Master On Campus Online

Urban and Regional Planning

University of Queensland

24 months
41936 AUD/year
29970 AUD/year
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Graduate confident and well prepared for work, with skills gained through a program designed in consultation with industry to provide you with the ideal balance of theoretical content and practical experience with the Master of Urban and Regional Planning offered by the University of Queensland.  


The Master of Urban and Regional Planning offered by the University of Queensland is designed for recent graduates in any field, and for established planning professionals.

For your two years of full-time (or part-time equivalent) studies, you'll select from more than 20 courses, providing you with advanced knowledge of strategic structural and statutory approaches to improve built and natural environments. You'll address current problems facing cities and discuss the needs and capabilities for the future.

Courses cover the legislative frameworks controlling land use, address key issues in resource management and environmental planning, examine the role of communities in planning processes, and explore the design dimension of urban planning.

Career possibilities 

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:
  • Urban planner
  • Regional planner
  • Urban engineer
  • Heritage conservation officer
  • Resource manager


Planning Institute of Australia

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Regulatory Frameworks for Environmental Management & Planning 
  • Climate Change & Environmental Management
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Transport Planning 
  • Citymaking: Theory & Practice
  • Community Participation in Planning
  • Urban Design Theory & Practice
  • Plan Making

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 077535K 

  • Bachelor degree in any field; or Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Urban and Regional Planning. UQ or equivalent GPA of 4.5 or above on a 7 point scale. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41936 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41936 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29970 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29970 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

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.

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