Master of Architecture

Overview

The Master of Architecture (M.Arch.) is a professional degree in architecture. These include history and theory of architecture, architecture and the visual arts, application of digital technologies in design, and alternative renewable technologies in architecture. These Masters in Architecture Programs are typically interdisciplinary, and bring the focus of architecture to its history, theory, technology, and representation. Most schools have one particular architectural style that they emphasize, but many programs can still offer stimulating and sustainable settings for diverse cultural expression. Students learn to develop critical understanding of the roles that design, aesthetics, and materiality play in the world of architecture, as well as be in charge of field work that forces them to put their architectural skills to the test.

Career Options

For those of you who have thoroughly enjoyed your degree and wish to continue working in the architectural field. You could consider occupations in the following fields:

  • Architectural design
  • Research

There are many opportunities to specialize your skills and knowledge within the architectural industry. These specialties include, but are not limited to, domestic architecture, low-rise commercial, high-rise commercial, industrial, conservation and heritage buildings. Architecture is an international field of work that is consider from world widely.

Your architecture and design skills could be used to pursue a career in a related field, such as:

  • Urban Planning
  • Urban Design
  • Property Development
  • Asset Management
  • Project Management
  • Interior Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Construction Management
  • Furniture Design
  • Industrial Design
  • Teaching
  • Construction Law
  • Theatre Design
  • Disaster Relief
  • International Aid
  • Conservation
  • Graphic Design and Illustration

Others professions are included:

  • Architectural Journalist
  • Architectural Historian
  • Contractor
  • Building Inspector
  • Landscape Architect
  • Naval Architect
  • Architectural technologist
  • Interior and spatial designer
  • Green Architects
  • Urban and Regional Planners

Major Subjects

  • Architectural Computer Graphics
  • Architectural History and Theory
  • Building Design and Construction
  • Design Skills and Design Studio
  • Environmental Design
  • Heating, Cooling, and Lighting
  • Human Settlement Patterns
  • Physical Sciences
  • Preservation and Restoration
  • Office Management and Professional Practice
  • Space and Composition
  • Types of Structures
  • Visual Communication
  • Computer Applications in Arch
  • Architecture of Pakistan
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Interior Design
  • Business Management Studies
  • Architectural Conservation
  • Practice and Management
  • Research Methodology
  • Building Economics
  • Real Estate Development Studies

Admission Requirements

Requirements for Masters in Architecture:

  • Candidate should have 14 years of education.
  • Candidates should have graduate degree from recognized college or university.
  • A background in a social science will be a plus point but not essential feature.
  • Candidates who are more than 26 years old shall not be entitled for admissions unless relaxation is granted by the Vice Chancellor for special reasons on the recommendations of the Chairman.
  • Foreign students must route their applications through the Ministry of Education, Government of Pakistan.
  • Admission will be made on merit, subject to the regional quota.

(These rules are applied for government universities of Pakistan)

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