Architecture at Glasgow School of Art - UCAS

Glasgow School of Art

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: The Royal Institute of British Architects, University of Glasgow

Architecture (Taught)

Course options

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Course summary

The programme is designed to provide the necessary educational framework for students who intend to enter the architectural profession, and confers exemption from Part II of the Examination in Architecture ARB/RIBA and offers an intensive training in the forces acting on building, and the specific skills of the architect. Project-based, it centres on contemporary issues of urban building, the work ranging from live projects and sponsored research to competitions and theoretical studies.

Assessment method

Students complete a major project, a design thesis which is a vehicle for personal study, in which the topic is selected by the student in accordance with their particular interests and developed in association with the tutorial staff.

Entry requirements

Candidates must have passed or obtained exemption for part 1 of the ARB and RIBA Examination in Architecture, and submit a portfolio of architectural design project work which is of a standard approved by the Professor of Architecture. Alternatively, candidates with the degree of Bachelor of Architecture (Honours) of Glasgow University may be exempted from stage 4 of the Diploma Programme. A candidate with an equivalent degree of another University may be admitted on this basis on the approval of the Professor of Architecture.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £22679* Year 1
England £8820* Year 1
Northern Ireland £8820* Year 1
Scotland £8820* Year 1
Wales £8820* Year 1
EU £22679* Year 1
International £22679* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

EU Students with Pre-Settled or Settled Status in the UK may be eligible for Home Fees. A full fee assessment will be made upon receipt of a completed application.
Architecture at Glasgow School of Art - UCAS