The Royal College of Art (RCA) is an entirely postgraduate institution of art and design – fine art, applied art, design, communications, and humanities – offering the degrees of MA, MPhil and PhD. The RCA is a based in central London and has 2,000 students supported by nearly 500 staff and over 800 visiting lecturers. The RCA focuses on project-based education, face-to-face teaching and learning, and professional orientation. The teaching staff – renowned artists, designers and writers – also practises and engages in research. In addition to taught programmes, the RCA is a research-intensive environment, with faculty members of international stature working alongside early-career research fellows.
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