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Be part of the next generation of built environment thinkers and doers, learning how to reimagine the world around us. Develop possible futures through ethical, experimental and engaged design practice, and shape the lived experience of communities, places and environments.

Learn how architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, urban planning, property and construction can combine to address our shared challenges of today and tomorrow.

Architecture and Landscape Architecture

Design the buildings and structures of tomorrow that meet functional, aesthetic and ecological requirements.

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Urban Design

Design our cities, streets and spaces for contemporary challenges such as mass urbanisation and changing climate demands.

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Urban Planning

Explore the intersection of the built environment and public interest, taking into consideration the social, economic, political and environmental issues involved.

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Property and Construction Management

Specialise in property valuation, development and construction management.

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Double Masters

Complete two Masters programs in a reduced time frame.

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  • We teach across the entire range of built environment fields, making us unique among Australian universities, and part of a select group worldwide to afford students the opportunity to collaborate across the various disciplines of the built environment.
  • Researchers and industry practitioners teach our programs and are leaders in public conversations about our cities and regions, shaping policy development and transforming Australian practice.
  • Melbourne, ranked as the world’s most liveable city, is a fantastic city in which to become and be an expert in the built environment fields.

My tutors and especially my peers inspired my study here the most…The amazing drawings pinned up on the walls around the MSD building arose my curiosity and sense of admiration for design. I think the MSD building is like a container of shiny ideas.

Master of Architecture

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