Graphic Designers gain employment in design studios typically specialising in visual identity, packaging and extended brand communication.
MA Communication Design at NUA provides a logical progression for BA Graphic Design students. All NUA undergraduates receive tuition fee discounts if they choose to continue with their postgraduate studies at NUA.
BA Graphic Design has proved successful with former students holding positions in many of the leading design groups in the industry. Graduates work in senior roles at companies such as Pearlfisher, New York and London based agencies such as Design Bridge and Williams Murray Hamm.
Graduates have also founded award-winning agencies employing multiple staff (including NUA graduates) such as Hat Trick, Carter Wong and The Click. Graduate Ben Farrin recently won the Barclays Enterprise Award earning a £50,000 investment in his mobile phone app – The Student Pocket Guide. Graduates work in a broad range of careers including:
For more advice about careers in design visit the Design Council website.
For more advice about careers in publishing visit the Creative Skillset website.