The programme ends with a degree examination comprising an oral examination and a presentation of the diploma project. 20 ECTS credits are awarded to students who successfully prepare for the degree examination and write their Master's thesis that includes a diploma project. The scope of subjects in the oral examination covers four basic areas of the curriculum: theory of architecture, theory of urban planning, technology, and the history of architecture and urban planning. The degree project consists of a conceptual architectural design with elements of construction design or an urban planning design. After completion of the master's programme in Architecture and Urban, Planning students are awarded the Master's Degree in Architecture. Graduates of the programme are equipped with knowledge and skills that enable them to enroll in the doctoral and specialised postgraduate programmes.
The study programme includes theoretical and practical aspects of the architectural profession in a balanced way, with an emphasis on the creativity and design independence of graduates. Design courses are supplemented with specialisation courses related to modern construction and theory (theory of architecture and town planning, heritage protection, philosophy, aesthetics) and computer courses (various types of modeling: BIM, 3D). Learning outcomes provide preparation of graduates to work in architectural and town planning offices, public administration units related to architecture and urban planning. Due to the broad, interdisciplinary profile of education, the graduate may also undertake work related to conducting scientific research, and may also continue education at the Doctoral School. An alumnus can work in a team, is aware of the social role of the architect profession and the humanistic aspects of engineering activities know a foreign language and is aware of the need for self-education and professional development.
Requirements: Architect Engineer. Portfolio. Minimum 210 ECTS. Each application is assessed individually on its merits. If in doubt, please contact an Admission Officer.
English Language requirements
The equivalent of minimum TOEFL IBT – 87 points or 6.5 points IELTS. A list of accepted language certificates can be checked online.