Taught course


Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty of Development and Society

Entry requirements

Normally an honours degree in architecture at 2.2 or above which has been completed within the last three years.

You must also have one of the following

• part 1 in architecture from a RIBA accredited and ARB prescribed programme

• RIBA office-based part 1 diploma

• overseas architecture qualifications with RIBA Part 1 validation or equivalent

All applications are considered, with achievements since graduation and practical experience taken in to full account.

International students need high level English language skills. If your first degree was not taught in English then you need an IELTS score of 6.5 with 5.5 in all skills or equivalent.

We will invite you for interview, when we ask you to present a design portfolio of part 1 design project work and/or practice-based work.

If you do not have such academic qualifications we may consider your application individually, based on your personal, professional and work experience, and other formal qualifications. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more.

Months of entry

October, September

Course content

Study this RIBA Part 2 architecture course and develop your ability to produce original, visionary, and aspirational architectural designs. The innovative three year structure allows you to work in practice alongside your studies, while the overseas field trip provides a global understanding of architecture.

This course scored 100% for student satisfaction in the 2017 National Student Survey.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at https://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students

There is support available to help you afford tuition fees and living costs whilst your study at Hallam. Find out at https://www.shu.ac.uk/study-here/fees-and-funding.

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit https://www.shu.ac.uk/international/fees-scholarships-and-discounts to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months months

Course contact details

Faculty of Development and Society
+44 (0)114 225 5555