Master's degrees

Discover more about our postgraduate taught degree courses in design and creative arts...

We offer a broad portfolio of taught postgraduate programmes that have been expertly designed to provide students with applied research, knowledge and professional skills relevant to their area of study.

The School of Design and Creative Arts provides a dynamic, creative and challenging environment for postgraduate study. Our range of exciting programmes facilitate intellectual and creative development, enhancing employment possibilities across a range of industries. Students benefit from cutting-edge, research-led teaching, outstanding academic, technical and pastoral support, and our welcoming and inclusive postgraduate community. 

Our design programmes are structured to help you develop your critical awareness, nurture innovative ideas, and truly understand the role of design in the world around you. Our creative arts programmes benefit from an impressive reputation across teaching and research in the fields of visual and performing arts, with a proven record for both creative and scholarly outputs of international excellence. All programmes are taught by experienced academic staff, many of whom are at the forefront of research at national and international level, and boast a number of opportunities to benefit from the School's long-standing links with industry employers and not-for-profit organisations.