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MASTER IN COLLECTIVE HOUSING
NEXT EDITION: MARCH-DECEMBER 2023

MCH: Master in City & Housing

Architecture Master's of Advanced Studies UPM/ETH in Collective Housing

Universidad Politécnica of Madrid (UPM) and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH of Zurich

 


The Master of Architecture in Collective Housing, MCH, is a postgraduate full-time international professional program of advanced architecture design in cities and housing presented by Universidad Politécnica of Madrid (UPM) and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH). After thirteen editions, it is rated as one of the best architecture master’s programs by architects and experts.
 
Next edition will start in March 2023. The application period for MCH2023 welcomed till 31.01.2023, or till no more vacancies are available. MCH is the first UPM-ETH official postgraduate program. It takes place mainly in Madrid. Apply here!
 
MCH has always committed to the highest level of excellence combining teachers of international prestige and a thorough participant selection process in order to make the best out of this course.

Program Key details

LENGTH

8 Months Lessons +
Final Submission in December

 

LOCATION

ETSA Madrid, Spain
+Studytrips

NEXT EDITION

Lessons: 01.03.22

to 21.10.22

Final Work: 02.12.22

 

LANGUAGE

English
100%

TUITION FEE

19.600 €
MCH2023

THE BETTER OPTION

Looking back after finishing MCH, I am convinced I could not have chosen a better option, as I grew up intellectually and personally. We have really had great professionals teaching at MCH.

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Gonzalo Lozano Arce
Spain | 2017
INTERNATIONAL CONTACTS

The MCH created many international contacts with participants and teachers, and through this, allowed me to work in an internationally acclaimed European office.

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Moran Amikam Darr
Israel | 2008
A unique and unrepeatable experience

The master's degree is simply extraordinary and I think it has changed the lives of each and every one of the students who have gone through its more than ten editions.

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Andrea Pardo Beceiro
Spain | 2021
FOCUS IN HOUSING

MCH is a master oriented to the innovation, systematization and optimization of spaces in collective housing building.

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Elena Sanfeliu Puig-Pey
Spain | 2019
CITY IDENTITY

The value of Collective Housing lies on its capacity to conform the city, it can be donor of its identity. 

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Daniel Alcalá
Mexico | 2017
VARIETY OF FIELDS

Thanks to MCH, I could enhance my background with a variety of fields that housing envolves such as technology, sustainability, sociology, management, low-cost housing, urban design, and many other fields, that were covered during the course.

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Riham Zawil
Lebanon | 2017

MCH Alumni Profile

13

COMPLETED
EDITIONS

Teaching about housing,
city and energy studies

305

AMAZING
PARTICIPANTS

Who have experienced the
excellence of our intensive program

96%

ALUMNI
SATISFACTION

Thanks to new career opportunities
and job improvement

72%

INTERNATIONAL
STUDENTS

From over 38 countries
and the 5 continents

MCH Rankings

4th

IN THE WORLD

Architecture Postgraduate
BAM Ranking

1st

IN SPAIN

Architecture Postgraduate
El Mundo Ranking

1st

IN SPAIN

Architecture School - UPM
El Mundo Ranking

4th

IN THE WORLD

Architecture School - ETH
QS Ranking

Housetag. European Collective Housing 2000-2021
Vivienda, envolvente, hueco
Penshirubiru. Collective housing in Japan taken to its limits
Vivienda Colectiva en España, Siglo XX, 1929-1992
Thermodynamic Interactions
Housing and Climate 1999-2019

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