• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #35 (QS) , CA,
The UCLA Department of Art is committed to a professional art training within the context of a liberal arts university. Visual artists are responsible for some of the most provocative and enduring expressions of culture. At UCLA, emerging artists are provided with the tools they need to express themselves in ways that are meaningful in the social context in which they live and work.

About

The department attracts gifted and motivated students who thrive in an environment that encourages autonomy. They are drawn to not only the outstanding creative faculty and the University's resources but also the program, which encourages them to develop as artists at one of the world's leading art centers. The result is a distinguished list of graduates who have made significant contributions in their field.

Programme Structure

Painting and drawing, sculpture, photography, ceramics, new genres, and interdisciplinary studio. There are no limits to the variations, extent, or value of these designations.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    87

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  • Minimum required score:

    560

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

Applicants to all areas also are required to submit still images (maximum of 20); these must be received by the Art department no later than January 9th. Applicants may also submit time-based media, if appropriate. Applicants should refer to Portfolio Guidelines at the departmental website for specific instructions.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32000 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    32000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32000 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    17000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17000 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Beverly Hills

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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