Graduate Degrees

Emily Carr University’s graduate degree programs offer an opportunity to deepen, mature and expand your practice.

Our Faculty of Graduate Studies offers the following Master’s degrees:

Master of Fine Arts

  • MFA (Full Residency)
  • MFA (Low Residency)

Master of Design

  • MDes (Interaction)
  • MDes (Interdisciplinary)
  • MDes (Interdisciplinary), Part-time

We are dedicated to ensuring that our degrees, programs, and courses are relevant to your needs and interests. Our practice-based graduate education encompasses a range of critical methods and approaches founded in creative and artistic inquiry, crucial for addressing contemporary social needs and pressing environmental concerns.

While our programs centre on practice, you will develop a rigorous, critical framework in order to synthesize research and theory. This will enable you to build proficiencies in your areas of interest, and contextualize your practice within our contemporary moment. Our internationally recognized and award-winning faculty will lead you to explore, challenge and develop your work.

The Faculty of Graduate Studies admits a limited number of design, media and fine arts students to each program, emphasizing opportunities for synergy and collaboration between students, faculty, and research labs.

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