Researching Overseas Study
The following information is intended only as a starting point to assist applicants in researching their overseas study options. Publications listed may be available for reference at university and art school libraries.
The World of Learning
Published by Europa Publications
Provides information on international institutions and courses, by country, although its scope is much wider than the visual arts.
United States of America and Canada
Directory of MFA Programs in the Visual Arts
Published by The College Art Association
275 Seventh Avenue
New York NY 10001 USA
Provides selective information on graduate programs in the USA and Canada, with over 180 institutions listed.
American Art Directory
Published by R.R. Bowker a division of Reed Publishing (USA) Inc.Comprehensively lists most art schools in America and Canada. However, the majority of these do not offer graduate programs.
Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada
Scholarship Administration Services
151 Slater Street
Ottawa, Ontario KIP 5NI
The most comprehensive source for information on UK postgraduate courses in art and design, is the annual publication:
A Guide to Art and Design Courses
Trotman & Company Limited
12 Hill Rise
SURREY TW10 6UA
PO Box 2502 LT
Nuffic is an autonomous, non-profit Netherlands organisation, which provides information about programs and the possibilities for studying in the Netherlands.
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) produces a variety of booklets on studying in the Federal Republic of Germany. The following title offers the most relevant information, particularly names and addresses of institutions.
Studying in Germany
Information for Foreign Students on the Colleges of Art and Music.
FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY