MFA (Applied Arts)

Programme Overview

The MFA in Applied Arts at MIT-WPU is structured to provide an immersive and intensive learning experience. The Programme focuses on advanced study in the field of visual art, enabling students to become masters in their chosen area of specialization. The curriculum is designed to delve deep into the complexities of applied arts.

A significant emphasis is placed on research and critical analysis. The Programme emphasizes the advancement of artistic skills, integrated with thorough research methodologies. Students are trained to harness their creativity in a structured, research-oriented manner.

A core focus is on developing the ability to create contextual solutions to challenges in the diverse spectrum of visual art and its subfields. The curriculum fosters a collaborative approach to art, teaching students to consider the diverse needs of all stakeholders in their creative process. A hallmark of this Programme is the cultivation of investigative skills and the ability to integrate various artistic disciplines and knowledge areas, in visual art. Mentored by faculty, the students develop a self-directed approach to their studies, supported by an emphasis on critical thinking and problem solving approach.

Graduates are well-prepared for a wide range of career paths, including Advertising, Branding, Packaging Design, Publication Design, Graphic Design and E-Learning, Event & Art Direction, Social Media, and many more. The MFA in Applied Arts at MIT-WPU is more than just a degree Programme; it's an immersive experience that blends artistic skill development with rigorous research training, paving their path to becoming future innovators in the world of visual art.

2 Years

Last Date To Apply : 17 April 2024
Programme Name

MFA (Applied Arts)

Fee Per Year

Rs. 1,55,000

Highest CTC

Scholarship Name Graduation Aggregate Score XII Score
Dr. Vishwanath Karad Scholarship 90 & Above 85 & Above
MIT-WPU Scholarship I 86 & Above 81 & Above
MIT-WPU Scholarship II 84 & Above 79 & Above

Scholarship DetailsScholarship Details

*Terms & Conditions:
  • Scholarships are granted on a First Come First Serve basis.
  • Scholarships are awarded as fee adjustments.
  • To maintain the scholarship throughout the programme, students must maintain a minimum academic score of 8 CGPA across all semesters, attendance of at least 80%, and a clean disciplinary record.

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Minimum 50% aggregate score in Fine Arts or allied fields in graduation from UGC approved Institution or equivalent (at least 45% marks, in case of Reserved Class category candidate belonging to Maharashtra State only

Selection Process

The selection process for the programme is based on the Drawing Test, Personal Interaction & Portfolio Assessment.

Programme Highlights
  • Cutting-edge industry-relevant curriculum and mentored projects.
  • Inspiring and accomplished Faculty with industry and academic experience.
  • Guest lectures and workshops by eminent industry professionals.
  • Instilling design thinking abilities through problem-solving, interdisciplinary approach.
  • Visits to industries for hands-on learning and exposure.
  • Specialisation electives such as illustration, typography, photography are available.
  • Future-ready & industry-relevant Programme with additional certifications (MOOC) for skill development.
  • Internship and career advancement support through a mandatory six-month Internship and 100% placement assistance.
  • Holistic development through yoga, meditation, and mandatory Peace Studies Programme.
  • Immersion Programmes in rural, national, and international settings.
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