Seminars given by staff, visiting professionals and other students address current issues in graphic design and help students locate their interests within the tradition and trajectory of contemporary design.
Postgraduate study in Graphic Design at University of Canterburycan bring many career benefits eg, specialist skills and enhanced knowledge, entry into specific occupations, higher starting salary/progression rates, research capability/achievement and evidence of high academic attainment/self-discipline.
More informationVisit official programme website
Courses towards the Graphic Design major begin in your second year. To complete the major you will need to take the following courses throughout the degree:
- Graphic Design 2A
- Graphic Design 2B
- ARTH course
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
It is recommended to apply as early as possible in advance of your intended start date, to allow for visa and other arrangements.
DisciplinesGraphic Design View 7 other Masters in Graphic Design in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Candidates must normally have completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours or equivalent with good grades in relevant subjects or significant professional practice or teaching experience.
International22997 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 22997 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National4935 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4935 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
- National Students - 7,683 NZD
- International Students - 35,800 NZD
Scholarships, grants and awards are a great way to fund your university study.
Student loans and allowances
For domestic students, the most common option for funding your study is the New Zealand government's student loans and allowances. Here you can learn more about what they cover, and how to apply.
Overseas financial aid
If you are an international student coming to UC, you may be eligible for tuition or other financial aid from your home country, so make sure to check all your overseas financial aid options.
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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Check the official programme website for potential updates.