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Department of Architecture


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At Cambridge we offer a range of innovative and exciting design programmes, delivered by tutors working at the cutting edge of contemporary architecture and design. 

There are two options at Undergraduate level:

  • Architecture Degree - a three year course leading to Part 1 ARB/RIBA
  • Design Tripos - a four year integrated Masters Degree leading to a Master of Design qualification

The Architecture Degree balances studiowork with outstanding teaching in the history and philosophy of architecture, contemporary culture and urbanism, as well as construction, structural design and environmental design.

Our new Design Degree offers an innovative whole new approach to interdisciplinary design, covering architecture, engineering and materials science, as well a range of exciting optional courses opening you up to a wide range of possible careers in architecture, engineering and product design. 

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