master Browser

Master of Architecture

RMIT University
School of Architecture and Urban Design
Architecture & Design

RMIT Architecture has an international reputation for design excellence and leads the way both in Australia and overseas by producing graduates who are design innovators.


With a strong focus on ideas-led venturous design exploration, RMIT’s Master of Architecture will assist you to develop a sophisticated understanding of architecture, while providing you with a diverse set of advanced skills and learning experiences.


You’ll continue to develop the core skills of architectural design learnt in the degree to an advanced level. You will enhance your understanding of architecture and design-based research, acquire diverse skills, undertake a wide variety of learning experiences and gain critical awareness of your own work.


RMIT Architecture and its graduates continue to achieve at the highest levels and are acknowledged by the national and international architectural profession.


At the annual 2018 Victorian Architecture Awards run by the Australian Institute of Architects, RMIT’s architecture community featured prominently across the 58 awards and 16 categories, receiving a number of key and prestigious awards.


Key achievements
– The New Academic Street (NAS) by Lyons with NMBW Architecture Studio, Harrison and White, MvS Architects and Maddison Architects won this year’s highest honour: the coveted AIA Victorian Architectural Medal and the Henry Bastow Award for Educational Architecture.
– RMIT Professor Carey Lyon is the Director of Lyons and the fifth RMIT Professor in a row to lead prestigious Victorian Medal-winning projects
– M@ STUDIO Architects, a research-led practice lead by RMIT Professor Vivian Mitsogianni and Dean Boothroyd with staff, alumni and current students was awarded the 2017 AIA Melbourne Prize for their NGV 2016 Architecture Commission win.
– RMIT Lecturer Ben Milbourne was awarded the Australian Institute of Architects 2017 Victorian Emerging Architect Prize.
– Graduate Ton Vu was one of 10 students worldwide shortlisted for The Architectural Review’s “Global Architecture Graduate Awards“, and the only candidate to make the list from an Australian or New Zealand university.


The Master of Architecture is the next step on the path to becoming a design architect with professional accreditation.


Top 3 reasons to be part of RMIT Architecture
1. Study in design-focused and practical, hands-on studios that model industry best-practice
2. Learn from local and international leading architects in small classes and design studios
3. Be immersed in an urban design laboratory in Melbourne, Australia’s design capital

(read more)
Admission Requirements

Semester 2, 2021
If you have successfully completed the Bachelor of Architectural Design from RMIT University with a GPA of 2.5 (out of 4.0) or above, you are guaranteed entry into Master of Architecture. You do not need to submit a selection task.


If you have completed the Bachelor of Architectural Design from RMIT University with a GPA less than 2.5 (out of 4.0) or another architecture specific Bachelor degree from a different institution, you will be required to submit a selection task comprising:


– a personal statement outlining motivation for applying for the program (maximum 300 words)
– curriculum vitae: personal details, academic achievements and professional experience (any work experience you are currently undertaking)
– academic transcript – a transcript of academic results from previous or current studies
– folio (see below).

Please note: The link to submit the selection task will appear on the applicant dashboard after you have submitted your application.


Short-listed applicants only will be required to attend an interview.


Your folio should comprise 5-10 pieces of your own work, including final pieces, development work and thinking.  You must collate your work into a single PDF (maximum 25 pages). You may upload your PDF (maximum 10MB) or supply a URL if it’s hosted online (provide the username and password if applicable).


Semester 1, 2022
Selection task details and submission dates will be available on 2 August 2021.

(read more)
General information
2 years full time
John Doyle
Email /
RMIT Building 94, 23 Cardigan St, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia
Campus Location
The information of this Master's Degree was extracted from the Official Website of the program.
Related Master's programs
Facultad de Arquitectura, Diseño y Urbanismo
Universidad de Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires
School of Architecture
Royal College of Art
School of Engineering
University of Tokyo
School of Architecture + Landscape Architecture
The University of British Columbia
Find your Master's Degree program

© BEST ARCHITECTURE MASTER’S Todos los derechos reservados | Nota legal | Política de cookies

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more