Visual Arts, Master | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
24 months
Duration
18346 CAD/year
4912 CAD/year
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About

The Visual Arts program offered at University of Ottawa is bilingual and covers a variety of artistic practices, from photography and media arts to sculpture, painting and drawing, video and installation art. 

Overview

At Visual Arts from University of Ottawa in accordance with University of Ottawa policy, students may choose to complete written assignments, examinations, and studio critiques in either English or French.

Students at Visual Arts from University of Ottawa will:

  • take an in-depth look at theories informing contemporary art and image culture, 
  • choose to pursue either an interdisciplinary studio approach or to specialize in a single medium. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Internship
  • Art and Cultural Theory
  • Advanced Studio
  • Art and Its Mediation 
  • The Work of Art in Context 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B+

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to the program are required to have a bachelor’s degree in Visual Arts (either a BFA, or a BA with major or specialization in Visual Arts), with a minimum B+ (75%) average in the last two years of study and an overall B (70%) average. 
  • A portfolio that demonstrates significant artistic accomplishment and potential;
  • A solid background in the history and theory of art, with a particular emphasis on contemporary art and art discourse.
  • At least a basic technical grounding in the visual and multi-media disciplines in which they will be working during their time in the program, as shown by the admission portfolio and/or undergraduate studies;
  • Proof, as demonstrated by their portfolio and exhibition records, that they have been capable of sustaining an artistic practice for at least two years since completing undergraduate studies. 
  • Resume
  • Letter of intent
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcripts 
  • English Proficiency

Technological requirements

  • Resume
  • Letter of intent*
  • Digital Portfolio via SlideRoom
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcripts 
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18346 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9173 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    4912 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2456 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
Living costs

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Financing

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Funding

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