close

Filters

See Results

37 MSc Programs in Architecture

An MSc is a degree that many students aspire to complete either as preparation for doctoral studies or professional practice. A master's degree demonstrates proficiency in a specific field and can make applications more attractive to hiring managers. What is an MSc in Architecture Studies? A MSc in Architecture Studies prepares students for professional licensure and teaches design fundamentals. A… Read more

An MSc is a degree that many students aspire to complete either as preparation for doctoral studies or professional practice. A master's degree demonstrates proficiency in a specific field and can make applications more attractive to hiring managers.

What is an MSc in Architecture Studies? A MSc in Architecture Studies prepares students for professional licensure and teaches design fundamentals. A naturally interdisciplinary field, some coursework may focus on broad topics such as the role of architecture within current and historic cultural and global contexts. In addition to internships that provide hands-on experience, specific classes may include pre-design research, comprehensive design, and architecture theory. Students may also supplement their studies with electives in design-related fields.

Students pursuing an MSc in Architecture Studies learn analytic and design skills as well as a greater understanding of the role of built environments within social, cultural, historic and ecological contexts. This knowledge enhances many facets of life, both professional and personal. An MSc in Architecture and a degree from an NAAB-accredited institution is required for licensure.

The cost of an MSc in Architecture Studies varies widely between different programs and institutions, and it take one to three years to complete. It is vital that applicants thoroughly research prospective schools in order to be certain that the offered program meets their needs.

Students receiving an MSc in Architecture Studies may pursue a wide range of competitive positions, though applicants are in high demand. In addition to becoming practicing architects for private firms or independently, graduates may go on to work as building surveyors, city planners, real estate agents, community development specialists or environmental systems designers.

MSc in Architecture Studies programs are available internationally, each offering different options for specialization in the field. Online degrees have become an easier way for students who live in remote areas or need flexible scheduling to pursue a master's degree and enhance their career outlook. To learn more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

Read less
Other options within this field of study: 
format_list_bulleted Filters
KU Leuven
Leuven, Belgium

The Master of Architecture is organized by the Faculty of Architecture. The design process – and particularly its social and cultural role-is the core of the faculty’s educati ... +

The Master of Architecture is organized by the Faculty of Architecture. The design process – and particularly its social and cultural role-is the core of the faculty’s education. The master’s program combines a designerly with an academic approach. It is characterized by a fully integrated design methodology, providing students with solid skills in the contemporary discipline of architectural design and research. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava Faculty of Architecture
Bratislava, Slovakia

Enrolling in the master’s study program Architecture at the Faculty of Architecture of the Slovak University of Technology you will unfold your creativity and acquire abilitie ... +

Enrolling in the master’s study program Architecture at the Faculty of Architecture of the Slovak University of Technology you will unfold your creativity and acquire abilities to develop complex architectural ideas and designs of new buildings as well as reconstruction of historical buildings, including their interiors and exteriors. You will be eligible to draft technical documentation of all project stages from architectural design through building permit projects to construction plans. Working on the scale of a city, you will be eligible to develop urban designs and master plans. In all this, you will make use of the understanding of cultural, intellectual, historic, socio-economic and ecological relations of the architecture and the environment, and you will rely on experiences, presentation and other skills obtained during your master studies at the Faculty of Architecture. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
31 May 2020
Campus
 
Fontys University of Applied Sciences
Tilburg, Netherlands

FHK MA+U, Tilburg, the Netherlands offers the concurrent Master of Architecture. This master is collaborative, topical, creative and practice-based. While firmly rooted in the ... +

FHK MA+U, Tilburg, the Netherlands offers the concurrent Master of Architecture. This master is collaborative, topical, creative and practice-based. While firmly rooted in the Dutch architectural tradition, the program has a strong international orientation. -
MSc
Part-time
48 months
English
Sep 2020
01 Jun 2020
Campus
 
German University of Technology in Oman
Muscat, Oman

Oman’s First Master Degree in Architecture and Urban Planning. The Master of Science in Architecture and Urban Planning (MSc AUP) at GUtech is the first program in the whole r ... +

Oman’s First Master Degree in Architecture and Urban Planning. The Master of Science in Architecture and Urban Planning (MSc AUP) at GUtech is the first program in the whole region to offer both Architecture and Urban Planning as specializations. The MSc program capitalizes on the expertise accumulated by the faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning at RWTH Aachen University and draws form the know-how of GUtech faculty behind the internationally accredited the BSc Urban Planning and Architectural Design program. The program is designed to train fresh graduates and professionals to address the challenges of a rapidly urbanized world by seeking innovative approaches in the built environment. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
4 semesters
English
Oct 2020
15 Sep 2020
Campus
 
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, USA

The M.S. in Architecture program is an advanced post-professional, research-based degree, featuring two concentrations: Façade Design and Technology and High-Performance Build ... +

The M.S. in Architecture program is an advanced post-professional, research-based degree, featuring two concentrations: Façade Design and Technology and High-Performance Building. This degree prepares students for specialist and consulting positions in the broad field of the built environment in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry. -
MSc
Full-time
18 - 24 months
English
Campus
 
Amsterdam University of the Arts - Academy of Architecture
Amsterdam, Netherlands

During the Master in Architecture at the Academy of Architecture, you will learn how to find and promote your own position within the broad field of architecture. The concurre ... +

During the Master in Architecture at the Academy of Architecture, you will learn how to find and promote your own position within the broad field of architecture. The concurrency education model, a proven combination of study and work experience, inspired guest lecturers from the field and the small-scale and international study programme in the center of the city, offers all the tools you need to develop into a fully-fledged architect, so that you can blossom into an inspiring spatial artist with your own architectural signature, who is fully equipped to play a central role in the design process. -
MSc
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Miami: School of Architecture
Miami, USA

The Master of Science in Architecture, is a 1-year, 36 credits (3 semester), program that offers students an opportunity to investigate design strategies / challenges in relat ... +

The Master of Science in Architecture, is a 1-year, 36 credits (3 semester), program that offers students an opportunity to investigate design strategies / challenges in relation to current issues that include: resilient design, tropical and subtropical architecture, health care design, housing design, conservation of the built environment and the effect of embedded technologies on design. -
MSc
Full-time
3 semesters
English
Aug 2020
01 Jul 2020
Campus
 
University of Oulu
Oulu, Finland

Master’s in Architecture is a design-oriented study program. The degree awarded is an architect’s professional degree, providing the right to practice the architect’s professi ... +

Master’s in Architecture is a design-oriented study program. The degree awarded is an architect’s professional degree, providing the right to practice the architect’s profession in Finland and the European Union according to the national laws and decrees. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
USI Università della Svizzera italiana
Mendrisio, Switzerland

The Master of Science in Architecture offers the opportunity to acquire the most advanced theoretical knowledge and operative skills for the practice of contemporary architect ... +

The Master of Science in Architecture offers the opportunity to acquire the most advanced theoretical knowledge and operative skills for the practice of contemporary architectural design. Architectural design is taught through its disciplinary foundations and is closely related to technological innovation, environmental issues, models of territorial management and the themes of restoration and reestablishment of the historical, architectural and environmental heritage. -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
Italian, English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
School of Architecture - Syracuse University
Syracuse, USA

The program focuses on energy and the built environment with research + design projects ranging across many scales, from urban design to high-performance buildings, from VR an ... +

The program focuses on energy and the built environment with research + design projects ranging across many scales, from urban design to high-performance buildings, from VR and computational simulation to building material research and product design, and across a range of disciplinary and practice areas. -
MSc
Full-time
3 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Eindhoven University of Technology
Eindhoven, Netherlands

The Netherlands, as part of a globalizing world, will increasingly face important developments, such as natural, demographic, societal and spatial and land use developments.

The Netherlands, as part of a globalizing world, will increasingly face important developments, such as natural, demographic, societal and spatial and land use developments. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Warsaw University of Technology
Warsaw, Poland

Architecture for Society of Knowledge is a new professional program focused on the digital design and crucial aspects of architecture and urban planning. The duration of the p ... +

Architecture for Society of Knowledge is a new professional program focused on the digital design and crucial aspects of architecture and urban planning. The duration of the program is 4 semesters. -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Tampere University
Tampere, Finland

The Master's Degree Programme in Architecture places your imagination and creativity central in responding to diverse societal, cultural and environmental challenges, through ... +

The Master's Degree Programme in Architecture places your imagination and creativity central in responding to diverse societal, cultural and environmental challenges, through architectural and spatial propositions and interventions. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
SCI-Arc
Los Angeles, USA

The Master of Science in Architectural Technologies is a one-year program that provides hands-on experience with cutting-edge technologies of architectural production as well ... +

The Master of Science in Architectural Technologies is a one-year program that provides hands-on experience with cutting-edge technologies of architectural production as well as a robust conceptual and critical framework. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Cracow University of Technology
Kraków, Poland

Starting from Spring Semester, the Faculty of the Architecture Cracow University of Technology offers three semesters (1.5-year) Master’s Degree Studies in English (M.Arch.). ... +

Starting from Spring Semester, the Faculty of the Architecture Cracow University of Technology offers three semesters (1.5-year) Master’s Degree Studies in English (M.Arch.). The offer of these studies is meant for students with a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture and prepares them for professional practice as architects. -
MSc
Full-time
3 semesters
English
Campus
 

TIP! If you represent a school and want to add your programs to our listings, contact us here