Interactive Design Institute (IDI)

M.A. Online
24 months
3000 GBP/year
3000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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As part of your Photography MA studies at Interactive Design Institute (IDI) , you’ll devise and deliver a completely personal photography project, exploring your own creative and commercial interests.


You’ll refine the skills, creativity and understanding necessary to work as a professional practitioner in photography, providing evidence of your preparedness for employment to potential employers and clients.

Develop Your Individual Vision

Throughout the Photography MA studies at Interactive Design Institute (IDI), you’ll be encouraged to set out your personal ‘manifesto for change’ and define your future contribution to the creative photography sector.

You’ll consider your own photography practice in relation to local, national and global art and design practices, and develop your awareness of your position within the wider creative industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Practice Art and Design
  • Creative Industries: Global Perspectives,
  • Research and Practice
  • Creative Industries: Professional Presentations
  • Creative Industries: Business Perspectives

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible to enter a Postgraduate Programme in Art and Design, you would normally have an honours degree (2:2 or above) in a field relevant to the award you want to study. If you do not have a degree, you will need to show you have appropriate professional experience and skills to benefit from the course.
  • We may also be able to take into account Accredited Prior Learning (APL). If your degree is in a different field, you will need appropriate knowledge, skills or experience in the field you wish to study, or be able to show that you are prepared for intensive new learning.
  • In all cases you will need to demonstrate, through a portfolio, your preparedness for study at postgraduate level.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.


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Interactive Design Institute (IDI)


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