Umeå School of Architecture

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Architecture Programme (300 credits)

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Open for application

Application is open until 15 april 2024. Read more about the Architecture Programme here!

Open for application

Application is open until 15 april 2024. Read more about the Architecture Programme here!

Event

Building with alternative fasade materials

UMA Talks: Embracing the leftovers

As part of Umeå School of Architecture's event series UMA Talks we welcome students, staff and the public to a discussion between Susanne Brorson, Benedikt Hartl and Maja Hallén on Embracing the leftovers. 

  • Thursday 25 April, 2024
  • 17.00 – 19.00
  • Auditorium, Umeå School of Architecture, Östra Strandgatan 30c, Umeå

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“The most exciting full-time activity of my life”

PROFILE What is like to study at the Umeå School of Architecture? What has made the strongest impression on you? And what do new students need to know? These are some of the questions Frida Block has answered. She is completing her Master’s at the Umeå School of Architecture in spring semester 2023.

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Student Work

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The Beastibule Bestiary

The Beastibule Bestiary by Elin Holmberg. Studio 11.

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The Permanent Hotel

The Permanent Hotel by Oskar Häggström Germann. Studio 11.

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Timescapes

Timescapes by Richard Lövby. Studio 10.

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Together for Torbali - Designing Hope and Resilience

Together for Torbali - Designing Hope and Resilience by Ellen Moisio, Benjamin Roobol. Studio 10.

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WILL LAVER LIVE?

WILL LAVER LIVE? by Fredrika Stelander

Event

UMA TALKS

UMA TALKS AND ROUNDTABLE CONVERSATIONS

The UMA Talks are a free and accessible series of events. The series is devoted to advancing architectural discourse from both an international perspective and local perspective, and strives to enable the public, students, teachers, and researchers both within architecture and from other fields to get insight to and participate in the educational activities and academic research taking place at Umeå School of Architecture. Theorist, practitioners, artists, and other relevant guests are invited to speak or to participate in roundtable conversations or similar formats.

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Events

House with alternative fasade materils

25 April 2024

UMA Talks: Embracing the leftovers

Illustration with lines, birds, plants by lecturer

26 March 2024

UMA Talks: Protocols of the Ecology of Practices in Architecture

Room with constructions

21 March 2024

UMA Talks: Revolutionary Love – The Power of Gentleness in Architecture

hand showing handbook and sign with title of lecture

9 February 2024

UMA Talks: The Local is the Future

hand holding two journals

23 November 2023

UMA Talks: What's Planning got to Do with Architecture?

Människor och hus, landsbygdsmiljö i Pakistan

9 – 10 November 2023

UMA Talks: Critical Care – Building Feminist Recovery

Students doing show

27 October 2023

UnFashion Show 2023

14 - 15 September 2023

New European Bauhaus network meeting

23 May - 3 June 2023

UMA 2023 End of Year Exhibition

27-28 April 2023

NBAA at UMA

16 February 2023

EU-Conference

30 November 2022

Symposium - Designing Cycles at 64° - Interior Urban Landscapes and the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

Our education

We have an international profile, and a strong focus on social and ecological sustainability and design.

Our research

Our research includes the artistic and natural sciences, intertwined with social science subjects.

About us

Our staff come from all over the world and work within the various scientific areas of architecture.