Alberta University of the Arts

Alberta University of the Arts

Calgary , Canada
  • 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 1323
  • 94
    Employment Rate
  • Permit


AUArts' degree programs are housed within four administrative schools:

The School of Craft + Emerging Media (ceramics, fibre, glass, jewellery + metals, and media arts)

The School of Visual Arts (drawing, painting, print media, photography, and sculpture)

The School of Communication Design

The School of Critical + Creative Studies (non-studio academic courses)

Entry requirements

International applicants are evaluated on the basis of equivalency of an Alberta high school diploma and a minimum of 60% in the final year of study. All final transcripts must be forwarded directly from applicants’ educational institution to AUArts Admissions Office by August 1. All transcripts issued in a language other than English must be accompanied by notarized English translations.

English Language Proficiency

Portfolio of visual artwork – 12 pieces

Statement of Intent – up to 500 words


Student life

Alumni video.