24 months
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9022 CAD/year
3892 CAD/year
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About

The Art MFA program offered by University of Lethbridge provides graduate students the opportunity to pursue contemporary art production through theoretical and practical scholarship. Encompassing material, critical, and conceptual investigations, students work with an open studio context with faculty who are active artists and scholars. 

Overview

Resourced with excellent studios and technical facilities, and bolstered by nationally renowned galleries and arts organizations, the Art MFA program from University of Lethbridge offers students unique opportunities for exhibition and dialogue within a vibrant cultural community .The University of Lethbridge possesses one of the largest and most accessible art collections in Canada, fostering direct student access to 19th, 20th, and 21st century national and international artwork. A lively and extensive Visiting Speakers in the Arts Program enhances communication with national and international artists, writers, critics, and curators. MFA students are encouraged to augment their studio practice through interactions with our strong Art History/Museum Studies Program, and other graduate programs in the Faculty of Fine Arts (New Media, Music, and Drama). The University’s liberal arts focus offers opportunities to take courses and explore collaborations with the Humanities, Sciences, and Social Sciences.

The program supports areas of study in a range of creative practices including:

  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Installation
  • Performance art
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Media and electronic art

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Installation
  • Performance art
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Media and electronic art

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Required documents:

  • Academic transcripts
  • Three academic references
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letter of Intent (maximum length is 1500 words)
  • English Language Proficiency (ELP)
  • Additional Fine Arts Application Requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9022 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4511 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    3892 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1946 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Fourth term:

  • Domestic: $584/semester
  • International: $1353/semester

Living costs for Lethbridge

1200 - 1800 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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