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Postgrad Diploma in Professional Practice & Management in Architecture (ARB/RIBA Part 3)

Overview

The Bartlett’s two part-time Postgraduate Diploma Part 3 programmes enable UK and non-UK educated applicants to meet the revised ARB/RIBA regulations for Professional Criteria and Experience in Architecture.


Why choose The Bartlett

We are:

  • one of the most influential, exciting and innovative architecture schools in the world
  • located within the UK’s largest multidisciplinary faculty of the built environment, in one of the world’s top universities
  • the UK’s highest-rated department for architectural research (REF 2008, 2014), and ranked the best British school of architecture by AJ100 for 13 consecutive years
  • based in central London, close to world-leading architectural, engineering and creative practices, many of whom are partners
  • host to students from over 40 nations, many of them among the most sought-after in the world for their drive, creativity, and skills
  • the school where students have won a total of 6 Bronze, 3 Dissertation, and 10 Silver RIBA Presidents medals


Who is this course for

Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice & Management in Architecture (ARB/RIBA Part 3):

Applicants must have already obtained UK ARB/RIBA Part 1 and Part 2 exemption or ARB Part 1 and 2 through the ARB Prescribed Examination.

Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice & Management in Architecture (ARB Part 3):

This is for non-UK applicants, who may have obtained RIBA Part 1 and/or Part 2 at outside UK or have architectural or built environment qualifications from non-UK Schools, and have yet to obtain Part 1 and/or Part 2 through the ARB Prescribed Examination.

About this course

The programmes enable candidates to acquire and demonstrate the knowledge, skill and judgement in professional practice and management that is required of a UK registered architect.

Structure

These are part-time modular programmes, starting in January and comprising six five-week modules that can be completed over a 12, 18 or 24-month period.

Candidates are supported by a programme of 50 lectures from January to May, one-to-one tutorials, study groups and revision seminars.

Content

For more information on course content, please email the Professional Studies Office.

Staff

Susan Ware, Director of Professional Studies, Sub Dean and Faculty Tutor

Katy Wood, Tutor and Part 3 Lecturer

Simon Pilling, Tutor and Part 3 Lecturer

Applying

Applying

Applicants with UK qualifications:

Complete the application form and submit a current CV and a 1000-word reflective resumé of your professional experience to date.

Applicants with overseas qualifications:

Complete the application form and submit a current CV and a 1000-word reflective resumé of your professional experience to date. You may also be asked to attend an interview.

Candidates are exected to have a high standard of written and spoken English, and have a minimum of 24 months’ approved and monitored practical work experience, in line with the regulations published by the Architects Registration Board (ARB) and Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).

The fee for the course is £3000.

For more information please email the Professional Studies Office

Opportunities

Professional Registration/Chartered Status

Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice & Management in Architecture (ARB/RIBA Part 3)

This programme has been Prescribed by the Architects Registration Board of the United Kingdom (ARB) and validated by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) for exemption from its own examination as the final qualifying examination for the purposes of registration and Chartered status.

Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice and Management in Architecture (ARB Part 3)

This programme has been Prescribed by the Architects Registration Board of the United Kingdom (ARB) for the programme to be Prescribed as the final qualifying examination for the purposes of registration (Part 3).