36 months
14250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The BSc Architectural Studies (Hons) course at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is run at the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Tsing Yi) in Hong Kong only. This course will provide you with a comprehensive grounding in design and building technology.

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Part art, part science, this cutting-edge degree provides you with a comprehensive grounding in design, theory, history and building technology.

BSc Architectural Studies (Hons) course at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)   will prepare you to progress to architectural practice and professional accreditation to a career in a related field. You’ll explore conservation, sustainability and environmental issues as you gain experience in all aspects of building design and construction, equipping you to meet the architectural challenges of a low-carbon future.


Our BSc (Hons) Architectural Studies degree offers you an excellent grounding in design practice which will enable you to pursue a successful career in the UK, Hong Kong, mainland China and other countries around the world.

You have the option of going on to study our postgraduate Masters of Architecture (MArch) programme (based in the UK).

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Architectural Design 
  • Building Technology 
  • Professional Studies 
  • Architectural History and Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Holders of a VTC Higher Diploma (HD) from one of the following programmes: HD in Architectural Design and Technology, HD in Architectural Studies, HD in Architectural Technology and Design
  • Applicants with HD or Associate Degree in an equivalent subject area (such as (a) Architectural Studies / Design, (b) Landscape Architecture, (c) Interior / Environmental Design, and (d) Exhibition / Stage / Furniture and Product Design) from a recognised tertiary education will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Preston

751 - 1425 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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