Information to you who have applied!
In week 11 a jury will go through all applications. In week
13, possibly week 14, we will contact eligible applicants selected
by our jury group, for an interview and in week 16 the interviews
take place. If you don't hear from us in the weeks 13-14 you have
unfortunately not been selected and in that case you're of course
welcome to try again next year!
To you who have had your interview:
Notification of selection results will be published at
Universityadmissions.se on 7 May! As you are notified you will also
get a welcome letter (link to where to find it will be included in
the message you get with the result).
HOW TO APPLY
Please note that you can no longer apply for admission
First of all you send in your application to
universityadmissions.se. After that you start to upload your work
Step 1. Send in your application to
On the programme web page Master's Programme in Fine
Arts you find information about the programme and if
you scrol down on the page under the headline Application and
eligibility you find the terms and conditions.
As you apply make sure you follow the application process carefully
step-by-step so you don't miss out of anything. Many applicants for
example forget to submit the right supporting documents.
Step 2. Upload your work samples
When you have sent your application to universityadmissions.se
it's time to submit your work samples.
Here you upload your
worksamples when you apply to our Master's programme in
Fine Arts (application closed!)
You have the possibility to upload up to 10
different work samples, and you may attach 5 files per sample.
You have until last application date 2nd of March to change and
edit as much as you want. Just remember to save each time you work
on your application! A description of the samples is not
mandatory but desirable.
Format for digital files
Accepted file formats are AVI, MOV, MPG4 for films,
JPEG for images and WAV, AAC, AC3 and AIFF for sound. Note that
large files can take some time to upload. Max size for video files
is 2 GB whereas images should not be larger than 5 MB.
Master's Programme in Fine Arts
Terms and conditions
If you're in your final term of bachelor studies
(180 ECTS), and you haven't yet obtained your degree certificate,
you need to submit a transcript of all completed terms of studies
and your home university should confirm you're exptected to
graduate after the end of the term. As soon as you have applied for
and obtained your degree certificate you should upload it at
universityadmissions.se. Here you find additional
In our Master's (MFA) programme the official language of
instruction is English. When it comes to English the entry
requirement, for both our programmes, is that you have minimum
English B/6 or equivalent. You may demonstrate that you meet the
English language requirement through certain upper secondary (high
school) studies, certain university studies, or an internationally
approved English test such as TOEFL. Here you find more information about
KEY DATES AND DEADLINES
22 January (13:00) 2020: Application
opens at universityadmissions.se and the link for uploading one's
work samples is published
2 March (00:00) 2020: Last application
From 10 March closed for late application!
13 March 2020: Last day to upload supportive
documentation to prove your eligibility
13 March 2020: Last day also to submit
supportive documentaion if you're not required to pay tuition fees,
or to pay your application fee if you are
Week 13, or week 14, 2020: Call for interviews
(Master's programme) are sent out
Week 16: Interviews (Master's programme)
Week 19 (7 May): Notification of Selection
Results is published
For questions contact info.art.umu.se