12 months
24400 GBP/year
9800 GBP/year
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Join the UK’s only independent Landscape Architecture department at University of Sheffield and develop advanced skills for practice outside of the UK, with our one-year, intensive masters in Landscape Studies. 

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This Landscape Studies course from University of Sheffield provides a foundation in landscape architecture. You’ll explore different aspects of the discipline, learn skills and write a dissertation on a landscape topic that matters to you. 

Key Features 

  • If you complete this course, you may be able to join the second year of the MA Landscape Architecture and work towards a professional qualification.
  • The end-of-year exhibition gives you the chance to present your work to prospective employers. 

Programme Structure

  • Studio project 1: Landscape Architecture: nature, people, place.
  • Studio project 2: Planning strategies to urban design proposals  
  • Research module 1: Introduction to landscape research
  • Research module 2: Landscape research topics
  • Landscape Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Good undergraduate honours degree in a related subject.
  • Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
  • We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24400 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /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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