The Master of Fine Arts research degree is designed for students who want to undertake supervised research and investigation into an approved area of Fine Arts or Media Arts including experimental arts, emerging technologies, creative robotics, digital imaging, interactive and immersive media, creative robotics, sound, drawing, painting, printmaking, performance, video, photo-media, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, installation, video, ceramics, jewellery or textiles.
Course Program Code: 2245
Duration: 2 years full-time and 4 years part-time
The minimum requirement for admission to a Masters by Research is:
- an appropriate four year Bachelor's degree with Honours from the University of New South Wales, or
- a qualification from another tertiary institution considered equivalent by Faculty Research Committee or Higher Degree Committee (HDC).
In exceptional circumstances, an applicant who the HDC consider to hold academic and professional qualifications equivalent to the required qualifications may be permitted to enrol in the degree.
Information about English language proficiency requirements can be found here.
The following Scholarships are available to Master of Fine Arts research degree students:
- Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship and University Postgraduate Award (UPA)
- UNSW Art & Design Research Scholarship
- University International Postgraduate Award (UIPA)
- The UNSW Art & Design International Scholarship - Research
- The Viktoria Marinov Scholarship for Female Artists