Master of Fine Arts
University of Auckland
Visual Arts and Crafts not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 2 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
MFA graduates will have the ability to develop and sustain critically driven, research informed original creative positions and practices. They will have an in-depth, working knowledge of a selected field of specialised research and practice in contemporary art, and a mastery of methodologies appropriate to their chosen enquiry. They will be equipped to pursue careers in a range of creative industries and prepared for doctoral level study.
Key Information for Students
A Bachelor of Fine Arts or Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) or Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Arts, or an approved equivalent qualification, and a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA).
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$22,457 - $39,910|
|In further study||25%|
|On a benefit||5%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Lake Taupo Charitable Trust Education Grants
Lake Taupo Charitable Trust
Determined by Trustees
Faculty of Arts Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Scholarship
The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office
Up to $3,500
This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.