MA Urban Design

Liverpool John Moores University

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About this courseLJMUs Urban Design MA enables you to explore your creative potential to change the landscape of cities and urban spaces and our experience within them.Join a strong research-focussed academic communityDevelop your work in state-of-the-art workspaces and facilities within the RIBA award-winning John Lennon Art and Design BuildingIn a world of rapidly rising and migrating urban populations, there is a palpable need for smarter, more inclusive approaches to city planning, ... READ MORE

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Full time | Liverpool John Moores University | 1 year | SEP

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Uni rankings

Art & Design
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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72nd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
80th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
36th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
1 year

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Source: IDP Connect, April 2022

Entry requirements
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Details
You will need: a 2:1 degree in a related discipline; a sample digital portfolio submitted at the point of application; a reference; a portfolio of work to be presented at interview; to attend an interview.

Tuition fees

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£7,750 per year
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More info: Home (per credit): £43.05.

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£16,100 per year
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£16,100 per year
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Great experience, learned loads and have enjoyed my time here. The course is well run, and gives a good opportunity to...

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How Design (Non-Industrial) students rated:

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Student rating ( 3.9) 1,300 reviews

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Liverpool John Moores University
CUG ranking
80th
Student rating
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( 3.9)
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Founded in 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is ranked in the top 600 higher education institutions in the world and attracts staff and students from over 100 countries. A host of taught courses and research opportunities are available across LJMU’s five faculties: Arts, Professional and Social Studies Business and Law Engineering and Technology Health Science The International Study Centre gives international students a direct route onto postgraduate degrees on completion of their pre-masters programmes. It is an excellent location for any student who wishes to enhance their education in the UK and develop their employability prospects. Liverpool as a city is one of the friendliest and most welcoming in the UK.

Where you'll study

Liverpool John Moores University

Egerton Court (Headquarters) 2 Rodney Street Liverpool
L1 2UA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Central  0.2 miles away

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