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Proficiency in Art

Yasar University

48 months
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The Proficiency in Art programme from Yasar University refers to specialization in one subject with the inspiration from other disciplines. 


The Proficiency in Art programme offered by Yasar University provides a high level education in the fields of theory and practice with a rich content from different disciplines of art and design. 

These fields are art and design, graphic design, animation, music, film design and industrial design. The courses we offer to our students in our program can be listed as: Design History and Criticism, Graphic Design Studio, Computer Games, Film Theory and Research, Visual Culture, Chamber Music, Music Composition, Performance and Theory. The Program aims to bring the students to an advanced level both theoretically and academically, while also supporting the artistic production of the students.

Educational Opportunity 

Art and Design Proficiency in Art Program’s language of education is English. As a condition of application to Proficiency in Art Program, it is necessary to get at least 80 points from YDS or to get another score equivalent to that defined by OSYM. ALES score is not required when applying to the program. In addition, the candidates to apply for the program are required to be graduated as Master of Fine Arts from the following departments or conservatories: Faculty of Fine Arts, Faculty of Art and Design and Faculty of Communication.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Research Methods and Ethics in Art and Design
  • Applied Project Management Life Cycle
  • Research Application in Arts 
  • Thesis in Proficiency in Arts

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


240 ECTS


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
  • To graduate from the Undergraduate Programs of the Faculty of Fine Arts, Faculty of Art and Design and Departments of Communication Faculties or Conservatories. 

Tuition Fee

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    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 48 months.

Living costs for Izmir

1650 - 2500 TRY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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