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From Sir Terry Farrell’s MI6 building to George Clarke’s 'Amazing Spaces', our alumni shape architectural practice. Follow in their footsteps and begin your journey to becoming a registered architect.

Be inspired by our architectural legacy

With a constantly evolving city on your doorstep, Newcastle is the ultimate case study for architecture students. You have the freedom to explore your individual design ideas with leaders in the field. Benefit from tutors based in professional practice and from lectures by innovative architects, consultants and researchers.

During your degree, you will:

  • work on design projects that involve a mixture of manual and computer-aided drawing and model-making
  • undertake hands-on construction as well as library-based research
  • study topics that explore the cultural, historical and technological context of architectural design
  • showcase your work to some of the country’s leading architecture practitioners at our Annual Degree Shows 
A student working on a model structure

More about Architecture at Newcastle University

Find your place in the world

Newcastle University offers an outstanding student experience and a world-class education for life. Our commitment to academic excellence is demonstrated through our position in global rankings. We have a world-class reputation for research excellence, and we were awarded a Gold Award in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017.