University of the Arts London

Course Introduction

This course develops student's creative abilities, imagination and expertise in relation to real design world demands by linking formal design approaches with practice'led research. The course is achieved in the context of the student's own personal project, explored and developed according to their individual pathway choice, in a stimulating, supportive, creative and collaborative environment.

Course Modules

Modules include: Investigation and development (research for personal project and allied elements); reflection, synthesis and resolution (delivering and fully understanding the project).

Course Additional Entry

A relevant Honours degree, or equivalent; or relevant professional experience (minimum of 3 years). A project proposal written by the applicant outlining the main project's intentions and the research support and commercial/industrial connections applicable to the project. A portfolio of supporting work illustrating the applicant's previous experience and practical skills. Documentation relating to exhibitions or particular 'live' projects will also be required. For applicants whose 1st language is not English the standard English language requirement for entry is IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in any one paper, or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £12,365  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,900  Academic year. First year home fees