About the faculty

As a faculty, we promote creative rebellion – pushing existing boundaries and problem solving to overcome creative challenges.

We offer study options in a range of creative disciplines within the Schools of Architecture and Planning, Fine Arts, Music and Dance Studies.

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Our faculty is home to some fantastic facilities. Learn about the studios, workshops and equipment available to Creative Arts and Industries students.

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The creative arts and industries are thriving in New Zealand and internationally. With your help, our students can make the most of the opportunities.

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New Zealand's leading tertiary provider in architecture and the built environment, we offer design-based education with strong links to industry.

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Move your body, move your thinking. We are internationally-recognised for dance research and practice, with a focus on the arts and community development.

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New Zealand's leading tertiary provider in art and design, Elam is the perfect nurturing ground for all creative practitioners.

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New Zealand's largest and most comprehensive music school.

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