UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

Urban planning is concerned with the complex management of change within the built and natural environment. This BSc, accredited by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and recognised by the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI), gives you the skills to work in both traditional planning careers and in various related professional and specialist areas.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £21,320  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Advanced Higher ABB
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAABB
  • GCE A-level ABB
  • European Baccalaureate 77%
  • International Baccalaureate 34
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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90% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 97%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 80%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 83%

£21,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

85% Go on to work and/or study

In work 30
Studying 50
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 5
Unknown 15

20% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 13%

Total Coursework: 87%

£5,337 - £7,371
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,915 - £6,624
Typical cost of private accommodation