BEng Architecture

University of Nottingham Ningbo China
Ningbo, Zhejiang, China
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
4 years
September February
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Tuition fee (foreign)
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Entry Requirements

Preliminary year (year one of four) entry

  • Applicants must be at least 17 years of age at the start of the course.
  • Students from 12-year education systems are normally required to have graduated from High School. Applicants for all degree programmes should have achieved at least four grades B's at GCSE, or an equivalent level qualification.
  • Minimum English language requirement
    • IELTS 5.5 with the writing band no less than 5.0
    • TOEFL (IBT) 71 (minimum 17 in any element)
    • PTE Academic 55 (minimum 51)

Qualifying year (year two of four) entry

  • Students from twelve or thirteen year education systems, or who have studied a recognised foundation course, are not usually required to complete a preliminary year. Instead they may study a three year degree. Year two entry applicants should have achieved a minimum of:
    • GCE A Level: BBB-AAB
    • IB Diploma: 30-34 points
    • HKDSE 544
    • Indian Standard XII 75-85%
    • A recognised foundation programme
    • 1-2 years of study at a recognised institution
    • An international equivalent
  • Minimum English language requirement
    • IELTS 6.5 with the writing band no less than 6.0
    • TOEFL (IBT) 87 (minimum 20 in Speaking and 19 in all other elements)
    • PTE Academic 62 (minimum 55)


Year One

  • Reading and Writing in Academic Contexts
  • Listening and Speaking in Academic Contexts
  • Academic Oral Presentations
  • English in Specific Academic Contexts: Science & Engineering
  • Architectural Drawing and Graphics
  • Principles of Design
  • Engineering Communication and IT Skills

Year Two

  • Architectural Design Studio 1A
  • Environmental Science for Architects 1
  • Tectonics 1
  • Architectural Humanities I: History of Architectural Meaning from Antiquity to the Present Day
  • Integrated Design in Architecture
  • Architectural Design Studio 1B

Year Three

  • Integrated Design in Architecture 2A
  • Architectural Design Studio 2A
  • Environmental Science for Architects 2
  • Tectonics 2A
  • Tectonics 2B
  • Architectural Humanities II
  • Architectural Design Studio 2B
  • Integrated Design in Architecture 2B

Year Four

  • Architectural Humanities III: Critical Theory and Advanced Interpretation
  • Integrated Design in Architecture 3
  • Architectural Design Studio 3
  • Practice and Management

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