impacts of climate change, population growth, shifting workplaces, and transformations in industry, technology and infrastructure.

This Urban Design from RMIT University  provides you with a studio-based, multidisciplinary environment to engage these issues through project-based study.

You will learn to creatively integrate expertise from related urban disciplines into design proposals, promoting alternative modesl for future city-building. This degree is designed to nurture designers who would like to advance their career and develop innovative approaches to their practice.


Urban designers work on large-scale urban projects in collaboration with other professionals (architects, landscape architects, urban planners, developers) and government.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • QLigins and Development of Urban Planning
  • Urbanisation Issues In the Asia-Pacific Regm
  • Heritage and Environmental Design
  • Infrastructure and Propgcty.
  • Spatial Thinking and Urban Design  
  • Planning Theory. 
  • Green Cities 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have successfully completed an Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) in architectural design, landscape architecture or an equivalent design related discipline.
  • CRICOS number: 078873F     

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46920 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 46920 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    40800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40800 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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



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