State - supported education (only for Russian nationals and nationals whose parents were born in the USSR)
Tuition fee - based
The aim of the program is to prepare high-level specialist and develop professional skills in urban design and architecture with special emphasis on doing a project - based learning.
A graduate of the program can change the urban space to meet the modern needs of society. The direction of urban design is new, but at the same time it is in great demand. The graduate gains knowledge in the field of urban design, sustainable design, human-centered design, knows the principles of universal design in an urban environment.
During their studies, students undergo practical training in leading design organizations and workshops. Course architectural projects are also performed on a real basis. The presence of a botanical garden at the university makes it possible to conduct research and study plants for their use in projects.
Top reasons to study
Practical orientation -participation in real projects, work under the guidance of practicing architects and designers
Internationality- participation in international projects, exhibitions
Individual learning path- you will be able to deal with the type of projects that will be of interest to you for subsequent employment
Scientific work opportunity- participation in research projects
Pre-project analysis in design
Ecological design in an urban environment
Color and Composition of the Urban Environment
Principles of Universal Design in an Urban Environment
The Phenomenon of the Russian Avant-garde: History and Influence on Contemporary Architecture and Design
Shrinking cities and the renovation of depressed urban areas
Human centered design
Visual communication and Designing media technologies in an urban environment
Materials of the XXI century andModern engineering equipment and technologies in urban environment projects
City brand: economic programming and architectural design
Environmental problems and environmental pollution
Design of urban public spaces
TOTAL CREDITS 120
Graduates with an excellent degree in architecture, landscape architecture, urban planning, or other related discipline, as well as practical or professional experience in their field or in urban design are invited to apply.
Graduates of this course can work in architectural workshops, design bureaus, administrative structures. They are able to come up with a conceptual idea and implement it in real design, analyze and organize the urban environment.
Associate Professor Rīgas Tehniskā universitāte MLĶF, Dizaina Tehnoloģiju institūts
Professor Academy of Architecture and Fine Arts
Architect, Director of the Architectural Bureau Project abpro.ru
Senior lecturer Academy of Architecture and Fine Arts
Professor, PhD in Architecture
Politecnico di Milano, Italy, Department of Architecture and Urban Studies, PhD in Architecture