The Bartlett


Study a master’s in Planning, Construction or Environmental Design and Engineering at The Bartlett

Are you ready to take your career in the built environment to the next level? Whether your ambition is to plan modern cities, deliver construction projects of the future, or design more efficient buildings, The Bartlett, UCL's Faculty of the Built Environment, could help you realise it.

Welcome to The Bartlett, UCL’s Faculty of the Built Environment. We are the UK's largest and most multidisciplinary faculty of the built environment. Our vision is a world where the systems and cities we build add to the wellbeing of both people and planet. We are ranked #1 in the UK for Construction, Surveying and Planning according to The Guardian Good University Guide 2024.

If you are looking for master’s degree to take your career to the next level, one of our Planning, Sustainable Construction, or Environmental Design and Engineering degrees could be the right path for you. Register you interest in studying with us today to receive updates from our faculty, along with invitations to upcoming open days and taster sessions.

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Degrees in Planning

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Our research-led School of Planning has over 100 years of history in training practitioners in planning and related disciplines. We create impactful and innovative research that aims to find sustainable, responsible, inclusive solutions to the most pressing challenges in our field.We offer a unique hands-on learning environment for students guided by urban planning experts and practitioners at the forefront of our field.
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City Planning MPlan
This two-year MPlan programme offers an in-depth, academically informed introduction to the professional practice of city planning.

Housing and City Planning MSc
This MSc offers a ground-breaking interdisciplinary perspective on the developed world's 'housing question,' drawing together the planning, design and project management dimensions of development.

Infrastructure Planning, Appraisal and Development MSc
This programme is designed to equip students with the necessary skills to plan, appraise and deliver large-scale and complex infrastructure programmes and projects, fit for the challenges of the 21st century.

Inter-disciplinary Urban Design MRes
This MRes degree allows students to construct their study in a cross-disciplinary manner and to explore urban design as a critical arena for advanced research and practice.

International City Planning MSc
This programme is designed for students who want an international perspective on planning systems and cultures or are likely to work outside the UK after their studies.

International Real Estate and Planning MSc
This programme presents a unique opportunity for students to focus on the relationship between the property development process and the planning systems of Europe and beyond.

Spatial Planning Degree Apprenticeship MSc
This degree apprenticeship is designed for those wishing to understand and practice spatial planning in the UK as chartered town planners and have a sponsoring employer in England.

Spatial Planning MSc
The Spatial Planning MSc programme is intended for students who want a spatial perspective on planning systems and cultures.

Sustainable Urbanism MSc
This MSc focuses on one of the biggest challenges facing us today: rapid urbanisation and its impact on the environment and society.

Transport and City Planning MSc
With an international focus, this programme takes a ground-breaking, interdisciplinary and critical perspective on transport and urban planning, with key themes in transport and the city, sustainable cities and major infrastructure.

Urban Design and City Planning MSc
This programme offers a unique focus on urban design as a creative planning tool at the interface between urban design and city planning.

Urban Regeneration MSc
For this programme, globally distinguished theorists and practitioners offer students a hands-on, multidisciplinary education on one of the built environment's greatest challenges: urban decline and the planned renaissance of our cities.

Degrees in Sustainable Construction

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Our School for Sustainable Construction is dedicated to developing sustainable approaches to construction, project management and real estate. Our research mission is to deliver sustainable solutions for practitioners, government, and industry. We push the boundaries of scholarship in our field, informing our research-led teaching at the forefront of theory and practice. 
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Construction Economics and Management MSc
This MSc equips graduates with the economics and management skills to analyse the problems which confront senior managers, policy advisers and decision-makers in any branch of the construction industry.

Digital Engineering Management MSc
This innovative degree is designed to equip students with an understanding of digital engineering and develop them into leaders and managers in the built environment sector.

Digital Innovation in Built Asset Management MSc
The Digital Innovation in Built Asset Management MSc offers a unique educational programme for professionals looking to use cutting-edge techniques in the management of built assets.

Healthcare Facilities MSc
Healthcare Facilities MSc is a unique programme, leading to a degree specialised on the healthcare built environment, either as healthcare architect or healthcare planner.

Learning Environments MSc
This programme explores the complex intersections between learning and the environments in which it takes place, both physical and digital, with view to creating better educational spaces.

Infrastructure Investment and Finance MSc
This MSc is designed to develop multi-disciplined infrastructure specialists required to realise the complex delivery of infrastructure.

Project and Enterprise Management MSc
Aimed at those wishing to establish a career or advance their role in project management, this MSc equips students with an understanding of cutting-edge thinking.

Real Estate Economics and Investment Analysis MSc
This course is designed to equip students with an understanding of the economics of the real estate market and give them skills to use data to make informed investment decisions.

Strategic Management of Projects MSc
This MSc offers a unique opportunity for ambitious individuals to develop their project leadership potential and make a vital contribution to strategic direction.

Major Infrastructure Delivery MBA
This new MBA course aims to support senior professionals in the development of innovative management and leadership practices, to support the delivery of major infrastructure projects.

Degrees in Environmental Design and Engineering

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Our Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering seeks to create a deeper understanding of the interactions between the built environment and health, human wellbeing, productivity, energy use and climate change. We train students with the skills and knowledge to help our buildings, towns and cities adapt to tackle the climate crisis, whilst creating equitable and inclusive spaces where people can live healthy and fulfilling lives.
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Smart Buildings and Digital Engineering MSc
Join a new generation of innovation and research leaders on this MSc focusing on the engineering design and operation of integrated building systems, with an expertise grounded in technical excellence.

Built Environment: Environmental Design and Engineering MSc
Established for over 25 years, this programme is interdisciplinary in every aspect, dealing with the environmental issues associated with buildings.

Health, Wellbeing and Sustainable Buildings MSc
This exciting MSc programme aims to drive innovation for health and wellbeing in the design, assessment, retrofit and operation of residential and non-domestic sustainable buildings.

Light and Lighting MSc/Dip
Europe's longest-standing specialist graduate lighting course attracting participants with diverse backgrounds in architecture, interior design and industrial design.

Register your interest

Do you want to recieve updates from our faculty, along with invitations to upcoming open days, taster sessions and more? Complete the form below to register your interest in studying with us by selecting your subject of interest as either Planning, Sustainable Construction or Environmental Design and Engineering.

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