Landscape Architecture, MA

Course Introduction

This course is designed for anyone interested in becoming a professional landscape architect. You?ll engage with landscape, urbanism, agriculture and infrastructure projects in the UK and abroad.

The core component of the MA Landscape Architecture course is based in the design studios of our new state-of-the-art building in Stockwell Street. Students work with academics and practitioners to develop projects and review designs. You'll be pushed to develop innovative and distinct approaches to landscape architecture, culminating in a final design project and thesis. Teaching is informed by technical and theoretical seminars, with guest lectures from international artists, designers and academics.

The course will open up career paths in landscape architecture, planning, and urban design. Graduates of the MA Landscape Architecture have gone on to lead design projects including the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and the Eden Project.

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Careers and placements</u>

What sort of careers do graduates pursue?

Landscape Architecture has been taught at University of Greenwich since 1965 so many graduates find employment through the expansive alumni network in London, across the UK and overseas.

Some Landscape Architecture graduates work in architecture, landscape architecture or urban design practices. Other graduates have joined government design and planning offices to develop urban strategies and policy. Some graduates have also followed further studies through doctorate research.

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Do you provide employability services?</u>

The school of Design has an Employability Officer who postgraduate students can consult about specific opportunities relevant to the course. They work closely with professionals in industry to ensure you are well-prepared for the workplace and have already begun to build your professional network by the time you graduate.

The central Employability and Careers Service also provides support for students preparing to apply for placements and graduate roles, such as CV clinics, mock interviews and employability skills workshops.

Start Date

EXPECTED SEP-2020, 2020-SEP-21. 2020-SEP-21.

Tuition & Fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £8,500 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £14,000 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £8,500 European Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA - Master of Arts Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA - Master of Arts Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA - Master of Arts European Fees

Qualifications Required

  • Domestic entry requirements: You should have an honours degree in landscape architecture or a recognised equivalent. You will need to submit a design portfolio to demonstrate your design experience and skills. You may be invited for interview in person or online.
  • International entry requirements: You should have an honours degree in landscape architecture or a recognised equivalent. You will need to submit a design portfolio to demonstrate your design experience and skills. You may be invited for interview in person or online. IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component.