Master of Architecture (MArch)

University of Arizona

Tucson, Arizona, USA
Master of Architecture (MArch)
Duration2-3 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • CAPLA’s flexible two- or three-year Master of Architecture is a NAAB accredited, professional STEM degree devoted to the education of tomorrow’s leading architects.
  • The M Arch combines place-based design honed in the extreme climate and exquisite landscape of the Sonoran desert with cutting-edge material and environmental research, all delivered through hands-on learning.
  • As a MArch student, students will acquire a portable design sensibility, empowering to develop critical modes of practice.
  • In the MArch, you will learn:
    • How to design for climate and place
    • Techniques, both digital and analog, for design representation and exploration
    • Architectural history and theory
    • Passive and active building technologies
    • Digital fabrication and other advanced technologies
    • How design should respond to materials, fabrication, and construction
    • The impact of sociocultural factors on design
    • How to present your work visually, verbally, and materially
    • How to collaborate
    • Professional practices and ethics
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2670257 INR
Hostel & Meals822485 INR
Insurance199579 INR
Transportation17724 INR
Mandatory Fees97702 INR
Books & Supplies87888 INR
Miscellaneous Expenses292960 INR
International Student Fee29296 INR
iCourse Fee7324 INR
Total1554958 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited United States college or university, or equivalent in a non-US institution of higher learning.
  • The undergraduate degree can be in any field of study. A cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 in the last 90 graded quarter credit hours or the last 60 graded semester credit hours is required.
  • Applicants who do not meet the required 3.0 GPA can apply as Graduate Non-Degree Seeking. After completion of 12 consecutive semester units of 500-level courses, and a 3.0 GPA or higher, applicants can apply as graduate degree-seeking using their graduate GPA.
  • Those applicants who possess a bachelor's degree in landscape architecture or a closely related professional field may apply for advanced standing.
  • Applicants from India must hold:
    • 4 years of accredited bachelor,
    • 3 year accredited bachelor + master;
    • 3 year accredited bachelor + post-grad diploma; or
    • 3 year bachelor by itself provided the degree is at least 120 credits
ExamsTOEFL: 79

  •  With no subject area below a 6

PTE: 60

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