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Hrvoje Njiriç - Andrea Deplazes - Elli Mosayebi - Dietmar Eberle - Anne Lacaton - Juan Herreros - Enric Batlle - Joan Roig
17TH EDITION MARCH-DECEMBER 2025, MADRID, SPAIN
OUTSTANDING FACULTY

MCH: Master in Collective 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 collective housing presented by Universidad Politécnica of Madrid (UPM) and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH). After 15 editions, it is rated as one of the best architecture master’s programs by architects and experts.
 
Next edition will start in March 2025. Applications for MCH2025 ARE OPEN  and will be welcomed till 17.02.2025, 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: 19.03.25

to 14.11.25

Final Work: 16.12.25

 

LANGUAGE

English
100%

TUITION FEE

21.800 €
MCH2025

Luis Miguel Rivera Montalvo
KNOWLEDGE AND PASSION

The working atmosphere has been incredible in many ways, such as the commitment and quality of the professors, who are devoted and passionate about teaching, and the personal contact with all the people in charged.

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Luis Miguel Rivera Montalvo
Ecuador | 2020
NATHALIE FLASZ HALFEN
ONCE IN A LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY

The Master of Collective Housing is a truly intense course, and the combination of different specialties and workshops lead by recognizable architects and professionals makes the experience unlike anything else.

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NATHALIE FLASZ HALFEN
Venezuela | 2020
Yoav Elad
A TURNING POINT

The master is indeed a turning point in my professional life as an architect dealing with the issue of city planning and housing.

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Yoav Elad
Israel | 2013
Elena Sofia Congiu
DIRECT RELATIONSHIP WITH FACULTY

The thinking flexibility and the mind elasticity that we acquire thanks to a constant question that we are asked is invaluable. The close and direct relationship we have with professional architects makes us aware of our capabilities and constantly motivated.

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Elena Sofia Congiu
Italy | 2018
Danilo Brechner
UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE

An incredibly intense time that pushed my limits forward.

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Danilo Brechner
Uruguay | 2011
Prajakta Gawde
HOLISTIC AWARENESS

I believe MCH course is a challenging course for the participants as it helps in the development of a holistic awareness of the topics concerning housing. I feel that it has fulfilled me as it has trained me to self-evaluate my design and trained with critical analysis of my decisions in bringing out the best deliverable.

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Prajakta Gawde
India | 2018

MCH Alumni Profile

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EDITIONS

Teaching about housing,
city and energy studies

>305

INTERNATIONAL
ARCHITECTS

Who have experienced the
excellence of our intensive program

38

COUNTRIES

From 5 continents: Europe, America, Asia, Africa and Oceania

MCH Rankings

3rd

IN THE WORLD

Architecture Postgraduate
BAM Ranking

1st

IN EUROPE

Architecture Postgraduate
BAM Ranking

1st

IN SPAIN

Architecture Postgraduate
El Mundo Ranking

3rd

IN THE WORLD

Architecture School - ETH
QS Ranking 

Penshirubiru. Collective housing in Japan taken to its limits
MCH Papers 2011
Vivienda Colectiva Espana 1992-2015
Vivienda Colectiva en España, Siglo XX, 1929-1992
Housetag. European Collective Housing 2000-2021
Thermodynamic Interactions
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