Taught course

Applied Imagination in the Creative Industries

University of the Arts London - Central Saint Martins · Communication, Spatial and Product Design

Entry requirements

Applicants to MA Applied Imagination in the Creative Industries will be selected on the basis of the following criteria: A BA qualification or equivalent level of skills and knowledge in your own discipline A Personal Statement and Study Proposal Self motivation, ambition and a commitment to the postgraduate programme A readiness to engage in collaborative and reflective practice, and in externally-targeted action research A readiness to engage with students from a very wide variety of cultural, educational and professional backgrounds Interviews Interviews, which normally last up to 40 minutes, focus on your background and interests. You don't have to bring examples of your work unless you feel they'll help you demonstrate your interests.

Months of entry


Course content

MA Applied Imagination in the Creative Industries is of the Culture and Enterprise programme. Our learning and teaching approaches are based on the methodologies of peer learning, reflective practice and action research. Many postgraduate courses around the world make use of these techniques, but MA Applied Imagination in the Creative Industries places them at the very heart of its learning strategy.

We utilize a two-step strategy to enable you to develop and apply new creative knowledge.

Information for international students

Our International Office deals specifically with the needs of students from overseas. Tel +44 (0)20 7514 7027.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

The Information Office
+44 (0)20 7514 7023
+44 (0)20 7514 7254