02 Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning at Newcastle University

Please note that the University of Newcastle can only accept exchange students! This means that you have to be enrolled in a similar programme at a South African University and only complete part of your degree in Newcastle!

Newcastle Universtiy offers several courses in architecture and urban planning for EU-SATURN scholarships.

Courses Available

 

Programme / Research Area Months
MA Architectural Design Research 6
MA Architecture, Planning and Landscape - Design - Architecture Route 6
MSc Digital Architecture 6
MSc Sustainable Buildings and Environments 6
MA Urban Design 6
MA Architecture, Planning and Landscape 6
MA Architecture, Planning and Landscape - Design - Landscape Route 6
MA Future Landscape Imaginares 6
MSc Planning for Developing Countries 6
MA Planning and Environment Research 6
MSc Town Planning 6
MSc Planning for Sustainability and Climate Change 6
Regional Development (Research) MA 6
MA; PGDip; PGCert Local and Regional Development * 6
PhD Achitecture 6
PhD Urban Planning 6
PhD Landscape Architecture 6
PhD Human Geography 6

Note: Staff exchanges of one month may be available in the above fields. Contact us for more information.

Please note that the University of Newcastle can only accept exchange students! This means that you have to be enrolled in a similar programme at a South African University and only complete part of your degree in Newcastle!

 

Research Themes for PhD positions:

PhD Architecture: Visual Criticism; Sustainable Architecture; Transparency in Architecture; Energy Modelling; PhD by Design; Architectural Criticism; Environmental Quality of Buildings; Quality Control and Quality Assurance in Construction; Carbon Analysis

PhD Urban Planning: Safe City/High-Risk Neighbourhoods; Wind Power; Cultural Transformation of Urban Inhabitant Adaption; Planning and Development; Urban Environments and growth; Community Participation; Regional Economic Development; Sustainability; The History of Urban Planning; Energy Efficiency; Spatial Planning and the Environment; Controlling Mobilities; Collaborative Planning; Food Justice; Re-construction; Obesity; Environmentally Sustainable Transport; Land use regulations; Inequality, Place and Space; Cities Infrastructure and Political Violence; Typology of Space; Sustainable Urban Development; Urban Poverty; Management of Public Space; Inequity and Inequality;

PhD Landscape Architecture: Landscape Visualisation; Future Landscape Imaginaries; Land Subdivision; Water Resource Management; Parks and Green Spaces in the Economic Landscape; Land use information and development plans

www.ncl.ac.uk/apl/study/postgraduate/research/

Visa and Language Requirements

Please note that for periods of study at Newcastle University longer than 6 months a Tier 4 student VISA would be required. Further information can be found at www.ncl.ac.uk/international/visa/

At Newcastle University there are specific English language requirements www.ncl.ac.uk/international/programmes/requirements.htm

Requirements can vary for different programmes of study. For full details of the English Language requirements specific to each Newcastle University postgraduate programme please refer to the course listings at www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/