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Illustration and Graphics

Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague

24 months
6000 EUR/year
6000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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"The game element in art should not be seen just negatively, as a freedom of purposeful relationships, but as a free impulse." Hans Georg Gadamer. We offer a master degree in Illustration and Graphics at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague. 


To see and record. In today's overtechnical society flooded with information, drawing with its flexibility, simplicity and spontaneity is coming back. Play and clarity. Attaching ourselves to the means of visual expression, we can use any techniques (both traditional and new), crossbreed them and express ourselves efficiently or wildly. 

The Illustration and Graphics programme from the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague is best characterized by the tasks assigned to its students and the structure of studies, meaning not only class work but the entire studio life with meetings, discussions, trips, discovering of wider contexts. The studio hosts theoreticians as well as visual artists, publishers and other specialists in the fields pertinent to students' work.

Programme Structure

Drawing, graphics, illustration, author book, cartoon 

  • Studies / student assignments (lectures, discussions, work in studios, personal consultations)
  • Collective work (exhibitions, magazines, cartoon anthologies), production of the designed works in workshops and testing their viability outside the
  • Minor tasks  (workshops of graphic techniques, photoshop, in-design, illustrator)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a filled-in APPLICATION FORM
  • a CV with relevant information about your professional history
  • a letter of intent – at least 1 page in English
  • a portfolio containing your own pieces of work related to the area of studies selected at least 10 examples in printed or digital form (on USB/CD/DVD)
  • one recommendation letter
  • attested true copies of your BA diploma and Diploma Supplement/Transcript of Records translated into English (after being admitted it is necessary to apply for a nostrification, i.e. recognition of your university studies in the Czech Republic by recognition authorities; for more info on the process, contact the VA Coordinator)
  • proof of your capability of studying in English – attested true copies of certificates

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3000 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3000 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Prague

15441 - 26241 CZK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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