The School of Architecture and the School of the Built Environment offer degrees that prepare you to succeed in careers in architecture, the real estate, property development, planning, urban design and construction sectors. We combine outstanding teaching and world-class research with theory, live projects and field trips to equip you with strong employability skills. Build professional networks, gain hands-on experience and benefit from excellent career prospects through our global network and strong industry links.
Schools and departments
Courses in a architecture and the built environment are taught in:
Our staff are actively involved in professional consultancy and leading research, so you’ll benefit from teaching that is based on the latest thinking.
You’ll be working in studios which mimic professional environments and are designed to facilitate collaboration and design work. All labs are equipped with state-of-the-art software for the development of your work.
The School of the Built Environment hosts its own careers fair dedicated to employers who operate in the built environment sector.
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