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M.Sc. On Campus

Architectural and Urban Design

The University of Edinburgh

12 months
Duration
26300 GBP/year
13400 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

The Architectural and Urban Design programme at The University of Edinburgh provides specialist training in design for candidates who already hold a first degree in architecture.

Overview

The Architectural and Urban Design programme at The University of Edinburgh aims to expose candidates to a range of cutting-edge approaches, strategies, research and experimentation techniques in architectural design.

Learning outcomes

Graduates of this programme will have the capacity to:

  • demonstrate leadership within an architectural design-team context
  • critically evaluate the possible roles architectural design plays within the larger field of cultural production
  • comprehend some of the key consequences digital media have for the conception, design and representation of architecture

Career opportunities

On completion of this programme, you will have added a significant qualification to your existing architectural degree, one that is held in high regard by potential employers. The skills and learning you will gain will help you to pursue your career at a higher level, or branch out into a particular specialism.

Programme Structure

  • The programme is structured around a series of design projects, augmented by lecture and seminar-based teaching in urban design and contemporary architectural theory.
  • The programme also involves fieldwork in a selected internationally significant city. Previous destinations include Florence, Olbia, Bari, Mumbai and Kolkata.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to apply at least one month prior to entry so that we have enough time to process your application. 

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A professional qualification in architecture, usually a five-year programme, with a strong portfolio of design work with clear author/co-author attribution.
  • You must submit a portfolio as part of your application.
  • We may consider a four-year qualification in architecture if your portfolio is of sufficient standard, with evidence of further experience in architecture or a similar field, such as art, landscape architecture, urban planning, digital design or industrial design; please contact us to check before you apply.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    26300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26300 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time fees: 

  • Home: £6,700
  • International/EU - £13,150

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

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

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.

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