Architecture at AUB is the first step towards becoming a creative architect.
On this unique course, you’ll work within the context of a studio-based arts university, where everyone shares an interest in different forms of making.
Looking to start in 2018? This course is still open for applications. You can make your application through UCAS.
What you'll study
On the course, you’ll prepare for professional practice (ARB/RIBA Part 1) and investigate the ways we live in the world, individually and collectively. You’ll develop an understanding of the practice and theory of architecture, grounded in making, along with critical thinking and a familiarity with the material nature of architectural ideas.
You can download the full programme specification here.
Studying at AUB
What students are doing
Looking to find out more about what goes on on the course? Browse our gallery of student work to take a look at some of the projects that our students have been involved with.
Studios and Resources
Our Architecture studios mirror industry, with students working together in a high-energy environment. You’ll share your experiences with others in a supportive environment and have access to 3D workshops with manual and digital manufacturing equipment.
Staff on the course
Our team are specialists in their fields. You can read more about their experience by browsing their staff profiles below.
BA(Hons)Architecture, DipArch, MArch, ARB
Following qualification as an architect in 1989 (Part 1 University of Manchester, Part 2 and 3 Hull School of Architecture) I have been active in teaching, research and practice. On completing my Part 2 I worked with Julyan Wickham Associates and Allen Tod Architects. Between 1990 and 1995 I studied for a Masters of Architecture and worked with the University of Minnesota and as assistant to public artist Siah Armajani. I continued to teach occasionally for the University of Minnesota, most...Full profile
What Graduates are doing
Employers will want to see enthusiastic, self-motivated, creative students that demonstrate initiative and commitment in their work, as well as key skills and knowledge.
Some students may wish to proceed to employment outside the architectural profession, for which the BA (Hons) Architecture has excellent transferable skills. Staff can offer appropriate support and advice on progression.
Our Careers and Employability Service is dedicated to supporting you in turning your creativity into a great career. You can read more about this here.
The Applicant Day
We’ll use the information in your UCAS application to make a decision on your application, including your personal statement and your qualifications. If you meet our entry requirements, we’ll make an offer and invite you to attend one of our Applicant Days. These give you the opportunity to find out more about the course, meet staff and have a tour of the AUB campus.