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University of Plymouth: School of Art, Design and Architecture

Plymouth University
Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Transform your world by joining our Postgraduate community at the University of Plymouth. 

Why Plymouth?
“I would recommend the University of Plymouth without a doubt. The quality of teaching was amazing. I got so much more out of my studies than I expected.” Jayne, MA Human Resource Management graduate

We placed top 10 in the 2019 Times Higher Education Young University Rankings.

We’re rated Silver by the Teaching Excellence Framework, meaning that we consistently exceed rigorous national quality requirements for UK higher education.

We were the FIRST university in the world to have been awarded the Social Enterprise Mark, the sole independent accreditation for organisations that put people and the planet alongside profit.

"Plymouth made me realise I can achieve whatever I put my mind to." Georgia, MA Publishing graduate

 Discover our thriving waterfront city on the stunning South West coast
 “I dare anyone to find a city more friendly and inviting with the perfect mix of rural and urban surroundings. I really believe Plymouth has something for every student. Niamh, BSc (Hons) Politics with International Relations student

Explore postgraduate programmes from Photography to Finance to Criminology:
“There are excellent professors, great interactive sessions, challenging projects, and also great facilities on campus.” Vinod, MSc Tourism and Hospitality Management graduate

Art, Design and Architecture
Humanities and Performing Arts
Law Criminology and Government

Join our postgraduate community and change direction.
“The University has an incredible support system which caters not only to a wide variety of challenges but is also willing to go the extra mile to address the challenges that are unique to the mixed population of students.” Chioma, PGCE graduate

Explore and take risks. Push the boundaries. Learn traditional and cutting-edge ways of working.
“The course gave me the courage to focus on what I’m passionate about and what I can offer to the world.” Hannah – MA Performance Training graduate

Ask important questions of the world around us.
“I learnt about the origins of the civil rights movement and the role of lesser-known activists.” James, MA History graduate

Be a leader and an innovator. Inspire generations to come with your work.

"Our ethos is that design can be a force for change and good, in our design thinking we use cooperation, co-design, material challenge and need, as objectives." Hitanshi, MA Design student

Enhance your employability and increase your earning potential.

“My horizons and networks have been broadened.” Chinty, MA Education graduate

Embrace research
At the University of Plymouth we welcome research propositions in a number of areas from Art, Creativity and Mental Health to Inclusive Education, Youth Justice to Travel writing in city branding. Find out more about our research areas here.

Apply Now to start Sep 2021.

The University of Plymouth helped me to realise and reach my dream career!” Jessica, MA Music graduate

Contact details
Faculty of Arts Humanities and Business, University of Plymouth
University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA
+44 (0)1752 585858
 +44 (0)20 12345678

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