Entry requirements

You will need a good honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in a relevant discipline, or relevant experience, and examples of your work.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Illustration students learn to become expert narrators and to explore the professional contexts for their work, including print and digital media design, production and distribution. At the start of the course you'll work on short projects, aimed at challenging conventions. You'll then focus on a subject of your choice through the research, development and production of a single, in-depth project. You will also develop a Professional Journal which explores current thought and practice.

Key features:

  • Develop a project tailored to your own personal interests and career aspirations.
  • Engage with industry by undertaking short internships and studio visits.
  • Work in our dedicated Art and Design postgraduate studio.
  • Benefit from regular lectures from leading figures in the design industry.
  • Attend workshops covering typography, visual language, branding, storyboarding and life drawing sessions.
  • Opt for an additional advanced research module if you’re thinking of progressing to PhD or Professional Doctorate study.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you will need to meet our requirements.

Fees and funding

Find out more about postgraduate funding on our website.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Art & Design Postgraduate Office
Email
art.pg-queries@ntu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 115 848 8434