The Master of Architecture (Brussels) at KU Leuven offers a designerly approach on an academic level. It is characterized by a fully integrated design methodology, providing students with solid skills in the contemporary discipline of architectural design and research embedded in the transhistorical ground of the faculty's rich history and tradition.
Graduates are trained to lead multidisciplinary teams of engineers, interior architects, landscape architects and artists. In addition to working as independent (self-employed) architects, graduates also work as professionals in government agencies and international design firms worldwide. Many graduates go onto roles as researchers, serving local or international governance bodies, NGO's or other institutes.
- Critical Urban Theory
- Urban Anthropology
- Beyond Urban Projects
- Building Technology Integration
- Conversion in Urban Contexts
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , EEA/EU
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesArchitecture Landscape Architecture View 5 other Masters in Landscape Architecture in Belgium
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Candidates should hold a bachelor's degree, or equivalent degree, in the same field of study.
The application should include:
- your original college/university diploma(s) and transcript(s),
- a digital portfolio showing an overview of academic projects from your bachelor degree (max. 20 slides),
The format, layout, graphic techniques, etc. are free. The portfolio should give an overview of your academic accomplishments, particularly regarding architectural design (meaning the whole scala from object to urban design). The only other requirement is that it is digital. Hard copies will not be accepted.
- a signed recommendation letter from a lecturer at a university or other educational institution or a letter from a professional who is able to give an objective assessment,
- a personal motivation letter,
International6000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6000 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA947 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 947 EUR per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Brussels
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.