Fine Art, M.A. | Liverpool John Moores University | Liverpool, United Kingdom
12 months
16900 GBP/year
8135 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Develop your artistic practice and understanding of contemporary art, relating to wider social and cultural contexts, with leading artists on Fine Art MA programme at Liverpool John Moores University.


The Fine Art MA programme at Liverpool John Moores University. offers opportunities for interdisciplinary dialogues with students on our other Masters courses through the cross-school modules: Research and Practice 1 and 2 and Collaborative Practice. And we encourage exchange of perspectives, expertise or equipment with all faculties from Astrophysics to Zoology. 

You will also have access to the Exhibition Research Lab, a creative partnership led by the Liverpool School of Art and Design and, as previously mentioned, Liverpool Biennial, which acts as an interface for collaboration with national and international artists, designers and public audiences.


This Masters programme is entirely geared towards facilitating a practical understanding of how you might exploit your own practice in the professional sphere.

During your studies you will come across opportunities for networking, collaboration and work-related experiences, preparing you for roles in the cultural sector as well as for further research.

The John Lennon Art and Design Building is a knowledge hub for the region’s creative industries and studying here will enable you to establish significant links with the professional fields in which your future career will develop.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Studio practice
  • Collaborative practice
  • Discursive practice
  • Major project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a 2:1 degree in a visual arts related subject
  • a reference
  • a satisfactory portfolio of work - applications cannot be considered until this is received. When applying please attach photographs of examples of your work in the form of JPEGS. Please add up to 10 jpegs, video or sound clips or a link to an online portfolio to enable us to consider your application
  • to attend an interview during which you will provide evidence of your learning capability, study opportunity and commitment to postgraduate study

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8135 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8135 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

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.

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