Graduate (master’s) studies of painting develop the students’ professional experience, in theory and practice alike.

During your studies, you have the opportunity to develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of contemporary art and culture, and elevate your skills to a higher level.

Why is a master’s degree important?

Today’s multimedia world has greatly influenced art. This is why students of Faculty of Modern Arts use modern technology and acquire the knowledge necessary for independent development and realization of projects that are firmly in step with contemporary art trends worldwide.

Already formed artists gain new knowledge in contemporary art’s history, poetics, aesthetics and multimedia art, to start working with galleries and professionals worldwide at international art colonies. They also expand the range of the media they utilize for their expression, use innovative methods and approach their works in an entirely new way, incorporating a different form of artistic expression: from painting to body art, from sculpting to performance art, from etching to street art.

Upon completing the study program, you acquire the academic title: Master of Dramatic and Audiovisual Arts – Actor, with an indication of the second degree academic studies.

Saša Filipović
Saša M. Filipović
drawing and painting
Ružica Bajić Sinkević
Ružica Bajić Sinkević
drawing and painting
Đorđe Stanojević

Master’s studies of painting are based on interactive education, practical teaching (individual work in the studio) and theoretical teaching (elective subject and professional practice).

In addition to drawing and painting, lessons on visual poetics, multimedia art and digital drawing are introduced.

The program focuses on familiarizing the students with the possibilities of the new media and understanging multimedia production. This knowledge connects the students with opther areas of art production and offer im the possibility of working on diverse projects.

Students of Faculty of Contemporary Arts finish their master studies with a created portfolio that includes works in various media, painting, performance, etc.

What do you get at master’s studies of visual arts?

  • Master’s degree and 60 ECTS points.
  • Leading IT courses.
  • Online learning.
  • Possibility of employment at prestigious educational institutions.
  • Studio and all equipment for learning and work.
  • All knowledge required for work with the latest digital drawing and multimedia software.
  • Opportunities for cooperation with preeminent experts in art and education.
  • Work in small groups.
  • Participation at collective and solo art exhibitions.
  • Free consultations.
  • Participation in international art colonies and projects.


Top training for art teachers

Master’s program in visual arts is also adequate for all visual artists who would like to continue their professional development in the educational system, or already work as elementary and high school teachers.

Apply! Educational consultant will soon be in touch and form an individual enrolment plan for master’s studies, one that constitutes the shortest path to a master’s degree.

If you would like to receive the best education in teaching that leads elementary and high school students into the art world in an interactive way and stimulates their creativity, this is the right place for you.

How to enrol at master’s program in painting?

Graduate studies of painting are directly available to all students with an average grade of at least 8.5 from the undergraduate studies. Students with lower average grades take a differential exam.

Mentors are always available to students in their class, to answer all their questions and assist them with their professional development.

Prestigious Adobe and Autodesk certificates

At the Visual Arts – Painting master’s program, you will learn how to use Photoshop, Illustrator, 3ds Max and other Adobe and Autodesk software. This knowledge will lead you closer to the most prestigious certificates that will be an advantage for you in every sense.