Grad School Fair 2018

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!

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2019
Running from 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
OCAD University, Rosalie Sharp Pavilion
115 McCaul St., Level 3, Toronto

Check back for a full schedule of events including an expert panel series Everything you ever wanted to know about grad school, but were afraid to ask

Participating Schools 2019

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

A catalyst for knowledge and creativity through our unique environment and world-class facilities, in photography, sculpture, printmaking, ceramics, painting, digital media, literary arts, performance, Indigenous arts, Leadership, and Indigenous Leadership. Located on Treaty 7 territory, we curate innovative programs that develop artists and leaders, inspiring them to conceive powerful works and ideas.

California Institute of the Arts

California Institute of the Arts

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.

Concordia University – Faculty of Fine Arts

Concordia University – Faculty of Fine Arts

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 of Art + Design

Emily Carr University of Art + Design

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.

Faculty of Communication & Design - Ryerson University

Faculty of Communication & Design - Ryerson University

The Faculty of Communication & Design provides a distinctive crossroads for creative and scholarly disciplines. Attracting talented students and young professionals from across Canada and around the world, FCAD continues to be a leader in the programs it provides, many of which are either one-of-a-kind programs in Canada or have been identified as the top in their field, both domestically and globally. These same programs also attract exceptional faculty who provide leadership through teaching as well as their research, artistic and professional pursuits.

Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths is one of the UK’s top universities for the creative arts and social sciences and is home to one of the most influential MFA programmes in the world, the cutting edge MA Design: Expanded Practice degree plus a range of other taught and research-based programmes and PhDs from across the field including sonic arts, media and communication, computational arts, filmmaking, music, theatre and performance and visual cultures. All programmes are rooted in practice, student-centred learning, critical theory and have an emphasis on pushing the boundaries of what the creative arts can be and do.

MIT IDM - Integrated Design & Management

MIT IDM - Integrated Design & Management

MIT’s Integrated Design & Management (IDM) is dedicated to enabling the learning and development of extraordinary, innovative leaders who will bring new levels of creativity, vision, and integrity to business and society. A rigorous academic program for early to mid-career professionals, IDM combines engineering, business, and design. Students learn in a design studio environment that enables interdisciplinary collaboration, deep immersion in the human-centered design process, state-of-the-art maker-space, and close interaction with faculty.

NSCAD University

NSCAD University

NSCAD University offers three graduate programs: Master of Design, Master of Fine Arts and Master of Arts in Art Education. Areas of focus include interdisciplinary design, ceramics, digital media, drawing, film, installation, jewellery/metalsmithing, painting, performance, photography, printmaking, sculpture, sound, textiles/fashion, video, applied pedagogy in art education, museum and curatorial, and community-based practice.

OCAD University - Graduate Studies

OCAD University - Graduate Studies

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.

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Parsons School of Design

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.

http://www.saic.edu/academics/graduatedegrees/

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

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.

School of Visual Arts – Graduate Studies

School of Visual Arts – Graduate Studies

SVA has been a leader in the education of artists, designers and creative professionals for more than 7 decades. With a faculty of distinguished working professionals, dynamic curriculum and an emphasis on critical thinking, SVA is a catalyst for innovation and social responsibility. SVA offers an array of graduate programs, including practice-based MFA, MA, MPS and MAT programs, as well as 2 low-residency MFA programs. Our location in NYC and state-of-the-art facilities offer graduate students exceptional opportunities for advancing in their fields.

University of the Arts London (UAL)

University of the Arts London (UAL)

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, screen, communication, fashion, media 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.

Studio Arts College International (SACI)

Studio Arts College International (SACI)

(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.

The Glasgow School of Art

The Glasgow School of Art

The GSA is internationally recognised as one of Europe's leading university-level institutions for the visual creative disciplines. Our studio-based approach to research and teaching, brings disciplines together to explore problems in new ways to find new innovative solutions.

Alberta University of the Arts – MFA in Craft Media

Alberta University of the Arts – MFA in Craft Media

The MFA in Craft Media facilitates the exploration of ceramics, fibre, glass or jewellery and metals through autonomous practice-led research, in an intensive 20-month program. Mentored by internationally acclaimed artists and scholars, students produce a body of work and research that expands the field of contemporary craft.

University at Buffalo College of Arts and Sciences

University at Buffalo College of Arts and Sciences

UB’s Department of Art offers an MFA in Studio Art, MAs in Visual Studies and Critical Museum Studies. Our Department of Media Study offers an MFA in Media Arts Production, MAs in Film and Media Study and Arts Management, and a PhD in Media Study.

Schulich School of Business - Master of Management

Schulich School of Business - Master of Management

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.

Contact

Farah Yusuf
Outreach Coordinator, Career Development
E: fyusuf@ocadu.ca
P: 416 977 6000 Ext. 3828