Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This course is the last stage of the formal education required to register as an architect in the UK. It focuses on the legal, procedural, professional and managerial competencies needed to engage in architectural practice as an independent and reflective practitioner.

Course Modules

Core modules: Law and the professional; professional services and business management; building procurement and the management of projects; critical practice.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
Short Course
Part Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip £3,180 Home Fees
Short Course
Part Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip £7,975 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Applicants must have: ARB/RIBA Parts 1 and 2 or exemptions; a minimum of 13 months of approved, logged experience, preferably in the UK; a high level of commitment to the course and support from your employer; and a good level of written and spoken English. All non-UK applicants must meet our English language requirement, which is Academic IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no element below 5.5.