Architecture and Urban Planning

Architecture is the practice of designing buildings, spaces and places. Architects and Urban Planners use science, art, and technology to create the built environment

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1st in Scotland for Architecture

Guardian Complete University Guide 2020

At the University of Dundee, you can study your course in the UK’s UNESCO City of Design.

In our studio, you’ll be encouraged to work, in a hands-on way, developing and testing your ideas through manual and digital drawings, models and prototypes.

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Feature

Well done to all of our students who are continuing to develop their skills and demonstrate their passion across architecture, environmental sustainability, law, psychology, and urban planning

Published on 31 July 2020

Drawings of Pomarium Street concept

Press Release

An exploration of how new urban neighbourhoods can be created around controversial multi-storey buildings is one of around 300 exhibits at the University of Dundee’s Art, Design and Architecture Graduate Showcase 2020, which opens tomorrow.

Published on 11 June 2020

Husam AlWaer in studio

Press Release

Resistance to collaboration, a lack of a shared sense of purpose, and basic professional jealously can all lead to disastrous development outcomes for communities, according to a University of Dundee expert in urban design.

Published on 24 February 2020

Luxury treehouse lit up at night

Press Release

A luxury eco treehouse designed in the style of V&A Dundee is set for the grounds of the city’s Taypark House Hotel after a competition win by two Architecture students at the University of Dundee.

Published on 12 June 2019