Master of Fine Arts

Massey University

Subject area

Fine Arts



2 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Master of Fine Arts graduates will make a contribution to new knowledge in fine arts; demonstrate a command of research methods as they relate to fine arts and implement the findings of research in fine arts.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) degree, with a minimum B average, or equivalent; or a Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Arts or postgraduate Diploma in Design, with a minimum B average, or equivalent; or a Bachelors degree in design, fine arts, visual arts, with a minimum B average, and appropriate professional experience; and a portfolio of work, a selection process applies.

Detailed requirements

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2 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$9,113 $18,226
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$13,675 $27,351
Total $22,788 $45,577

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $50,000
Earnings range $40,000 - $64,000
In employment 66%
In further study 16%
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263

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