Master of Urban Design

University of Auckland

Subject area

Urban Design and Regional Planning



1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MUrbDes graduates will be able to critically analyse the context for urban design, apply urban design theory and methods, and apply generic skills in graphic communication, visual literacy and design awareness, creativity and innovation, policy development, team work and codification.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

An approved degree in Architecture, Planning, Urban Planning, Architecture (Professional), Planning Practice or Landscape Architecture, or an approved equivalent qualification. Selection criteria apply.

Detailed requirements

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


1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$9,935 $9,935
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$14,714 $14,714
Total $24,649 $24,649

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

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 $47,215
Earnings range $38,792 - $56,842
In employment 88%
In further study 4%
On a benefit 1%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264

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Where does this information come from?

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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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