Create, Collaborate and Realize

Our programs

Whether you are a high school graduate or have a university degree, our two schools offer accredited programs in planning and architecture as well as graduate research degrees in specialized areas. And as a small faculty, you’ll be on a first-name basis with your professors and enjoy one-on-one support from our staff.

School of Architecture
Bachelor of Environmental Design Studies - BEDS

Master of Architecture - MArch

School of Planning
Bachelor of Community Design - BCD
Bachelor of Community Design Honours - BCD (Hon)
Master of Planning - MPlan
Master of Planning Studies - MPS

Students in other faculties can take open courses in Architecture and Planning.

Your experience

In our Faculty, you will gain a solid foundation in the design and planning of the built environment and specialized training in the skills needed to become a professional architect or planner. Whether you enroll in the undergraduate or graduate level, you will develop your creativity and critical thinking through hands-on learning in studio and community workshops, and develop professional capabilities through work placements in architectural firms and planning agencies.

Designing a better future

Research in the Faculty of Architecture and Planning covers a wide territory from leading architectural practices to cutting-edge planning scholarship. Key themes include design innovation, design and planning for a constantly changing world, and the mobilization of knowledge to build stronger communities.

Job Postings

Please continue to monitor the Dalhousie University recruitment website for future opportunities.  https://dal.peopleadmin.ca/