Admission to the programme will normally be open to applicants who fulfil either of the following requirements:
Hold a 2.2+ undergraduate honours degree (or international equivalent), in Architecture / discipline highly relevant to Architecture.
Possess an appropriate professional background and experience of designing architecture, or designing in a discipline that has a strong relationship or similarities to architecture.
All applicants will be invited to submit a portfolio for review (preferably in online format. If submitting a PDF, please compress to 5MB max for storage on the application system).
Information on portfolio specifications & how to submit it, will be emailed too separately upon initial processing of an application.
If your first language is not English you will require a minimum academic IELTS score of 6.5 overall with 6.0 in all components.
An equivalent English language qualification acceptable to the University.
Months of entry
The MArchD Applied Design in Architecture encourages you to think beyond the constraints of market forces and traditional disciplinary limits of the profession. And to think towards forms, technology and spaces for a more sustainable future
Our course is accredited by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the Architects Registration Board (ARB). It is also accredited by the Board of Architects Malaysia (LAM). And provides RIBA/ ARB Part 2.
This is a student-led course. This means you can have very different experiences depending on your choices of studios and courses.
The School of Architecture at Oxford Brookes has established an international reputation for the quality of both its research and its teaching. It plays a leading role in defining the national and international agenda in design education and research. School staff regularly secure funding from the UK's research councils, industry and the European Union.
Information for international students
Pathways courses for international and EU students
We offer a range of courses to help you meet the entry requirements for your postgraduate course and also familiarise you with university life in the UK.
Take a Pre-Master's course to develop your subject knowledge, study skills and academic language level in preparation for your master's course.
If you need to improve your English language, we offer pre-sessional English language courses to help you meet the English language requirements of your chosen master’s course.
Fees and funding
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time24 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- +44 (0) 1865 484848