Department of Visual Arts

About the Department

The postgraduate offering of the Department of Visual Arts is widely recognised as a prestigious and fertile space for the promotion of intellectual exchange.

Our postgraduate student body works as a cohort that shares ideas in weekly workshops and follows a model of self-evaluation. The spirit of the programmes is intellectually generous but academically rigorous.

Postgraduate programmes

To see a programme's curriculum, follow the links below:

BAHons (Visual Arts Illustration)

BAHons (Visual Studies)

MA (Visual Studies)

MA (Visual Arts)

MA in Visual Arts (Art Education)

PhD (Visual Arts)



Departmental Administrator: Ms Yumna Williams

Tel: +27 (0)21 808 3052