Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Urban Design

The course is aimed at a varied range of built environment professionals who want to develop knowledge, understanding and skills in the field of urban design in order that they may contribute towards an improvement in the quality of the built environment.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a related discipline, such as architecture, design, fine art, planning or graphic design; applicants must submit an electronic portfolio demonstrating an aptitude for design work; applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications who have significant professional industry experience will be considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time £ 3,670 per Academic year (home fees) 9 months
PgDip Full-time £ 8,445 per Academic year (overseas fees) 9 months
MA Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 12,680 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
PgDip Part-time £ 1,835 per Academic year (home fees) 21 months
MA 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 6509