Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Town Planning

This course gives students you the academic and professional core knowledge, understanding and skills to enable them to practise professionally as a town and country planner; we place strong emphasis on team and individual project work, and close links with the School's research activities. We focus on cross-European dimensions of planning practice and research, and the course includes a study visit to another European country.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree, or an international equivalent to an 2.1 Honours degree, in any subject, or significant demonstrable knowledge and relevant professional experience in UK town planning. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in writing) or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 12,680 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape
Telephone number: 
0191 208 6004