NSCAD University is a unique and beloved educational community, recognized internationally for its leadership and innovation in creative practice, research and pedagogy. It is Nova Scotia’s university for creative careers, art and research. Students at NSCAD have been shaping art, design and craft in Canada since 1887. With an approach to education that includes the strategic integration of arts, culture and community engagement, students thrive in a learning and research environment that is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion and academic excellence. At NSCAD, students receive a rigorous, interdisciplinary educational experience while belonging to a vibrant creative community recognized globally for its impact on art, craft and design. By connecting with award-winning faculty, students learn the knowledge and skills necessary to thrive in the creative industries, where they become leaders, entrepreneurs, and experts in your fields.

NSCAD University is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Duke Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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679Undergraduate Full Time
47Graduate Full Time
101Undergraduate Part Time
13Graduate Part Time
$8297 - $9580Undergraduate Canadian
$8361 - $9644Graduate Canadian
$21451Undergraduate International
$21642Graduate International
15:1Student:FT Faculty
17Avg. 1st Yr Class Size

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