Study Architecture at Salford

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Shape the world around you Study Architecture

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With changes to our working locations, intelligent architectural design will begin to foster more creativity and innovation. Now is an exciting time to study architecture as we grow our cities and urban environments.

So, if you're ready to shape the world around you, discover our architecture degree courses with a difference.

Join our next Open Day

Start your study journey, explore our design studios, and meet the course team. Sign up for our next campus Open Day on Saturday 8 October 2022.

Why study architecture?

  • The design our towns and cities is a careful balance of science and creativity. By studying architecture, you can be at the forefront of shaping the world around you.
  • Architecture is a rewarding lifelong career. Architects are highly-valued in many sectors around the world with opportunities to work in architectural practices, design agencies and engineering consultancy firms.
  • Sustainability is driving change in the built environment opening up new career pathways. Our architecture curriculums will equip you with transferable skills where you can recognise the impact of environmental factors associated with successful project deliveries.

STUDY ARCHITECTURE THE SALFORD EXPERIENCE

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Immersive learning. Industry focused.

Becoming a fully-qualified architect is a long process. Thankfully, the journey is filled with theory, practice - and fun!

  • Build analytical skills in our professionally-designed studio environment - the perfect place to find inspiration, make friends, collaborate, and share ideas
  • Experience creative workshops, guest lecturers, and our annual degree show where you can engage with industry professionals
  • Benefit from our enviable location close to buzzing central Manchester where you can work on local creative projects and real-life architecture briefs
  • Learn to use high-specification equipment with a multidisciplinary approach to building design as you gain a robust knowledge of building structures

Explore architecture degree courses at Salford

Architecture

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An architecture degree course combines creativity, design skills, and critical thinking. If you're preparing to start your journey towards professional status, look no further than our RIBA-accredited degree course.  

Explore BSc (Hons) Architecture

Interior Architecture

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Finding imaginative and sustainable uses for buildings in our space-constrained cities is a key challenge for interior architects and designers.  Become part of the solution to this vital urban challenge by studying our unique Interior Architecture degree. 

Explore our Interior Architecture degree study pathways

BSc (Hons) Interior Architecture

BSc (Hons) Interior Architecture with Foundation Year

Architectural Engineering

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Successful architectural design is the sweet spot between technology, science and creativity. As design boundaries are pushed even further, our Architectural Engineering degree can equip you with the skills to develop an exciting career, shaping buildings that are both sustainable and spectacular. 

Explore our Architectural Engineering degree study pathways

BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering

BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering with Foundation Year

Architectural Design and Technology

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Behind every grand design is a great technique. Our degree in Architectural Design and Technology is a route to a rewarding career where you can turn innovative design concepts into reality. 

Explore our Architectural Design and Technology degree study pathways

BSc (Hons) Architectural Design and Technology

BSc (Hons) Architectural Design and Technology Part Time

BSc (Hons) Architectural Design and Technology with Foundation Year

Our new home for architecture

In Autumn 2022, we open our new £65 million hub for science, engineering and the environment - and our new home for architecture.

Sustainability-designed and 100% electric powered, the building offers unrivalled teaching, learning and research facilities and provides exciting new spaces for industry collaboration. 

CAMPUS LIFE BIG CITY BUZZ

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University life is not just about what you study - where you study matters too.

Our amazing location blends the beauty of our parkland campus with the buzz of central Manchester on our doorstep - not to mention great transport links to explore the North West. 

This winning combination makes Salford a great study destination. Come and take a look.

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