Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual Art)

    • CRICOS Code: 093589G
    • VTAC Code: 3800638991
    • International VTAC Code: 3800638993

    Where will this take me?



    As a graduate, gain work as a practicing visual artist and a variety of associated industries and professions including; conservators, curators, designers and educators.

    You will:

    • Obtain knowledge and skills to maintain an independent artistic practice
    • Develop confidence to undertake experimental technical/artistic approaches in developing set projects
    • Develop understanding of topics in contemporary art criticism and aesthetic theory


    Other graduate roles include: art adviser, conservator, curator, designer, specialist artisan and in education - visual art teacher.

    Recent alumni success

    Fayen d’Evie, winner of the 2017 Melbourne Prize for Urban Sculpture, Rural & Regional Award

    Sarah Crowest, winner of the 2017 Melbourne Prize for Urban Sculpture, Civic Choice Award

    Adele Mills, one of eight national emerging artists selected for Primavera 2016 at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

    Ilya Milstein, winner of the 2015 Macquarie Digital Portraiture Cash Award

    Adam Stone, winner of the 2014 Montalto Sculpture Prize for A Fall from Grace (Self Portrait Crash).

    Graduate pathways

    Once you've completed your undergraduate degree, you can go on to gain employment or begin a graduate degree and work towards a professional qualification such as law, engineering or medicine. Or you could join our graduate research community and contribute to our world-changing research.

    Your graduate degree will be internationally recognised, and set you apart from those who study a traditional Australian single or double degree.

    Explore the graduate pathways available once you complete your undergraduate degree here.