Landscape Architecture, MLA

Our Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) is designed for graduates who wish to become professional landscape architects with a focus on design excellence

Overview

Overview

What you'll study

Entry requirements

Applicants should have:

A good undergraduate Bachelor's degree

  • Applicants will be invited to attend an interview at Greenwich; for applicants unable to attend in person there is an option to have an interview over telephone/Skype.
  • Applicants will be asked to present a portfolio of creative and visual work.
  • Applicants educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 or above.

Extra information

Assessment

Assessments include a design portfolio, technical reports, professional reports, theory essays, and a thesis.

Professional recognition

The Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) programme is part of a Landscape Institute accredited route to becoming a fully-qualified Chartered Landscape Architect.

Careers

London is home to many leading international landscape architecture firms. Recent graduates from the University of Greenwich have successfully gained employment in the public and private sectors in London, the UK and worldwide. Many have designed and worked on extraordinary landscape projects such as the London Olympic Park, Gardens by the Bay in Singapore and the Eden Project. Other graduates, such as Marti Franch, have established international award winning design studios.

Specialised equipment

Facilities include design studios, a model workshop, digital workshops and green roofs.

Fees and finance

Your time at university should be enjoyable and rewarding, and it is important that it is not spoilt by unnecessary financial worries. We recommend that you spend time planning your finances, both before coming to university and while you are here. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans.

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How to apply

Greenwich Campus

The university's largest campus is centred on three baroque buildings designed by Sir Christopher Wren at the end of the 17th century.

DLR Cutty Sark (approx. 3 min walk)

Greenwich and Maze Hill (approx. 8 walk)

Greenwich Pier - Ferry service (3 min walk)

TFL buses frequently run close by.

Public 'Pay and display' car parks nearby.

Campus bus service between campuses.

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