Our programs provide access to world-class facilities in photography, sculpture, printmaking, papermaking, ceramics, textiles, painting, performance, video, and digital media, as well as supporting curatorial and critical studies. Residencies are for professional artists, curators, and arts researchers with an exhibition/publication record who have had formal training or equivalent experience.
The Art & Design Graduate School Fair at OCAD U
Meet with representatives from more than 20 of the best art and design graduate programs in North America and Europe!
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2018
Running from 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
The Great Hall - 2nd Floor in 100 McCaul Street
+ Two Expert Panel Information Sessions
Unbundling Higher Education: Alternative Credentials and Pathways
12 – 1 pm in the Rosalie Sharp Pavilion, RM 512, 113 McCaul St.
Funding Your Grad School Experience
2 – 3 pm in the Rosalie Sharp Pavilion, RM 512, 113 McCaul St.
California Institute of the Arts is renowned internationally as a game-changer in the education of professional artists. The transformative cultural impact of its alumni over the past half-century shows why: CalArts brings out creative talent unlike any other university, school or conservatory.
A 16-month internationally recognized, research-informed and industry relevant professional graduate program that engages students in the development of digital media products.
Concordia University's Faculty of Fine Arts is unique in Canada, with nine departments offering an unparalleled range of programs in the visual, performing, cinematic, design and digital arts.
Emily Carr University's graduate degree programs merge research, critical theory and contemporary studio practice in an interdisciplinary environment. Through collaborative partnerships, industry alliances, and practice-based research, graduate students have the opportunity not only to examine and explore but to lead and engage the cultural and creative industries.
Our taught masters programmes offer a range of study areas including fine art, sound, architecture, fashion and design innovation. Our research programme brings to life the very latest in creative thinking, with MPhil and PhD students supervised by staff who are themselves active practitioners and theorists, and internationally-recognised researchers.
The MFA is a highly influential programme with an emphasis on practice and student-centred learning.
The MA Design: Expanded Practice is a radical programme pushing the boundaries of what design can be and do. The programme is structured around thematic studios which situates you in a particular field of study and reference.
Founded in 1937 in Chicago as the New Bauhaus, IIT Institute of Design (ID) is the sole graduate-only professional design school in North America. Grounded in human-centered design, ID offers leading Masters and PhD programs. ID develops pioneering thinkers and interdisciplinary problem solvers who lead change across complex systems.
TWith graduate programs in architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, and visual studies, the Daniels Faculty prepares professionals and cultivates scholars who will play a leading role in creating more culturally engaged, ecologically sustainable, socially just, and artfully conceived environments.
Grounded in practice, theory, research and professionalism, OCAD University delivers advanced experiential learning. Graduate students enjoy unrivalled opportunities to practise with expert faculty, in studios, labs and through exceptional internships.
The Otis College of Art and Design mission is to prepare diverse students of art and design to enrich our world through their creativity, skill, and vision.
Parsons School of Design in New York City has offered students innovative approaches to education since its founding in 1896. Our undergraduate and graduate programs immerse students in focused training, interdisciplinary inquiry, and practice-based collaborative learning. Here creators and scholars master established art and design fields and advance emerging ones while studying a range of university disciplines.
FCAD is at the forefront of cultural thought and creative innovation. We offer six distinct graduate programs in Fashion, Film and Photography Preservation, Documentary Media, Journalism, Media Production and Professional Communication.
As a graduate student at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), you will focus, study intensively, and learn from some of the most renowned faculty in the world. You will develop professional friendships and mentor relationships that will influence you for decades to come. You will have the opportunity to cross boundaries between disciplines.
Schulich offers a number of study options to complement your OCADU degree: MBA with a specialization in Arts, Media & Entertainment Management MBA/MFA & MBA/MA Combined Degree Programs MMgmt Program.
International (SACI) is a U.S.-accredited art school located in Florence, Italy. SACI offers a variety of innovative, hands on graduate programs, including: MFA in Studio Art, MFA in Photography, MFA in Communication Design and an MA in Art History.
UB’s Department of Art offers an MFA in Studio Art, MAs in Visual Studies and Critical Museum Studies, and PhD in Visual Studies. The Department of Media Study offers an MFA in Media Arts Production, MAs in Film and Media Study and Arts Management, and PhD in Media Study.
The MFA program at UBC’s Okanagan campus allows you to immerse in a dynamic, studio-based environment alongside accomplished artists and scholars guiding your focus in Creative Writing, Visual Arts or Interdisciplinary Studies. Students gain exposure to ideas and conceptual foundations of contemporary art in a mutually supportive and critical studio production environment.
In this bilingual two-year program students work within a variety of artistic practices, from photography and media arts to sculpture, painting and drawing, video and installation art. They take an in-depth look at theories informing contemporary art and image culture, and choose between an interdisciplinary studio approach or specializing in a single medium.
As Europe’s largest specialist art and design university, we understand creativity. Made up of six renowned colleges, each with a history of over 100 years teaching, we offer a range of courses in art, design, fashion, media, communication and performing arts. Our colleges are: Camberwell College of Arts, Central Saint Martins, Chelsea College of Arts, London College of Communication, London College of Fashion and Wimbledon College of Arts.
Intense and intimate, our MFA offers travel scholarships to study anywhere in the world, has plenty of access to faculty and resources, plus a generous funding package—$34,000 in 2017.
The Master of Digital Experience Innovation (MDEI) is a 1 year (2 years part-time) professional degree that delivers project-driven learning in the principles of creativity, technology and business. Gain hands-on experience in UX design and research, prototyping, marketing and project management taught by interdisciplinary professors in collaboration with industry partners.
The Department of Visual Arts at The University of Western Ontario offers three graduate degrees: a Master’s in Fine Art (MFA), a Master’s in Art History (MA), and a Doctorate in Art and Visual Culture (PhD). These programs are unique in Canada because they combine an emphasis on contemporary critical theory and historical art theory with traditional instruction and supervision in the studio arts and art history.
MDES@YorkU encourages students to pursue their own original paths, forging new territories of innovation and discovery as they explore a world of increasingly complex technological change and information excess.