Postgraduate Programmes

Masters programmes, and thesis and practice-based PhD study can be undertaken at NCAD. Artists, designers, educators, curators, theorists, critics, historians and other cultural workers pursue postgraduate studies at NCAD. Our doctoral researchers are attracted by a dynamic environment attuned to the latest developments in art, design, education, visual and material culture, criticism and theory, and are supervised by leading practitioners in these fields.

Applications will open on 30th November*

*For Programmes commencing in September 2023

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Programmes

Code

Academic Year

MA Interaction Design 

Programme commences in September 2023

AD 439

2023/24

MA Service Design

Programme commences in September 2023

AD 431 2023/24

MSc Medical Device Design 

Programme commences in September 2023

AD 460

2023/24

MA Communication Design 

Programme commences in January 2024

AD 432

2023/24

MA Product Design

Programme commences in September 2023

AD 430

2023/24

MA Design for Body & Environment

Programme commences in September 2023

AD 433

2023/24

MFA Fine Art

Programme commences in January 2024

AD 426

2023/24

MFA Art in the Contemporary World

Programme commences in September 2023

AD 445

2023/24

MA Art in the Contemporary World (Part Time)

Programme commences in September 2023

AD 441P

2023/24

MA Design History & Material Culture (Part Time)

Programme commences in September 2023

AD 456P

2023/24

Professional Master of Education
(Art & Design)

Programme commences in September 2023

AD 459 2023/24