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Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design (without Thesis)

Eastern Mediterranean University

12 months
1553 USD/year
280 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design (without Thesis) from Eastern Mediterranean University encompasses graphic design, typography, advertising, packaging, illustration and design for analogue and digital media (Web Design, Motion Graphics etc.).  


Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design (without Thesis) from Eastern Mediterranean University offers a rigorous study within a wide spectrum comprising visual arts, visual communication design, plastic arts, mass communication and related disciplines.


The students who complete the Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design Program, with their multidisciplinary and creative background as well as their skills regarding recent communication technologies may work in many areas related to the field of communications. The graduates may have opportunities to work as designers in multimedia, animation, graphic or sound design companies, develop web sites, work in camera or editing teams at production houses, design interactive CDs or DVDs, work as professional photographers, and creative and art directors at advertising agencies. Also, the students have the opportunity to take part in the academic field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graphic Design
  • Web Design
  • 2D and 3D Computer Animation
  • Character Design
  • Visual Effects
  • Broadcast Graphics
  • Book Illustration
  • Corporate Identity
  • Package Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students can be admitted from diverse disciplines, backgrounds and formations, however, these students should take two deficiency courses from the undergraduate program, namely Perception & Design Concepts and Human Centered Design in order to be able to continue their program successfully.
  • An official transcript of all university-level courses taken. A comparative mark/grade table if CGPA on the transcript is not out of 4.00.
  • Attested photocopies of diplomas received from a university or equivalent institutions
  • Documentation of scores received for English and academic proficiency exams/tests. 
  • Three letters of reference
  • Give details of any grant/scholarships that you have already been awarded 
  • Statement of Purpose / Intention 
  • A photocopy of your passport or I.D. card 
  • Two passport-sized (approx. 6 cm x 5 cm) photographs.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1553 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1553 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 280 USD per year during 12 months.
  • TRNC Students: 2.403 TL
  • Turkish Students: 4.383 TL

Living costs for Famagusta

2299 - 3707 TRY /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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