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Graduate Diploma in Architecture

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Level of Study

Graduate Certificate or Diploma


1 year

Next start date

Expected Feb 2024


Auckland University of Technology


Study the Graduate Diploma in Architecture to prepare yourself for further study in the Master of Architecture (Professional).

This programme is for students who want to gain entry into the Master of Architecture (Professional) but don’t have a bachelor’s degree in architecture. In just one year you study a range of architecture courses, and prepare yourself for further study in the Master Architecture (Professional).

What you study
You study courses from the Bachelor of Architecture and Future Environments to prepare yourself for further study in the Master of Architecture (Professional).

Courses you need to complete

ARCH603 Architectural Ecologies II: Environmental Performance
ARCH604 Architectural Ecologies III: Medium-scale Construction
ARCH700 W?nanga Design Studio V
ARCH701 W?nanga Design Studio VI
ARCH702 Architectural Intelligence III
ARCH703 Architectural Ecologies IV: Integrated Systems

Entry criteria

A bachelor’s degree OR

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in spatial design, architectural engineering or equivalent OR
  • Have a relevant professional qualification or experience approved by the dean (or representative) to be equivalent to a bachelor’s degree.

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent; TOEFL iBT score of 90; Certificate in English for Academic Study (CertEAS) with A grade; GIE with B+ grade; CAE minimum overall score of 176; PTE minimum overall score of 58.

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