Explore our range of Arts and Creative courses from graphics to music, writing to film studies. Whether you choose to join The Cambridge School of Art, our English and Media or Music and Performing Arts departments, you’ll be part of a diverse community of imaginative and innovative students just like you. Study in Cambridge, a city of culture with an impressive range of galleries, theatres and music venues to draw inspiration from.
Our PhD research programmes will allow you to explore your own interests in art and design, supported by the expertise of our staff.
If you love recording, performing, writing, or engineering and experimenting with sound waves, our course is for you. You’ll get to grips with the latest hardware and software, and graduate with the skills employers are looking for. Our course is also accredited by JAMES. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich Placement year in industry.
Top up your existing postgraduate qualification in body psychotherapy to a full MA. Receive a high level of academic and research input as you work on a clinically-focused arts therapies project, in our purpose-built therapy centre in Cambridge.
Develop a greater understanding of branding and marketing on the internet. Learn basic methods that will help you manage and maintain digital engagement with your customers.
Follow in the footsteps of acclaimed children’s artists. Show your work to publishers at book fairs and exhibitions and get dedicated support from a team of internationally-recognised artists, who’ll help you to develop your own personal visual vocabulary and make connections with the children’s publishing industry.
Academic interest in children’s book illustration is growing. Examine this field of illustration through a combination of practical work and theoretical enquiry.
Discover what makes an effective picture book for children and practice making your own, with our six-day summer school in Cambridge.
Develop art skills relevant to the fast-moving computer games industry on modules designed with the help of key professionals. Learn how you can make an impact in games creation using visual research, creative experimentation and technical development, by working with programmers, audio technicians and musicians.
Channel your creativity and join a multi-skilled team to develop the next generation of video games. On our arts-based MA, you’ll join the vibrant games and technology community based here in Cambridge that includes Guerrilla, ARM, Frontier Developments, Jagex and Ninja Theory.
Explore the creative application of technology in making music and sound art. Using electronic and digital technologies you’ll focus on musical creation through a range of exciting media. Exciting new ideas in music and technology will challenge your understanding of music and performance.