Masters Programme (Research)


About ADM's Master of Arts (Research)

This research oriented MA is designed for students who wish to pursue cutting edge research in specific areas of Art, Design and Media. The MA has been structured to keep the number of required courses to a minimum (three) so that students’ time and energy can be utilized fully in the research topic of their choice.  Students will work under the close supervision of ADM faculty for the duration of their studies.

Length of Candidature

The MA (Research) can be pursued on a full-time and part-time basis. The minimum and maximum length of candidature are as shown:




Programmes  Minimum  Maximum Minimum Maximum
Master of Arts(Research)
1 Year
 3 Years
1 Years

4 Years

Academic Calendar and Intake

Nanyang Technological University's academic year commences in August and ends in July of the following year. ADM has one intake per academic year in August. The application deadline is as shown below: 


Application Period

August (Semester 1)
Between 1st July to 15th November