Master's Degrees in Visual Arts in Finland

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Studying Visual Arts

Visual arts study the arrangement of colours, shapes or other elements that influence the sense of beauty, especially the discovery of beauty in a graphic and plastic environment. Visual arts graduates can follow careers as cartoonists, illustrators, industrial designers and more.

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Studying in Finland

Finland is situated in northern Europe and neighbours Sweden, Norway and Russia. For an international student Finland is both an exotic and a safe target country. Finnish society is credible: a networked and transparent open civic society, where education is always a top first priority.

5 Visual Arts Master's degrees in Finland

M.A. Arctic Art and Design

The Arctic Art and Design master’s programme at University of Lapland  focuses on the intersection of art and design, using the strengths of both disciplines. 

Faculty of Art and Design
M.A. Documentary Film

The Documentary Film programme is offered at Tallinn University. During the studies the students receive knowledge about scriptwriting, directing and producing various genres of documentary films. They learn the basics of film language and narratives in documentaries.

M.A. Nordic Visual Studies and Art Education (NoVA)

Nordic Visual Studies and Art Education (NoVA) educates contemporary art and visual culture professionals and researchers, to achieve understanding of the best Nordic practices and traditions in art education and visual communication. The Nordic Visual Studies and Art Education (NoVA) programme is offered at Aalto University.

School of Arts, Design and Architecture
M.A. Contemporary Design

The Contemporary Design Programme from the Aalto University enables designers to nurture an artistic mindset in a multidisciplinary environment that fuels design innovations as well as personal and business engagements.

M.A. Visual Cultures, Curating and Contemporary Art (ViCCA)

Visual Cultures, Curating and Contemporary Art (ViCCA) at Aalto University is a two-year transdisciplinary Master’s Programme which explores emerging knowledges and practices at the intersections of visual cultures, curating and contemporary art. 

School of Arts, Design and Architecture