Urban Design & Planning

University College Dublin


Course Name Urban Design & Planning
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W332
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE:2021/2022 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:
MSc Urban Design & Planning FT (W332)

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* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 1 Year Full Time
Course Fee

Expand+MSc Urban Design & Planning (W332) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7885
nonEU fee per year - € 19900

***Fees are subject to change

Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding interna...

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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see http://www.ucd.ie/global/study-at-ucd/scholarshipsfinances/scholarships/.

The College of Engineering & Architecture also offer scholarships for non-EU students, for more information see: www.ucd.ie/eacollege/study/noneuscholarships.
Entry Requirements

Expand+An honours undergraduate degree (NFQ level 8) with a minimum upper second class honours or international equivalent in planning or cognate discipline, including architecture and landscape architecture. Applications from graduates with a degree in ano...


Expand+Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

The MSc Urban Design and Planning offers the opportunity to develop core, transf...

Course Content

Expand+MSc Urban Design & Planning Graduate Taught Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
Urban design lies at the interface of architecture and urban planning, with both disciplines contributing complementary but contrasting approaches to urban design ...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
Conservation History, Theory and Policy ARCT40170
Postgraduate Studio ARCT40680
Urban Design Studio ARCT40690
Nature-Based Solutions PLAN40200
Research Design & Methods PLAN40330

Stage 1 - Option
Planning Law APEPLAW41660
Rural & Landscape PlanningPLAN40040
Housing Policy and PlanningPLAN40070
Design ThesisPLAN40210
Planning, Environ & Public PolPLAN40340
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
The MSc Urban Design and Planning is aimed at graduates from a variety of disciplinary and professional backgrounds wishing to specialise in urban design and planning. The programme is therefore designed to train, mentor and sup...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Katie O'Neill
Contact Number: +353(0)1 716 1781
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