University of Westminster

Course Introduction

This course will give you the knowledge, understanding and skills necessary to practise professionally as a spatial planner. It is designed to meet the growing employer needs for staff who can investigate changes in the natural and built environments, manage the challenges of climate change through sustainable development, and debate and critically reflect upon the knowledge and values underpinning current approaches to land use development. Completion of the MA course is the 1st step to become a full member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI). The course will support your personal and professional development. You will be able to work in the interdisciplinary and cross'sector environment of urban and regional development, in a variety of private, public and community contexts, and apply your knowledge to practise in specialist areas of planning. The course builds on the University's experience of delivering postgraduate courses in town planning for more than 60 years.

Course Additional Entry

Good Honours degree or membership of related professional body. Applications are welcomed from non'graduates with relevant professional experience.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £11,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £6,500  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £1,300  Credit module. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £725  Credit module. First year home fees