Architecture (JMA)

The JMA at a glance

  • Degree awarded

    Master of Arts in Architecture HES-SO / BFH

  • Application

    For the autumn semester 2020: Registrations open until 31 May 2020. Registration
    For those who are unsure of completing their Bachelor's degree in the required conditions given the current health situation, we recommend that you already register so that your application can be processed in the best possible conditions.

  • Type

    The course can be taken full time or part time

  • Duration

    2 years’ equivalent full-time study (including Master’s thesis)

  • Admission requirements

    By portfolio

  • ECTS credits


  • Language

    French, German and English

  • Location

    The Joint Master of Architecture is organised jointly by the architecture departments of HES-SO and BFH

  • Start

    Classes start in week 38
    Start of autumn semester, week 38, duration 16 weeks
    Start of spring semester, week 8, duration 16 weeks

  • Fees

    CHF 500 per semester (tuition fees)
    CHF 250 per semester (study expenses)
    CHF 150 (registration fee)

    Bank details