Oxford Brookes University: Sustainable Architecture, Evaluation and Design

InstitutionOxford Brookes University
Department Architecture
Web http://www.brookes.ac.uk
Email architecture-enquiry@brookes.ac.uk
Telephone 01865 483230
Study type Taught


his unique multi-disciplinary course at Oxford Brookes is taught by architects, engineers and physicists involved in practice and research.This successful course has been running for over 20 years in different formats, keeping up to date with changes in sustainability, policies and advancement in the construction industry. It focuses on the theory and practice of developing low carbon and sustainable buildings.

The SAED course benefits from direct links to two of the best research groups in the university, recognised nationally and internationally. The research directly informs the teaching with the latest and the most up to date knowledge and innovation in the area of sustainability.

The course also benefits from a strong link with the industry allowing students to learn from the latest challenges in the industry and provides them with the opportunity to participate in competitions and win prizes. We also have a strong link to Passivhaus Trust UK providing our students with an option to learn more about the standard and PHPP.

Our link to the industry offers students possible future employment opportunities and currently a few of our alumni are working in practices involved in teaching on the course, as directors and employees.
Some of the practices contributing to the course include Method Consulting LLP, Qoda Consulting Ltd., Hoare Lea, Schock, Eco Design Consultants Ltd, Max Fordham, Passivhaus Trust UK.


Not what you are looking for?

Browse other courses in Architecture, Architectural building studies, Architectural conservation or Architectural management, or search our comprehensive database of postgrad programs.

Scholarship Opportunity with Postgrad.com

Are you a PG student at this University or have you applied to study a postgraduate program at a university in Europe? Tell us your plans and qualify for a £500.00 PGS Scholarship.

Click here

Register with Postgrad.com

  • Exclusive bursaries
  • Open day alerts
  • Funding advice
  • Application tips
  • Latest PG news
Sign up now