Specialisation in Creative Illustration and Visual Communication Techniques

Acquire traditional and advanced illustration techniques for working in advertising agencies, media companies, design studios and publishing companies

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  • UAB Specialisation Diploma
  • Code: 2328/15
  • 15th edition
  • Modality: Onsite
  • Credits: 30 ECTS
  • Start date: 03/10/2023
  • Finish date: 11/07/2024
  • Places: 30
  • Orientation: Professional
  • Price: 3990 €
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  • Teaching language: Spanish (90%), Catalan (10%)
  • Location: EINA, University School of Design and Art of Barcelona (associate centre)

The Postgraduate course in Creative Illustrations and Visual Communication Techniques at EINA, coordinated by Philip Stanton, has a professional and practical focus aimed at helping each student find their own visual voice, explore new languages and carry out experimental projects. 

The programme has been running for more than 20 years and has seen the participation of 500 students from 35 different countries, many of them going on to become well-known artists, such as:  André da Loba, Marta Altés, Anna Llenas, Carmen Segovia, Luciano Lozano, Albert Asensio, Alexandra Levasseur, Chamo San, Miju Lee, Sam3, Sol Undurraga, Marina Capdevila and Paloma Valdivia, among many others.

The postgraduate course offers analysis and the practical use of illustration in projects for different areas such as advertising, press, publishing and graphic design. The programme offers a practical methodology with participation and production of a large number of real projects. 

This programme is aimed at people with previous studies in or related to Design, Fine Art, Advertising and Public Relations, Audiovisual Communication.

Career opportunities

- Illustrator for magazines and newspapers.
- Illustrator for advertising and graphic design.
- Illustrator of adult and/or children's books.
- Animation illustrator.
- Art director.

Scholarships and financial aid

Chek all the information on the possibilities for grants and scholarships in the page for UAB financial aids, grants and calls.

Coordinating centres

EINA, Centro Universitario de Diseño y Arte de Barcelona


Glòria Mompín Valeri

Phone: 93203923

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