Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design is counted amongst one of the most prestigious art and design colleges of the world, offering wonderful courses for students who are creative at heart. This college comes under the University of Arts, London, and has a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate courses to choose from.
The postgraduate courses from this college include three courses in MRes Art – Theory and Philosophy, Moving Image and Exhibition Studies; MA courses in Textile Futures, Photography, Innovation Management, Industrial Design, Fine Art, Performance Design and Practice, Fashion, European Classical Acting (Drama Centre London), Creative Practice for Narrative Environments, Communication Design, Character Animation, Design: Ceramics, Furniture or Jewellery, Art and Science, Applied Imagination in the Creative Industries; and two courses in MA Screen: Acting and Directing (both in Drama Centre London).
There is a graduate diploma too in Fashion, along with a course in Innovative Pattern Cutting for graduates and professionals.The undergraduate courses have BA (Honours) degrees in Acting, Architecture: Spaces and Objects, Ceramic Design, Crticism, Communication and Curation: Arts and Design, Fine Art, Fashion, Directing, Jewellery Design, Graphic Design, Performance Design and Practice, Textile Design and Product Design.
For those who are unable to give a lot of time to regular undergraduate or postgraduate programs, the college also has some short courses in various fields, including Theatre and Performance, Media Arts, Fine Art, Fashion and Textiles etc. Information on these courses is regularly updated on the college website, and students are advised to check on a regular basis.
CSM also offers many Further Education programs, which include a Foundation Diploma in Art and Design along with many portfolio development courses in Fashion, Graphic Art, and Ceramics etc. Those interested in research can also contact the college for many Research Degrees.
CSM boasts of providing industry-oriented knowledge, by making the students learn through a fine balance of theory and practice. The assignments that the students are given are similar to the challenges that they would face in the real world, and the wide variety of college events give the students a chance to interact with industry professionals, and also get recognition from them. The admission procedure to all the programs along with other related information can be found on the college website.