Entry requirements

Students will normally have achieved a first class or second class upper division first degree (1st or 2.1 degree classification) in an appropriate subject, and/or equivalent professional standing or experience in a Fine Art discipline (based upon assessed Accredited Prior Learning or assessed Accredited Prior Experiental Learning), or a discipline associated with their programme of study.


Months of entry


Course content

This programme is designed to fit the requirements of contemporary professional artists. Graduates of the new Master of Fine Art (MFA) programme are well placed to continue to pursue a career within the field of contemporary visual art.

Our Master of Fine Art (MFA) programme focuses on the professional aspects of an artist’s work. You will develop and strengthen your existing practice within a critical academic context through a negotiated programme of learning with the support of staff and technicians. As an MFA student, you will also work towards a certificate in professional skills. We welcome recent graduates as well as those with more established practices.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Creative work70
Dissertation30 (10000 words)

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