The programme at a glance

  • Degree awarded

    Master of Arts in Architecture HES-SO / BFH

  • Application

    Applications for the Fall semester 2024 are open until:

    • 15.02.24 for candidates who need a visa
    • 31.05.24 for the other candidates

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    For any question: admissions.master(at)hes-so.ch

  • Location
  • Start

    Fall semester (16 weeks): week 38
    Spring semester (17 weeks): week 8

  • Type

    Studies can be taken on a full-time or part-time basis and can begin in either the autumn or spring semester

  • Duration

    2 years’ equivalent full-time study (including Master’s thesis)

  • ECTS credits


  • Language

    French, German and English
    Level C1 required for the language of the main training site and for the selected modules. Level B1 required for at least a second of the three languages.

  • Fees

    CHF 500 per semester (tuition fees)
    CHF 250 per semester (study expenses)
    CHF 150 (registration fee)

    Bank details