First UK MSc on Timber Architectural Design and Technology introduced22 June 2018
Edinburgh Napier University has introduced an MSc on Timber Architectural Design and Technology - the first programme of its kind in the UK.
The programme is designed for graduates in architecture, architectural technology and other construction professions who want to become part of the growing international move towards innovative and high-performance timber building.
The MSc will equip students to work as a design professional within the timber sector one of the fastest growing parts of the building industry in many countries.
The programme has been developed by Edinburgh Napier’s Institute for Sustainable Construction in consultation with professional bodies and the timber industry.
Graduates of the programme will be equipped for employment in timber product suppliers, design-build firms, fabricators, builders and developers; along with professional and technical roles in the associated architectural and engineering consultancies.
UK and EU students on the programme will be eligible to apply for scholarships and industry internships. These are organised through the beX initiative.