Bachelor of Architectural Studies

UNSW Sydney

The Bachelor of Architectural Studies degree provides academic education in the practice and theory of architecture. It requires full-time attendance for three years. In combination with the Master of Architecture, it is designed to deliver an architectural education appropriate to contemporary multidisciplinary professional practice. Graduates will be eligible to apply for entry into the Master of Architecture program at UNSW. Progression through the program is by stages, each comprising two semester-long design studios and their corresponding supporting courses. Admission to each stage is subject to the successful completion of the design courses of the preceding stages, except where approval has been given by the Director of Architecture.

Course Fee:

International: $135,660

Entry Requirements:

NSW HSC and Interstate Year 12 Qualifications, International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB), GCE A-Levels, New Zealand NCEA Level 3, Overseas secondary qualifications considered equivalent to Australian studies, Post-secondary or tertiary studies such as completed TAFE diplomas and other university studies, University preparation programs.


The Program provides students with a disciplinary grounding in architectural design and related technical and academic knowledge. It prepares students to work in architecture and other design-based industries. It also prepares students to undertake the Master of Architecture Program, a two year accredited degree required by students intending to undertake the professional examinations within their state or territory in order to become registered Architects.

Subjects you can Study:

Lectures and practical sessions cover the following areas: 1. Architectural Design 2. Architectural Communications 3. Architectural History and Theory 4. Architectural Science and Technology 5. Architectural Construction and Structures

Study Pathways:

Bonus Points, HSC Plus, Elite Athletes and Performers, Education Access Scheme, Indigenous Admission Scheme, Alternative Admission by Portfolio, Internal Program Transfer, Pathways through other educational institutions, Mature Age Pathway

Accepts International Students:


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Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Kensington 86.8 No Full time 3 years
The University of New South Wales is ranked among the top 50 universities in the world and is a founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight - a coalition of Australia's leading research intensive universities. par par The main campus is located in Kensington, seven kilometres from Sydney CBD and a short walk from Coogee Beach. Other campuses are UNSW Art and Design in the suburb of Paddington and UNSW Canberra at ADFA.

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