Art, Design and Performance
University of Portsmouth
Key Course Facts
This course provides an educational ethos that emphasises a distinctive relationship between practice and research in a cultural context.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
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Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Art, Design and Performance, PhD, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
Ideally a masters degree in a relevant subject, but applicants with a minimum of a second-class honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject will be considered. Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered. An online portfolio submission may be required as part of the selection process. All applicants are subject to interview. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
Positions of University of Portsmouth in top UK and global rankings.
About University of Portsmouth
The University of Portsmouth is located on the United Kingdom’s only island city, Portsmouth. This public university, which was previously known as Portsmouth Polytechnic, forms part of the University Alliance, an organisation whose aim is to promote growth and innovation in the UK by putting an emphasis on links with business and industry.
Student composition of University of Portsmouth
Students by level of study Academic year 2020/21 - Full-time equivalent student enrollments published by Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) on 10 February 2022
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Design Integrated PhD||Brunel University||-||-||-||£9000||£17500||-||Uxbridge||On campus Full-time|
|Art, Design and Performance PhD||University of Portsmouth||-||-||-||-||-||-||Portsmouth||online Part-time|
|Design ProfDoc||University of Hertfordshire||-||-||-||-||-||-||Hatfield||On campus Full-time|
|Design MPhil||The University of Edinburgh||-||-||-||-||-||-||Edinburgh||On campus Full-time|