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Emily Carr University of Art + Design

The Emily Carr experience engages authenticity and connectivity. Our passion and dedication attract like-minded individuals and groups, fused by a shared and genuine commitment to interdisciplinary education, research, collaboration and excellence in visual arts, media arts and design.

Master's Programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (2)



Founded in 1925, Emily Carr University of Art + Design is one of the oldest post-secondary institutions in British Columbia and the only one that is dedicated solely to professional education and learning in the arts, media and design. One of the University's roles is to act as an advocate for the arts and reinforce the need for public support. 


We do so through the delivery of research that increases quality of life and education that provides an unparalleled platform for a life and a living that is ethical, inspired, instrumental and meaningful. 


Emily Carr’s research culture is strategically positioned to give our students and partners a competitive edge in the knowledge and creative economies.

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Student Reviews

Top rated art university in Canada
Tanya Linnegar rated 5 out of 5 stars

Emily Carr University of Art and Design is located in gorgeous Vancouver, British Columbia. Mountains, forests and the ocean are just some of the natural bounty to be enjoyed as a student. If you like outdoor activities you'll love studying in Vancouver- just be prepared for a lot of rain all year round! Emily Carr provided top notch talented professors who really knew...

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