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Royal College of Art

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The Royal College of Art is the world’s most influential postgraduate university of art and design. Specialising in teaching and research, the RCA offers the degrees of MA, MPhil and PhD across the disciplines of fine art, applied art, design, communications and humanities. There are over 1,500 masters and doctoral students from 63 countries and more than 1,000 professionals interacting with them – including scholars, leading art and design practitioners, along with specialists, advisors and distinguished visitors.    It is the most concentrated community of artists, designers and communicators to be found anywhere; a community focused on art in a design environment and design in an art environment. At the College’s heart is a firm belief in project-based education, face-to-face teaching and learning and professional orientation. Our mission is to recruit talented students of great variety and complexity - whatever their background.

Programs available

Postgraduate - Faculties/Departments and Programs

    Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design

    Intelligent Mobility Design Centre

    School of Architecture

    School of Arts & Humanities

    School of Communication

    School of Design

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