Master of Visual Arts

Master of Visual Arts

Master degree
24 months
Application deadlines: no
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: NZ$656
Intakes: March and July
International tuition: NZ$27,400
Domestic tuition: NZ$7,440

Program overview

The Dunedin School of Art has eight areas of studio practice: Ceramics, Electronic Arts, Jewellery & Metalsmithing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture and Textiles. The School of Design has four specialist areas: Communication, Fashion, Interior and Product Design.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
Bachelor of Visual Arts (Honours) (Level 8) OR the Postgraduate Certificate in Visual Arts (Level 8) OR an equivalent postgraduate qualification worth a minimum of 60 credits in a related area; Proof of English proficiency; Applicants must submit an annotated portfolio, curriculum vitae and a project proposal, including an annotated bibliography. Selection for admission includes an interview. If an applicant do not hold the above qualifications, you must demonstrate appropriate ability through a portfolio and associated writings. International students will be individually assessed to ensure they meet the entry requirements.

Career opportunities

Graduates can work in all fields of art, often complementing their own practice with curatorial work, teaching, public art projects, design projects or work in the arts access field.

Campus location

Dunedin , New Zealand

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