Any design lovers here? If you love design, I bet you want your design could reach more people and be appreciated! Have you ever imagined living in the building thats designed by your own? Architecture is a studies that combined art, architect history, physics, technology, structural science, urban planning and so on. Since architect’s work affects the everyday life of the public, the entry requirements are relatively higher than other industries. AAS would like to tell you more about the duties of an architect, its career prospects and related programs.

Responsibilities of an architect:

  1. Designing by both hand and computer-aided design applications.
  2. Examining and explaining the project feasibility with clients and builders, including law, urban planning, environmental factors and etc.
  3. Drafting and presenting reports, proposals, contracts or other legal documents.
  4. Observing around the building site to tackle with various obstacles by coordinating with different departments

To be a registered architect in Australia, you will need to complete a five-year higher education program in architecture, obtain at least two years’ experience working in the industry, pass the Architectural Practice Examination.

English Language Requirement


Study Plan

Bachelor of Architecture3 Years
Master of Architecture2 Years

Recommended Universities

Queensland University of Technology, The University of Queensland, RMIT University, The University of Sydney, University of New South Wales

Career Prospects


Migration Prospects

Architect is on the skilled occupation list which can apply for PR through different kinds of visa.

Applicants must have a positive skills assessment from AACA (Architects Accreditation Council of Australia). Students who completed both bachelor and master degree should be able to pass the skills assessment. For students who hold overseas qualification, please contact AAS to learn more.

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