Postgraduate

UK/EU students

Architecture, Planning and Landscape - Postgraduate Taught Home and EU Scholarship Scheme 2017

Value of award

£2,000 scholarships (which will be deducted from your tuition fees) and full fees scholarships.

Number of awards

Not specified.

Start date and duration

September 2017 for one year.

Application closing date

Applications must be received by 5pm on Friday 5 May 2017.

You will be notified via email of the outcome of your scholarship application by the end of May 2017.

Overview

Scholarships are available for the courses listed below. Each course has assessment criteria. Please see the method of assessment details and essay question (if applicable) for your course

Programme Title 

Method of Award Assessment  

Essay Question (if applicable)  

MSc Town Planning   500 word essay   Highlight the main sustainability and planning issues in a city or town of your choice. 
MSc International Spatial Planning  500 word essay   Highlight the main sustainability and planning issues in a city or town of your choice. 
MSc Planning for Sustainability and Climate Change   500 word essay   Highlight the main sustainability and planning issues in a city or town of your choice. 
MA Planning and Environment Research   500 word essay   Highlight the main sustainability and planning issues in a city or town of your choice. 

MA Architecture, Planning and Landscape (without design)

 500 word essay   Highlight the main sustainability and planning issues in a city or town of your choice. 
MSc Sustainable Buildings and Environments  500 word essay    Highlight how your portfolio work takes into consideration environmental design issues, such as conservation of energy/water, with a sensitive response to the particular sites micro climates and local culture. 
MA Urban Design  500 word essay, application form and portfolio

Outline your understanding of urban design, explain your motivation for pursuing this career and why you think you are suitable for a scholarship.

Please give examples of excellence in studies or practice to support your answer.

MA Landscape Architecture Studies  Application Form and Portfolio  
MA Architecture, Planning and Landscape - Design   Application Form and Portfolio  
MSc Urban Energy, Technology and Policy  Application Form and 500 word essay Describe the rationale and methodology of the Urban Energy project you would like to undertake. 
MRes Urban Energy, Technology and Policy  Application Form and 500 word essay Describe the rationale and methodology of the Urban Energy project you would like to undertake. 

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to apply for a scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

• Be classed as a Home/EU student for fees purposes
• Hold an offer to study one of the Master's courses listed above starting in September 2017
• Hold a 2:1 or above Honours Degree (or be expecting to achieve this in 2017)*

*Conditional offer holders may be selected for a scholarship subject to meeting the requirements of their offer.

How to apply

To be considered for a scholarship award you must submit Architecture, Planning and Landscape Home/EU Scholarship Application Form (MS Word 24.8KB)

Application forms should be sent to Caroline Armstrong caroline.armstrong1@ncl.ac.uk by 5pm on Friday 5th May 2017.

You will be notified via email of the outcome of your scholarship application by the end of May 2017.

If your course has set an essay question you must submit your essay on the scholarship application form.

If your course is assessed by your application form and portfolio you do not need to submit these again, we will have copies.