Diploma in Arts in Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Campus: British Columbia

Duration:  2 years

Intake: September

*Fee: CAN $658.03 per credit

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The Diploma of Arts degree is an exit credential, a pathway for further studies. This Diploma helps the students to develop in the Art skills to establish and develop themselves globally.

The students are needed to fulfil 60 semester credit hours in university and also need to cover the following courses:

First Year

Six credits of first-year English

Any other eight courses with university transfer credit

Second Year

Any other ten university studies courses including two chosen from the following disciplines:

  • Creative Writing or English at the 2000 level,
  • History,
  • Music (with the exception of private lessons),
  • Philosophy,
  • Political Science, and
  • Sociology at the 1200 level or higher
    Career Outcomes:

  • Professional Artists
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The students who’ve complete their 10+2 should apply for the Diploma in Arts at KPU.

     English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS Academic Test: overall band of 6.5 not less than 6.0
    2. TOEFL: iBT 88 or higher
    3. PTE: Score of 61 or higher

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