If you’d like to study Architecture at a top UK university, then this course is ideal for you. Applications are open for the International Year One (IYO) in Architecture at the University of Brighton International College!

When you pass the course at the required level, with good attendance, you’ll progress to the 2nd year of an Architecture BA (Hons) degree at the University of Brighton.

International Year One in Architecture

University of Brighton students outside Brighton Pavilion

The IYO in Architecture is your way to fast track your path to an Architecture degree. This is because it combines university preparation designed especially for international students with the 1st year of a bachelor’s degree. That means that you’ll be able to progress straight to Year 2 of your degree!

You can study your course on campus at the University of Brighton International College through blended learning, or enrol and study digitally from your home country if you aren’t able to travel.

When you pass the IYO at the required level with good attendance, you’re guaranteed entry to your degree.

Why choose the University of Brighton for Architecture?

Top 40 in the UK for Architecture

Guardian University Guide 2022

Your degree will be fully accredited

by the Architects Registration Board

Careers-focused university

with links to over 1,800 businesses

Located student-friendly Brighton

with its many wonderful examples
of architecture

The University of Brighton is a fantastic place to study Architecture. Not only is it well regarded for the subject, but Brighton is home to many inspiring examples of architecture, such as the Brighton Pavilion.

Brighton is also a member of University Alliance, a group of innovative, careers-focused universities dedicated to helping you succeed.

What’s it like to study Architecture in Brighton?

The Architecture BA (Hons) at Brighton is a practical, skills-led degree. This means you’ll gain real, hands-on experience and learn by taking part in projects in the local community.

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has even praised Brighton’s School of Architecture and Design for its “innovative, exciting and engaging approach to professional studies”, so you can be sure you’ll have an excellent educational experience.

The Architecture BA (Hons) is also accredited by the Architects Registration Board and validated by RIBA, setting you on the path to becoming a qualified Architect.

Find out more about the IYO in Architecture

We’re very excited to be able to offer this course to international students. This is Kaplan’s first International Year One in Architecture, and one of very few available in UK higher education, so this a very special opportunity!

If you have any questions about the International Year One in Architecture at the University of Brighton International College we’ll be happy to answer them, so don’t hesitate to contact us. Otherwise, click the links below to find detailed course information, including entry requirements, or to apply.