Admission Requirements

For admission as a candidate for the Master of Arts (Urban Design), a person must have obtained one of the following qualifications:

  • - Bachelor of Architecture / Master of Architecture OR Bachelor of Arts (Architecture)Hons OR Bachelor/ Master of Urban Planning OR Bachelor/ Master of Landscape Architecture OR Honours / Graduate degree in a related discipline
  • - Application requires submission of a design portfolio.
  • - Relevant work experience in the related discipline is considered positively.


Applicants must submit TOEFL/IELTS score sheets as evidence of their proficiency in the English Language if their medium of undergraduate instruction is not in English.

Application Forms

Programme details and application package can be downloaded here.

For enquiries, please contact:
E-mail: (Miss Chua Bee Mei)

Application Fee

Each application for a coursework program should be accompanied by a non-refundable application fee of S$50. Cheques/bank drafts should be made payable to the “National University of Singapore”. Applicants are required to indicate their name, home and office telephone numbers and the program applied on the reverse side of the cheque.

Application Deadline

The Master of Arts (Urban Design) programme has one intake per year in August. The application deadline is 12 January for the August intake. Please refer to the application information page for the exact application period. Applicants for the August intake will be informed by post sometime in April.