As the School of Architecture will gradually grow into an
international laboratory of architectural development, pursuing
education on different levels as well as research. Umeå gains 250
study seats in the 5-year Architectural programme.
Umeå School of Architecture distinguishes itself through the
integration of scientific, artistic and professional methods and
means of study in an international profile. The intermingling of
technology, sustainability and art at the Arts Campus encourages
development. The education aims to point clearly towards
sustainable architecture and integrated design.
The School of Architecture has a board consisting of
representatives of Umeå University, practicing architects and
student representatives. An advisory board of internationally
renowned architects and teaching staff are tied to the school, and
responsible for quality control, evaluation and development.