Master of Fine Arts in Visual Art (MFA)

Degree: 
Master of Fine Arts
Specialization: 
Visual Arts

Quick Facts

Faculty:
Faculty of Arts
Subject:
Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities
Mode of delivery: 
On campus
Program components: 
Coursework + Major Project/Essay required

Application

Possible start dates: 
  Deadlines for
Start date Students with Canadian or US credentials Students with international credentials
September January 10th January 10th

All official supporting documents must be received by the deadline.

Program contact details

Application enquiries: 
Please mail paper documents to: 

Frederick Lasserre Building
Room 403 - 6333 Memorial Road
Vancouver
British Columbia, V6T 1Z2
Canada

Opportunities

Research focus: 

Students in the program may work in any area of contemporary art production including painting, drawing, printmaking, three-dimensional and installation work, photography, digital art, intermedia, video, performance, sound, or in any interdisciplinary form. The program does not include training in applied art, commercial art and design, graphic design, film or television.

Tuition / Program costs

Fees Canadian Citizen / Permanent Resident / Refugee / Diplomat International
Application Fee $94.75 $153.00
Tuition *
Installments per year 3 3
Tuition per installment $1,478.71 $2,597.84
Tuition per year $4,436.13 $7,793.52
Int. Tuition Award (ITA) per year (if eligible)   $3,200.00 (-)
Other Fees and Costs
Student Fees (yearly) $797.00 (approx.)
Costs of living (yearly) starting at $13,043.00 (check cost calculator)
* Regular, full-time tuition. For on-leave, extension, continuing or part time (if applicable) fees see UBC Calendar.
All fees for the year are subject to adjustment and UBC reserves the right to change any fees without notice at any time, including tuition and student fees. In case of a discrepancy between this webpage and the UBC Calendar, the UBC Calendar entry will be held to be correct.

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