Bachelor of Architectural Studies

Otago Polytechnic

Subject area

Architecture and Building



3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Bachelor of Architectural Studies aims to prepare students for:
Creative and technological careers in the field of architecture;
An active role in the architectural design and technological professions, and the community;
Postgraduate study and research, and study towards higher qualifications;
Taking responsibility for their own continuing professional and personal development;
Awareness, in both a national and international context, of the social responsibility of the designer and technologist within the built environment.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Minimum academic entry requirement is NCEA L3. Additional - Portfolio requirements

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,387 $25,161
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$12,451 $37,353
Total $20,838 $62,514

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Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 762 786
Phone: (03) 477 3014
Fax: (03) 471 6870

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