Taught Masters Apply

Applications now open for all postgraduate programmes in Design, Fine Art, Visual Culture and Education at NCAD.

Priority Deadline

The proprity deadline for receipt of applications to all postgraduate programmes is Friday 28th February 2020.

Applicants who wish to be considered for a scholarship must submit their application by the priority deadline. International applicants are also encouraged to submit their applications by this date.

After 28th February, NCAD will operate a rolling closing date for postgraduate applications for 2020 - 21. Applications will be reviewed on receipt, and offers will be sent also on a rolling basis. Applications will continue to be accepted until a programme is full. Applications will remain open only if a programme has open places remaining, so please plan to submit your application as soon as possible.

Application Timeline

The application timeline for the 2020/21 postgraduate application process offers information around key dates and deadlines for those applying for a place on a postgraduate programme at NCAD.

Please contact the Admissions Office for further information admissions@ncad.ie

Programme Code Academic Year  Application 

MA Interaction Design

AD 439


MSc Medical Device Design

AD 460


MA Communication Design

AD 432


MA Product Design

AD 430


MA Design for Body and Environment

AD 433


MA Service Design

AD 431


MFA Fine Art

AD 426


MFA Art in the Contemporary World

AD 445


MA Art in the Contemporary World FT

AD 441F


MA Art in the Contemporary World PT

AD 441P


MA Design History and Material Culture FT

AD 456F


MA Design History and Material Culture PT

AD 456P


Master Of Literature in Education

AD 4621 2020/21

Professional Master of Education
(Art & Design)

AD 459




More information:
Fiona Cleary
Assistant Student Recruitment and Admissions Officer
admissions@ncad.ie / +353 1 636 4218