University of Cambridge

Degree level: Undergraduate

Architecture

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Course summary

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The only Cambridge degree that combines the intellectual challenges of both arts and sciences with the opportunity for creative design. Creativity, curiosity and strong intellectual grounding are central to the Cambridge Architecture course. Our innovative design programme – delivered by tutors working at the cutting edge of contemporary architecture – is balanced with outstanding teaching in the history and philosophy of architecture, contemporary culture and urbanism, as well as construction, structural design and environmental design. Please note that it’s not possible to apply to this course as an affiliate student (to take the course as a second undergraduate degree in a year less than usual).

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Architects Registration Board
  • Architects Royal Institute of British

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

This course has restrictions on who can apply.

It’s not possible to apply to this course as an affiliate student (to take the course as a second undergraduate degree in a year less than usual).

Application deadlines

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

15 October

*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.

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level A*AA Typical A Level offer: A*AA Some Colleges require AS or A Level Mathematics or Physics
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 40 - 42 points 776 at Higher Level Some Colleges require Standard or Higher Level Mathematics or Physics

www.undergraduate.study.cam.ac.uk/courses/architecture. Other qualifications at a level equivalent to A Levels and IB Higher Levels - including Scottish Advanced Highers, Welsh qualifications, the Irish Leaving Certificate, and a range of European and overseas qualifications - are also accepted. Please see the guidance at: www.cam.ac.uk/entrancerequirements.

Additional entry requirements

Admission tests

Interview

Portfolio

Institutions Own Test (IOT)

Applicants may be required to take a pre-interview or at-interview written assessment. Please check the website for details (www.cam.ac.uk/assessment).


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

For information on tuition fees for Home, EU, and international students, please refer to: www.undergraduate.study.cam.ac.uk/fees-and-finance/tuition-fees
Architecture at University of Cambridge - UCAS