*As the 2022/23 academic year is the beginning of the 2022/23 - 2024/25 triennium for which the allocation of UGC-funded places are still subject to the Government's approval, the number of intake places shown above is indicative only and subject to changes or confirmation.

Programme Introduction


Learn the knowledge and technical skills to create sustainable design solutions in response to complex development issues. The four-year programme engages students to consider the environment, culture and society, and the intelligent use of materials and technology in pursuit of sustainable development.

14th best university for architecture / built environment

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021

Learn abroad

Participate in field trips and exchange programmes with overseas institutions.

Specialise overseas

Continue your studies at institutions in Asia, Australia, Europe, and the US. 

What You’ll Study

During your degree, you will experience both theoretical and practical learning across landscape design and sciences, history, ecology, planting, sustainability, community, construction technology, and visual communication and technology. Explore solutions to environmental and development challenges in hands-on studio projects that seek to create vibrant, diverse spaces with a unique identity.

Overseas and internship opportunities

Participate in overseas field trips, community workshops, and exchange programmes with overseas institutions during your four-year degree.

Professional Recognition

Graduates can go on to earn a Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) degree to secure a professional qualification and register as a landscape architect.

Career Prospects

Rising global awareness of environmental and quality of life issues has strengthened demand for landscape solutions. Many of our graduates work with landscape architects, architects, engineers, ecologists, planners, contractors, or in landscape management. Others join government offices, non-profit organisations, or advocacy groups. Some of our graduates choose to pursue specialised academic studies and research in landscape architecture or related design fields at HKU or other educational institutions in Asia, Australia, Europe, and the US.

If you’re considering this programme, please review our programme-specific application standards and deadlines to give yourself the best possible chance of securing a place.


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