The Department of Architecture is part of one of the largest and highest ranking faculties of engineering in the UK.
Our close links with the city’s creative design, construction, and engineering industries enhance students’ career prospects by providing opportunities to network and engage with professional practitioners, researchers and clients.
Study with us
We have a range of courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level along with a number of research opportunities. For those already in the architecture profession we have continuing professional development courses and lectures for you to keep up-to-date with industry.
We've a number of different facilities and equipment including:
- Two fully-networked design studios. One is a drop-in studio, the other is dedicated to interactive design teaching using Promethean ActivBoards
- Our own reference library, in addition to the main University library
- A workshop with a Lasercutter and full range of hand and portable power tools, available under supervision
Our staff have a great range of national and international practice experience. We conduct research that deals with architectural and urban issues at global, regional and local levels.
We're extremely proud of all the work our students produce throughout their time with us. Please take a look through the image galleries to view their exhibitions, award-winning work and final projects.
A_Space is a fourth year architectural publications class, promoting the department through a range of exhibitions, talks and events and by producing a printed yearbook publication. A_Space events act as a platform for all of our students to contribute to the identity of the Department of Architecture within the wider context of the University of Strathclyde.