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M.Sc. On Campus

Urban Design

Ajman University

12 months
575 EUR/credit 20700 EUR/year
575 EUR/credit 20700 EUR/year
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The Urban Design program from Ajman University provides the community with qualified architects who can deal with the complex issues of the urban environment and cities.

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The Urban Design program from Ajman University  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.


Graduates of the MSc. Program  can work as designers and construction managers, decision makers  for city planning, community agencies or governmental authorities. Graduates can also  pursue their studies to gain PhD degree and join academic institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History and Theory of urbanism
  • Sustainability and Energy Saving
  •  Real Estate Development 
  • Social and Economic Factors and Built Form
  •  Research Methods
  • Studio 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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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

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  • International

    20700 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 575 EUR per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    20700 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 575 EUR per credit during 12 months.

AED 2500 per credit hour

Living costs for Sharjah

3400 - 5200 AED /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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