UTS: Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building is an innovative, vibrant faculty and an integral part of one of Australia’s leading universities of technology. Thanks to our distinct model of collaborative learning, cutting-edge research, and strong focus on industry and global engagement, UTS students learn to maximise their creative and professional potential.
The Faculty is centrally located in Sydney’s creative industries precinct, within UTS’s new state-of-the-art CBD campus. The building is a hive of activity day and night, and is equipped with the best professional standard facilities, studios, workshops and technology to cater to the next generation of leading designers, architects, planners, builders and property specialists.
Our schools: diverse and visionary
The three schools within the Faculty – School of Architecture, School of Built Environment and School of Design – form a vibrant academic community of actively engaged, dynamic professionals; industry experts who are future-focused, strategic visionaries.
Our students are connected to an extensive network of corporate partnerships, both domestically and internationally, which allows them to engage and learn through real-world projects, global studies programs and industry placements.
Our students: creative, critical, international
With an emphasis on combining practical skills with theory, taking into account world’s best practice, our degrees create students who are critical thinkers, creative, and adaptable to any international environment. We replicate industry team and studio-based environments, and encourage our students to collaborate with peers from other courses, schools or even other faculties.
Research at UTS: Design, Architecture and Building leads the way in developing the design, architecture and built environment professions, with a particular focus on the integration of digital technologies and research into professional practice.
The Faculty is also home to the Designing Out Crime Research Centre, the Design Innovation Research Centre, Built Environment Informatics and Innovation Research Centre and Applied Research in the Built Environment.