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You may have acquired some excellent abilities so far in design and planning, but do you posses the skills to enable your ideas to take form and say something about the environment you live in, about yourself? The Business of Architecture Programme from European School of Economics has been created to serve as a bridge between design and the real world, design table and built form.
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Key Components Of The Business of Architecture Programme from European School of Economics :

  • Three intakes:  November, April and July
  • Available only in London and Florence
  • Course Duration 3 to 5 weeks 
  • Course Assessment: Personal Critique, essay, group project
  • Professional Opportunities: Contacts with established artists, architects and design firms, related industry leaders (glass, marble, iron, ceramic)
  • Compact class sizes which help faculty cultivate a mentor relationship with students and provide the individual attention needed to discover their special skills and succeed in their chosen pathway

While we welcome newcomers, neo -laureates and even those who have already launched their careers but want to open their own business are perfect candidates. Make your Mark.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Admissions at ESE are carried out on a rolling basis. However, we recommend that you present your application as soon as possible.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 21 days
    • Duration description
      • 3 weeks/5 weeks
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Modules offered: 

  • Concepts and Ethics: Architectural Practice in its Social Context
  • Management and Professional Practice in Architectural Business
  • Materials, Structures and Products
  • Optional: excursion trips to historical buildings/factories

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Undergraduate level (a secondary/high school diploma is required to access this course).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2500 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
  • EU/EEA

    2500 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
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London Campus

  • 3 weeks Tuition: £ 2.500,00
  • 5 weeks Tuition: £ 3.800,00

A week in Florence (optional for participants studying in London) £1500

Florence Campus

  • 3 weeks Tuition: € 3300,00

A week in London (optional for participants studying in Florence) £1500

Summer Course Online

  • General Tuition:  £1200 

Living costs

  • London, United Kingdom

    1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs
  • Florence, Italy

    850 - 1300 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


The scholarship is awarded by the ESE as a partial deduction from the annual tuition fee. Each student profile is considered individually. This scholarship is based on both the academic merit and need of the student applicant. It is therefore important that scholarship applications provide the  a complete profile of the student’s personal, professional and/or academic merits.

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