Fine Art (Printmaking), M.A. | Middlesex University | London, United Kingdom
12 months
14800 GBP/year
9600 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Recent developments in digital printing have inspired a new generation of printmakers, combining modern and traditional approaches and revolutionising the field. On the  Fine Art (Printmaking) at Middlesex University you will develop your own unique approach through practical work, research and critical understanding of your practice.


The MA Fine Art (Printmaking) at Middlesex University is a highly practical course that enables you to explore your interests and enhance your skills through experimentation, research and critical analysis.

Flexibly designed to meet the ambitions of students from a wide range of creative backgrounds, including illustration, fine art, and design, our course will equip you with the advanced skills, contemporary knowledge and industry insights you need to develop your own practice to a professional standard. The fusion of hand-made and digital forms provides the opportunity to explore a wide range of new and intermixed printing practices.


With strong links to art and design employers across the UK and internationally we'll assist you in finding and securing professional opportunities while you study with us and after you graduate.

As a graduate of MA Fine Art (Printmaking) you'll be equipped for a diverse range of careers within the print, creative and cultural industries, including:

  • Professional Printmaking Artist
  • Teaching in academic, community access print workshop or schools
  • Edition or print studio printer
  • Print Studio Manager
  • Independent Printmaker
  • Print Publisher
  • Independent Book Arts Printer/Artist
  • Museum worker
  • Print researcher, historian, writer or critic
  • Exhibition organiser
  • Independent Printmaking Public Lecturer
  • Museum Printmaking Curator

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Developing Practice
  • Critical Debates
  • Studio and Exhibition
  • Advanced Research
  • Major Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • We recommend applying as early as possible for your chosen postgraduate course to ensure you are granted a place. 


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We normally require a second class honours degree 2:2 or above in an appropriate subject
  • We will consider applications from students with academic backgrounds in areas including business, sociology and law as well as the arts
  • Candidates with other degrees are welcome to apply provided they can demonstrate appropriate levels of experience
  • Candidates without formal qualifications need to demonstrate relevant work experience and the ability to study at postgraduate level.
  • Entry onto this course requires an interview and a portfolio.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14800 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9600 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /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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