Taylor’s School of Architecture, Building and Design is a leading centre of teaching excellence of programmes professionally accredited by the Board of Architects Malaysia, Board of Quantity Surveyors Malaysia, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors.

Our high admission standards, distinctive practice-oriented instruction and industry mentoring programmes ensure that our graduates are locally rooted and globally diverse to engage with real-life and relevant issues that impact the built environment. Through active engagement in workshops, joint studios, conferences and competitions, our programmes nurture development and discovery of self-identity through experiential and collaborative learning.


Recognition by professional bodies

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Learning Beyond Classroom

Students are exposed to real-life scenario and industry-relevant experiences that enhance student engagement.

Nurture Entreprenuers

We nurture and develop students’ entrepreneurial capabilities, and instilling the right foundation in sustaining their business growth.

Dual Awards

Students will receive equal recognition and certification from both Taylor’s University and University of the West of England UK, with the option to transfer in the final year.


Foundations in Arts (FIA)

Offering one of the widest range of educational pathways, this programme is designed to provide early exposure to various fields for a clearer direction and better understanding in the student’s field of interest.

Foundation in Natural and Built Environments

Be introduced to the different fields of study in the natural and built environments to gain the necessary knowledge and skills to obtain degrees in Architecture or Quantity Surveying (QS).

Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture

Learn from highly qualified academicians who are practicing architects with research experience about in-depth knowledge and understanding of the application of structure, materials, technologies and systems that will impact the field of architecture.

Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Hons)

Develop a strong foundation in cost management, measurement of building elements, gain exposure to latest industry softwares and gain valuable industry exposure with industry practices to cultivate practical and relevant skills for future employment.

Master of Architecture

A full-time professional Master’s programme that takes on an integrated approach to learning architecture and adopts the teaching philosophy of ‘design as research’. Key research areas include: Community & Place, Urban Regeneration and Tropical Architecture.



Master of Architecture Studios

Specific studios fully-equipped for Master of Architecture students to conduct their projects.

Centre of Design and Architecture (CoDA)

A dedicated space where students are able to conduct art exhibitions and display their work in a public setting while observing the responses of viewers. International artists are also invited to display their artwork in the gallery from time to time. (***This facility is shared with Design School)