AA School of Architecture

Course Introduction

Four terms of study are divided into two phases. Phase I, a three'term academic year beginning each autumn, introduces design techniques and topics through a combination of team'based studio, workshops and seminar courses. In Phase II, which begins the following autumn, teams develop their Phase I work into comprehensive design thesis projects. At the end of January these projects are presented to a panel of distinguished visiting critics who have included Zaha Hadid, Rem Koolhaas, Jeff Kipnis, Wolf Prix, Ali Rahim, Marta Male'Alemany, Alisa Andrasek, Michael Hansmeyer, John Frazer, Ben Van Berkel, David Ruy, Hernan Diaz Alonso, Tom Wiscombe, Caroline Bos, Mark Cousins, David Greene and Marcelo Spina.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
Master of Architecture - MArch £34,608 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
Master of Architecture - MArch £34,608 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Five-year professional architectural degree or diploma in architecture, landscape architecture, urbanism, urban planning, geography, engineering or other relevant discipline (BArch/Diploma equivalent). Students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (with a minimum 6.0 in each component).