The Iceland Academy of the Arts seeks talented and creative individuals with a solid basic education and a primary knowledge of art.
We are open for applications from 20th of January to the 21st of March in the following Masters programmes Composition, Design, Fine Art and Joint Master of New Audiances and Innovative Practice (NAIP).
The application period for the school year 2014-2015 for all programmes, except in the Department of Performing Arts, is from 20th of January to the 21st of March, 2014.
The electronic application form is available on the website. Applicants need to submit the electronic form of the application. Other required documents and application procedures vary according to each department. For this reason, it is highly important that the applicant reads the relevant department information closely and follows the instructions carefully.
An application is not valid until the applicant has submitted the application, payed the application fee and IAA has received the following documents:
- successfully submitted electronic form
- signed print-out the electronic form and motivation letter or study proposal
- certified copy of degree certificates and school transcripts
- other required documents (see relevant department information)
The electronic form must be printed out and signed once it has been completed and submitted. It is necessary to include a passport photo in the electronic form. The form should then be handed in or sent to the relevant department office together with the required documents.
IAA charges 5.000 IKR for each application. The application fee is charged to the applicants credit card when the application is submitted and is non refundable. The seller holds all information from the buyer in relation to the purchase as confidential. Under no circumstances will information be handed to a third party.
Postal addresses of the department offices:
Department of Arts Education, Academic Office, Laugarnesvegur 91, 105 Reykjavík
Department of Design and Architecture, Academic Office, Þverholt 11, 105 Reykjavík
Department of Fine Art, Academic Office, Laugarnesvegur 91, 105 Reykjavík
Department of Music, Academic Office, Sölvhólsgata 13, 101 Reykjavík
Department of Performing Arts, Academic Office, Sölvhólsgata 13, 101 Reykjavík
Those wishing to apply as visiting or exchange students, please contact the International Office of IAA.