MA Graphic Design and Illustration

Liverpool John Moores University

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Course info

About this courseLJMUs MA in Graphic Design and Illustration advances your artistic development and helps you become a critically engaged practitioner.Develop your work in state-of-the-art workspaces and facilitiesBenefit from close links with industry and local creative agencies and professionalsVisit key graphic design industry eventsBuild a graphic design and illustration portfolio through collaborative projects with local festivals and creative venturesThis course invites you to benefit ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Liverpool John Moores University | 1 year | SEP-23

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72nd / 95
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Start date and duration

Start date
Full Time
1 year


Entry requirements

You will need: a 2:1 degree in a visual arts related subject; a reference; applicants are required to submit a sample digital portfolio at the point of application; to attend an interview; a portfolio of work to be presented at interview.

Tuition fees

For students from

£8,135 per year

More info: Home (per credit): £43.05.

Students from Domestic
Students from Other UK
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Students from Channel Islands
£16,900 per year
Students from EU EU Students
£16,900 per year
International Students

Latest Graphic Design reviews

Graphic Design
Student Reviewer
02 Jan 20

MA Graphic Design and Illustration

i am having a great time, people are wonderful and being a student is awesome. there are lots of student nights out,...
Student Reviewer
26 Jan 18

Graphic Design and Illustration BA (Hons)

Great experience, learned loads and have enjoyed my time here. The course is well run, and gives a good opportunity to...

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Liverpool John Moores University
CUG ranking
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
With around 200 years of history, Liverpool John Moores University has established itself as a well-regarded uni with a friendly and diverse teaching staff and student body. It’s also a relatively large uni, with around 20,000 students coming from more than 100 different countries. Student satisfaction levels are high and the city of Liverpool is a student-friendly, historic place to live with plenty going on, including thriving music, nightlife, sporting and cultural scenes. Students can choose from around 200 undergraduate courses across five faculties, with subject areas including business, the arts, law, health, science and technology. State-of-the-art facilities and equipment, as well as ongoing investment plans, make sure students are taught in high-quality learning environments.

Where you'll study

Liverpool John Moores University

Egerton Court (Headquarters) 2 Rodney Street Liverpool
L1 2UA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Central  0.2 miles away

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