Master of Architecture

Application Dates
Course Overview
Type
Masters (Coursework)
Tuition Fees
Malaysian Students: RM 19,300
Location
Kuala Lumpur
Duration
2 years – Full-time (Malaysian and International Students)
Study Field

Faculty

Faculty of Built Environment

Course Overview

Courses

  • Advanced Design Studio I
  • Architectural Theory & Philosophy
  • Research Methodology
  • Advanced Design Studio II
  • Advanced Building Technology
  • Urban Design
  • Architectural Practice: Construction Law
  • Architectural Design Thesis I
  • Architectural Practice: Contract Management
  • Architectural Design Thesis II
  • Dissertation
  • Building Techniques Analysis
  • Architectural Practice: Practice and Entrepreneurship
  • Elective: Building Conservation, Advanced Digital Architecture, Building Technology & Sustainable Design, Sustainable Development

Entry Requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • A recognized Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia (LAM) Part 1 Degree in Architecture or the equivalent; AND
  • A minimum of 6 months practical experience after graduating from the first stage of architectural education at registered architect office, approved architectural related organization or practice within the building industry; AND
  • Pass portfolio interview conducted by TAR UC.

English Language Requirements

Malaysian Students

  • MUET Band 3.0 or IELTS Band 5.0 or CEFR High B1 or TOEFL iBT 42 or equivalent; OR
  • Exemption of English Language requirement if medium of instruction during Bachelor studies was in English

International Students

  • IELTS Band 5.0 or CEFR High B1 or TOEFL iBT 42 equivalent OR
  • Exemption of English Language requirement if medium of instruction during Bachelor studies was in English

Benefits

This is a full-time professional programme, equivalent to Part II examination of the Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia (LAM). Graduates may then apply to register as a “Graduate Architect” with LAM.

Intake Month

January & May