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MA Photography provides a natural progression to a career as a professional commercial photographer. Other pathways could include Art Director, Picture Librarian, Technician, Image Producer and related professions in visual arts. Students may also choose to progress to PhD level.

MA Photography was introduced at NUA in 2013 with strong industry support, to provide an advanced level of critical and practical engagement with individual photographic practice.

NUA runs the most commercially relevant course at BA level and now the MA offers the same pro-active platform. NUA has the latest digital facilities, creative staff and strong ties with photographers and industry.

Andy Earl
NUA Visiting Professor
International music industry photographer

The photography course at NUA focuses on commercial practice and they have built a strong network of industry professionals to support students.

Tim Flach
NUA Honorary Doctor
Award-wining photographer