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Architectural Design

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

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24 months
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About

The Master of Architectural Design programme at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University educates the next generation of forward-looking global architects who have the necessary cross-cultural awareness, social and environmental responsibility, creative and critical capability, technical competence and professional attitude to enable ongoing and future transformations.

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Overview

The Master of Architectural Design programme at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University   includes both architectural design studios and humanistic and technical modules. A student-centred learning environment offers opportunities for design-driven research and individual experimental enquiry to foster your conceptual design skills as well as research skills in preparation for both professional practice and PhD-level studies.

Students graduating from the programme qualify for Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Part 2 validation, which is the second out of three stages in the formal educational process required to register as a professional architect in the United Kingdom.

Careers

Graduates from this programme have an appropriate foundation for employment in the architectural profession at an advanced level. Graduates enjoy excellent employment opportunities in the building and creative industries, in local and international architecture firms, as well as in architecture administration, research and higher education institutions. The programme also provides a solid foundation for pursuing a PhD.

Accreditation

This is the first and only postgraduate architecture course in mainland China validated by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Technology in Architecture
  • Design Studio
  • Architectural Theory and Criticism
  • Advanced Professional Practice
  • Topics in Architectural History

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • For Mainland China applicants: 30 June
  • For international applicants and applicants from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan: 15 June

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

UK

  • Upper second class (2:1) honours

CHINA

  • 211 Project; Top 100 of 2019 Shanghai Ranking--75 percent or above
  • Non 211 project; Non Top 100 of 2019 Shanghai ranking – 80- 85% percent or above, depending on your Undergraduate institution

NORTH AMERICA

  • 3.0 Cumulative GPA (out of 4) or 3.2 Cumulative GPA in the final two years of your undergraduate programme

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11325 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22650 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    11325 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22650 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

RMB 160,000 for the entire programme.

If you are a graduate of XJTLU, you will automatically receive a discount of 20 percent of the tuition fee.

Funding

XJTLU offers a generous scholarship of up to 50 percent of the total tuition fee for all full-time masters programmes based on academic merit. Should you wish to apply for XJTLU master scholarship, please submit a scholarship application letter in your application stating the reasons why you should be considered.

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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