|BA (Hons) Architecture||MA Architecture|
|Award||Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons)||Master of Arts - MA|
|Duration||3 years||1 year|
|Provider||School of Art, Design and Architecture||School of Art, Design and Architecture|
18 Unit BTEC National
Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma
BTEC National Diploma
Access courses: Pass a named Access
to HE Diploma (e.g. Preferably Art and Design or Combined), (including GCSE
English and Maths grade C/4 or above or equivalent) with at least 30 credits at
distinction, plus submit digital portfolio.
Equivalent qualifications may be considered.
You will be required to submit a digital portfolio showing sufficient competence in arts/design. Get some advice on how to create and submit your portfolio.
For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.
You are required to have a 2.2 degree (50 per cent or above) in degree studies, design mark of 55 per cent or above in final degree year design.
We also require references from previous university, employer and / or similar.
Work experience for approximately 12 months
in an architect’s office or other professionally relevant activity is highly
desirable, though not required.
For an informal discussion about MA Architecture please contact the programme leader at firstname.lastname@example.org
Following completion of the MA Architecture
programme, you'll have the opportunity to continue study on the
RIBA-validated MArch Architecture programme, MRes Architecture or MPhil/PhD
If you have overseas qualifications you can check their comparability with the UK equivalent through the UK National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC), who provide an advisory service.
If your first language is not English then evidence of English proficiency is required. For further advice on the appropriateness of overseas qualifications and proficiency in the use of English, please contact our International Office.
The minimum IELTS score for acceptable English proficiency for entry is 6.5.