Glasgow School of Art

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Glasgow

Architecture

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Course summary

The Bachelor of Architecture programme leads to an Ordinary or Honours degree and to exemption from Part 1 of the Examination in Architecture of the ARB/ RIBA at the end of Year 3 full-time study or Year 4 part-time study. The full-time mode takes a minimum of three years for the Ordinary degree and four years for the Honours degree. Full-time students are required to undertake a year of practical training in an approved architect's office between Years 3 and 4. The decision on whether a student progresses to Year 4 Honours study is made at the end of the Year 3 and is based on attaining a certain standard in studio work and examinations Please see our website http://www.gsa.ac.uk/study/undergraduate-degrees/architecture-(barch)/ for further information.

Course details

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeK100
Institution code G43
Campus nameGarnethill Campus
Campus codeA

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level ABB ABB with a minimum of GCSE Maths or Physics and English at Grade A.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM
Scottish Higher ABBB - AABB ABBB (one sitting) or AABB (two sittings) to include English and Maths or Physics, and preferably Art.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H2, H2, H2 To include English and Maths or Physics, and preferably Art.

Additional entry requirements

Portfolio

Interview

Audition


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Scotland £1820* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £18960* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

EU Fees for 2021/22 have not yet been agreed.
Architecture at Glasgow School of Art - UCAS