Crafts, Textile Art, MFA

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    41517
    Tuition (Full programme)
    Free
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English, Swedish (take IELTS)
    Language
University rank #151 ,
University of Gothenburg offers a joint programme in Crafts, Textile Art at advanced level for you who wish to develop your artistry within ceramic art, jewellery art and design or textile art.

About

University of Gothenburg offers a joint programme in Crafts, Textile Art at advanced level for you who wish to develop your artistry within ceramic art, jewellery art and design or textile art. Here you get the opportunity to deepen your knowledge within your artistic field and at the same time be part of the current discussions regarding mutual and specific questions within the field of craft, art and society.

Collaboration with other students as well as with external partners will contribute to sharpening your awareness about your own work and the role you choose, in an artistic as well as in a social and ethical perspective. Individual studio work will be combined with individual and group-run throughs, oral and written presentations, theoretical discussions and seminars to provide students with Tools for analyzing their work.

The programme will be concluded with an examination Project.

Programme Structure

The artistic practice is central to the education. Each student will formulate and carry through individual artistic Projects under the supervision of professors, lecturers and technicians. The programme offers you freedom to plan and structure your own studies. Independence and ability to take initiative is thus essential.

At HDK you will have access to well-equipped workshops in the central of Gothenburg.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
    • Swedish
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score: 6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Take IELTS test
  • Minimum required score: 575

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score: 90

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts or equivalent of at least 180 higher education credits (hec).

Applicants must prove their knowledge of English: English 6/English B from Swedish Upper Secondary School or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • EUR 41517 International
  • Free EU/EEA
  • Application fee 900 SEK
  • Full programme cost 405 400 SEK
  • First payment 101 350 SEK
  • Application and tuition fees do not apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students.

Funding

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.