Faculty of the Built Environment

Wates House is home to UCL Built Environment, one of the UK's largest multidisciplinary faculties in this field. Its workshop is regarded as the best of its kind in the country for architectural education.

The Faculty of the Built Environment, known as the Bartlett, focuses on the full range of issues that concern architecture and the built environment, and offers undergraduate degree programmes leading to professionally accredited qualifications.

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