Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

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Architectural Studies (MAS)

Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Faculty:Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism
Field of Study:Architecture (BArch, BA/BS, MArch, MA/MS, PhD)
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $8,255
National: $8,671


At the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, we prepare students for a future in the profession and provide an extraordinary foundation for a multitude of interdisciplinary and related design fields. Our Master in Architectural Studies (MAS) program is a 6-credit, non-accredited degree for students interested in pursuing in-depth architectural research. Should students wish to continue on their research path, the MAS will serve as a prerequisite to enter the PhD in Architecture. All of our programs stress creativity and innovation within theoretical and practical parameters. Graduates within the School can also pursue a Graduate Diploma in Architectural Conservation.


Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Portfolio
The minimum requirement for admission to the M.A.S. is a four-year honours undergraduate degree in architecture or equivalent, with a minimum overall standing of B-.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 01, 2022