20 years +

Educational Level
Successfully completed an Undergraduate Degree in an art & design or related subject.

CSVPA recognises a wide variety of qualifications and/or relevant experience and encourages applications from all people, with a demonstrable interest and experience in their subject. Applications without the qualifications or disciplinary background identified above but who demonstrate relevant experience, necessary skills and intellectual achievement needed to succeed on the course will be considered. Equivalent experience must be evidenced through the additional submission of a professional CV.

In some cases students may be required to complete a Graduate Diploma.

English Level
IELTS 6.5+ (no element under 5.5)

Portfolio & Personal Statement
Good portfolio of work as well as a personal statement

September to September

Course Length
3 semesters

Falmouth University

Contact Time
Up to 15 hours per week

English Language
Up to 5 hours per week if required



Personal Statement

Please submit a statement, telling us about yourself and why you want to study the Master’s. Include things like:

  • Why do you want to come and study our MA?
  • Which pathway on our MA interests you the most?
  • What were you doing before?
  • What do you want to get out of the course and how do you think it will help you to further your career in the creative industries?