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IAAC Scholarships


The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia is offering 3 partial scholarships covering 50%, 30%, 20% respectively for each one of the following Master Programmes of the academic year 2018/19:

Master in City & Technology – MaCT

Master in Advanced Interaction – MAI

Master in Robotics & Advanced Construction – MRAC

Master in Advanced Ecological Buildings – MAEB

Master in Design for Emergent Futures – MDEF

The 5 Master Programmes listed above will release its own competition in which participants will be asked to develop and submit a proposal on a specific topic to be determined by the Master Directors. The scholarships will be awarded to the top three competitors of each competition.


Candidates holding a first-level academic diploma or Bachelor degree, or about to graduate within the academic year 2018/19.

Full professional English proficiency.

Having applied through both, IAAC’s general application form and the scholarship form by the 16th of March 2018.

Project Brief

Please click the name of the master programme of your interest below to learn more about the competition:


Terms and conditions

  1. All the material must be result of an unpublished work developed entirely by the candidate, not to be used in other previous occasions – plagiarism will not be tolerated.
  2. The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia is entitled not to award the scholarship if the projects do not meet the standards set by the institution to be defined by the jury.
  3. If awarded, the scholarship cannot be combined with other economic reductions.
  4. Scholarships are to be deducted from total tuition fee balance.
  5. Unclaimed scholarships could be transferred to the next candidate in the ranking list.
  6. Winners accept part of their work/photo to be published on IAAC’s social media channels.

*Please note that in order for your scholarship application to be considered as valid, you must also apply through IAAC’s regular application process in following the instruction described in this link. If you have already applied then send an email to the Applications Coordinator ([email protected]) to communicate that you are also applying for a scholarship.


Start date: 9/02/2018 – 00:00 (CET)

End date: 16/03/2018 – 23:59 (CET)

The selection committee

The Jury will be integrated by master programme Directors, faculty and special guests and professionals coming from the different topics to be addressed by the 5 competitions.


The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia will release the name of the winners on its official website on March 23, 2018.