The Visual Communication Design program at the University of Alberta provides advanced studies in Visual Communication Design (and Industrial Design) in the division of Design Studies.
The approach is interdisciplinary and our purpose is to equip graduates working methods that prepare them to face new problems in effective, meaningful and appropriate ways. Facilities and equipment in Visual Communication Design and Industrial Design include current technologies and large studio spaces and offices. Graduate students benefit from high contact and supervision time with a variety of academics in the Department.
A wide range of careers are available to you, such as:
- Design Studio
- Advertising Agency
- Architectural Office
- Magazine or Book Publisher
- App Designer / Developer
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses included:
- Visual Communication Design
- Information Design
- Interactive Media
- Book Arts
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesDesign Visual Arts Digital Communication View 38 other Masters in Design in Canada
- Applicants are normally required to have completed a four-year baccalaureate degree, or its academic equivalent, from an academic institution recognized by the University of Alberta.
- An admission grade point average of 3 on most 4-point grading systems or B on most letter grading systems, based on your most recent two years of full time study (or equivalent) is required.
International7680 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7680 CAD per year during 24 months.
National3759 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3759 CAD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Edmonton
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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