How to Apply

Apply for graduate studies at Emily Carr University of Art + Design.

For MFA and MDes degrees: follow the 5-step application process checklist to become an Emily Carr student.

#2. Apply online through the EducationPlannerBC Application Service.
#3. Submit your official educational documentation to Emily Carr.
#4. Request your Letters of Recommendation; create your SlideRoom account and submit your portfolio, video question and supporting documents.
Selection: We will notify you of selection process results.


The University offers one main Fall (September) semester intake into the Master of Fine Arts (Full Residency), Master of Design (Interdisciplinary) and Master of Design (Interaction) programs. The Master of Fine Arts (Low Residency) begins in (Summer) May of each year.