Göteborg University - School of Photography and Film - Högskolan för fotografi och film
English language section of Göteborg University - School of Photography and Film
Type of Higher Education Institution: University
School/Program: Fine Arts and Design
The Göteborg University - School of Photography and Film offers an extensive range of bachelor’s degree and master’s degree courses in the various subject areas associated with photography and film. In order to get enrolled in the various course programs of the school, the students have to clear an entrance test. For master’s degree courses, the eligible applicant is the one who has completed a university degree in photography or holds an equivalent qualification. However, the main qualifying criterion is of course the artistic and technical skills of the students in photography.
The Göteborg University - School of Photography and Film is a state-financed department of Art within the Fine Arts faculty of the Göteborg University. The Fine Arts faculty of Göteborg University is the largest fine Arts faculty in Scandinavia. The school basically focuses on free individual creativity.
By offering the various degree courses in photography, the main objective of the Göteborg University - School of Photography and Film is to enhance the quality and diversity of photography in Sweden to a higher level. The various courses offered by the school give priority to the development of photographic means of expression. The medium of instruction for all the courses in this school is Swedish.