How to Apply
Applications for DipArch should be made direct to the School - submitted to the GSA Registry (contact firstname.lastname@example.org)
DipArch is also available in part-time mode. The deadline for submission is the end of February 2013.
DipArch/Masters of Architecture by Conversion
Exemption from Part II of RIBA/ARB Examination in Architecture. All GSA degrees are validated by the University of Glasgow, a Russell Group institution in the top 1% of the world’s universities.
Major project, a Design Thesis which encompasses all the ambition, dreams and accumulated skills expected of a student nearing the completion of their education. It is a vehicle for personal study, in which the topic is selected by the student in accordance with their particular interests and developed in association with the tutorial staff. Projects explore a variety of site conditions: from the urban centres of Glasgow, London, and other major International cities to rural sites dealing with spectacular landscapes. The project is developed through from concept design to design in detail.
An excellent range of facilities - lecture theatre, Grace and Clark Fyfe Gallery, cafe bar, technical library and RIBA Information Service.
Indicative Material Costs
Stage/Year 4: £520
Stage/Year 5: £1000
Additional costs will be incurred for activities such as study trips and workshops.
Continuing Student Tuition Fees
Students who are continuing onto the Diploma directly after completing RIBA 1 (BArch + 1 year work placement) will be considered as continuing students for tuition fee purposes - ie not subject to the RUK tuition fee rate.
Charlie Hussey and Charlie Sutherland (Sutherland Hussey Architects); Christopher Platt (Head of Mackintosh School of Architecture/studioKap); Gerry Grams (Glasgow City Council); Ian Alexander and Henry McKeown (JM Architects); Russell Baxter (Davis Duncan Architects); Gareth Hoskins (Gareth Hoskins Architects); Riccardo Marini (Edinburgh City Council); Andrew Whalley (Nicholas Grimshaw); Ross Hunter (Graven Images); Andy Bow (Foster Associates)
Jo Crotch BArch(Hons)
Mark Baines BArch DipArch
Robert Mantho ARB
Prof. James Pickard
Prof. Brian Evans
Prof. Gerry Grams