24 months
680 USD/credit 10200 USD/year
680 USD/credit 10200 USD/year
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The mission of the program is to provide the community with qualified architects who can deal with the complex issues of the urban environment and cities

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The program will:

  • Enable graduates to evaluate and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of real-world design proposals for buildings and urban environments.
  • Provide students with advanced skills and knowledge to manage and supervise the development and implementation of design and intervention proposals related to the urban environment.
  • Provide in-depth knowledge of the main subject areas of the urban environment regarding the relationships between built form, space, culture, developmental processes and sustainability in its wide-ranging facets.
  • Offer the ability to carry out independent study and research.



Programme Structure

The Master degree in Architecture in Urban Design requires the completion of 30 Credit Hours classified as follows:

Core courses: 15 CHS

Electives: 6 CHS

Thesis: 9 CHS

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Architecture with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 on a 0 scale or equivalent.
  • Students with a CGPA between 2.0 and 2.99 on a 0 scale or equivalent or with TOEFL 530 and a CGPA of a minimum 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or equivalent may be admitted conditionally.
  • Evidence of proficiency in English: TOEFL score of at least 550 or equivalent.
  • Two confidential recommendation letters

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    10200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 680 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    10200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 680 USD per credit during 24 months.

AED 2500 per credit hour



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