Taught course

Fine Art

Institution
Glasgow School of Art · Fine Art
Qualifications
PGCertPGDipMFA

Entry requirements

500 word artist statement; good undergraduate degree, usually in Fine Art or a related area, (2:1 or above); portfolio of work. Evidence of professional experience preferred. Evidence of an understanding and ability to benefit from the interdisciplinary nature of the programme. Interviews may be conducted (for international candidates, these may take place by telephone).

Months of entry

September

Course content

Since 1988 the GSA's MFA programme has built an international reputation as one of the UK's leading programmes in postgraduate fine art. The programme enables students to develop careers as professional artists, and offers a grounding for candidates seeking to progress to research degree study. Students on the MFA are able to develop knowledge and understanding in a practice-led research environment, within a community of artists and academics of international standing. The MFA offers the opportunity to develop work in a rigorous yet supportive environment and gain the intellectual, practical and interpersonal skills needed for a career as professional artist.

Information for international students

IELTS (6.0)

Fees and funding

Self-funding; GSA scholarships, including PSAS loans.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

full time
4 months

PGDip

full time
8 months

MFA

full time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Creative work70
Professional practice15
Dissertation15 (3000 words)

Course contact details

Name
John Calcutt
Email
fineart@gsa.ac.uk
Phone
+ 44 (0) 1413534500