Taught course

Architecture, Planning and Landscape

Newcastle University · School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape

Entry requirements

A 2:2 honours degree. International students must have a qualification equal to a 2:1 honours degree. Your degree must be in a related discipline, such as geography, sociology, architecture, planning, history or economics. You will also be considered if you have non-standard qualifications and you can demonstrate significant related experience.

Months of entry


Course content

This course allows you to develop a broader critical understanding of the urban built environment. It is highly flexible, allowing you to choose from a wide variety of modules to suit your skills and interests.

The course combines taught and research elements, and offers a particularly wide range of choices for specialisation, drawing on the wide variety of postgraduate modules available within the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape.

There are only two compulsory modules on the course, giving you the flexibility to choose from a wide range of modules to suit your needs and interests. The opportunity to take modules with a very broad international theme makes this course extremely attractive to international students, offering the chance to express your learning in relation to your own country.

Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 4 English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with 6.5 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in all other sub-skills If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See our programme fees and funding web page.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Vicky Young, Postgraduate Taught Secretary
+44 (0)191 208 6004