University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

Urban Design

The programme will cover the following key themes: urban infrastructure; planning policy; conservation; sustainability; climate change; the civic realm; transportation; managing population change; globalisation.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree or above in an appropriate subject or equivalent.Alternative qualifications and/or significant experience may be accepted, subject to approval. International students must provide evidence of proficiency in English. International students with qualifications in 'creative' or �practice' subjects should submit a portfolio of work with their application.Interview will be by portfolio of practice based and/or theoretical work and a statement of intent.

Course modules

Core modules: Integrated urban design and architecture; theory, history and emerging urban trends; advanced urban design planning and development; research methods; major project. Optional modules: Environmental impacts of buildings and urban development; communities engagement for social innovation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a combination of written reports, presentations and examinations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,800 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 800 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Huddersfield Huddersfield HD1 3DH Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Department of Architecture and 3D Design
Telephone number: 
01484 472208