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Architecture MArch
Architecture MArch

Architecture MArch

  • ID:NU440006
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Fees (GBP)

* Specialist equipment/materials - drafting and modelling equipment, primt,Final projects - models

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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

Course Information

The MArch is designed to equip you with the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career.  Critical thinking, independent learning, imaginative solutions and the rigorous justification of design decisions are at the heart of our course.

The architectural profession is rapidly developing through the influence of new technologies, emerging markets and political and ecological drivers. You will develop the tools to respond flexibly to authentic situations and possibilities, to deal with contingency and complexity.


  • Prescribed by the Architects Registration Board (ARB) at Part 2 level for the purpose of registration in the UK.
  • Validated by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) at Part 2 level for the purpose of eligibility for membership of the RIBA.
  • Accredited by the Board of Architects Malaysia (LAM) for the purpose of eligibility for registration as a Graduate Architect with the Board of Architects Malaysia. This programme meets the accreditation criteria, attributes, knowledge and skills required in Architectural Study as stated in the Manual of Accreditation for Architecture Programme. 

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Module information is indicative and is reviewed annually therefore may be subject to change. Applicants will be informed if there are any changes.

Year 1
KA5041 -
Academic Language Skills for Architecture and Built Environment (Core – for International and EU students only,0 Credits)
KA6044 -
Design Project 1: Experimentation (30 Credits)
KA6045 -
Design Project 2: Speculation (30 Credits)
KA6046 -
Architectural Research Methods (30 Credits)
KA6047 -
Practice Management and Law (30 Credits)

Year 2

KA7011 -
Design Project 3: Analysis and Proposal (40 Credits)
KA7012 -
Design Project 4 - Realisation (50 Credits)
KA7013 -
Student Selected Investigation (30 Credits)
KA7056 -
Academic Language Skills for Architecture and Built Environment (Core – for International and EU students only,0 Credits)

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

The MArch course fulfils the ARB/RIBA Part II requirements for professional accreditation, and will enable you to develop the higher level skills of design and research needed to support self-directed architectural design projects, and to shape your future career. The majority of MArch graduates secure positions in national and international design-led architectural practices.

Many of the skills developed through the programme are transferrable, including autonomous learning, critical curiosity, social responsibility and both manual and digital communication skills. The skills acquired through the course have enabled our graduates to diversify into such fields as construction, BIM, visualisation, property development, urban design, set design, project management and housing, as well as to continue into doctoral studies.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance-Single: 300 GBP/year

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