Graduate Destinations and Employability

Graduate Destinations

On completion of the program the graduate will able to Working in the construction industry, Architects can be involved with buildings old and new. They may be designing new buildings and extensions or in planning alternations to existing buildings and advising on restorations and conservation.

 

Employability

Private practices employ salaried architects and may eventually provide the opportunity to become a partner or associate. These can range from small to medium-sized firms (SMEs) to much larger practices that will incorporate other professional areas, such as planning, urban design, construction or project management.Central and local government also employ architects in their planning departments.

Other employers include construction companies, commercial and industrial organisations and retailers and manufacturers. Teaching and research institutions are another option, as is self-employment as a consultant.