China Academy of Art, Nanshan Campus

Description

The China Academy of Art has the most complete range of degree offerings and programs of study in fine arts in China. There are eight schools under its jurisdiction offering Ph.D., master’s and bachelor’s degrees in fine arts, design, architecture, multimedia, and film.

There are currently 7,000 undergraduate and graduate students in three campuses with a faculty and staff of 800. The administration of the Academy is headquartered in the Nanshan Campus, which is located right on the beautiful West Lake in Hangzhou. Other regional campuses are the Zhangjiang Campus, which is strategically located in Shanghai, and the Xiangshan Central Campus. In the eleventh five year plan, the undergraduate student population will grow to 6,600 with the graduate student body of 800, making it one of the biggest fine art institutions in the world.

Undergraduate students typically spend one year in general education courses in the Department of Foundation and then three years in the core courses of their particular majors. Graduate courses are typically three years long and include extensive experience in the studio and research with mentoring faculty. Foreign students can take short-term or longterm courses in Chinese art, language and culture in the Institute of International Education. The Academy encourages diversity in thinking, art exploration, and academy research. It takes as its motto “diversity in harmony” and fosters an environment for innovation.

Location

218 Nanshan Road
Hangzhou Shi Zhejiang Sheng
China

30.243423102784, 120.16038894653

China Academy of Art, Nanshan Campus

218 Nanshan Road
Hangzhou Shi
Zhejiang Sheng,
China

Resource Types
Art Media