2-year master/full-time

YSAFA offers BA and MA programmes in Art Computer Graphics on full time basis and aims at preparing highly qualified specialists with in-depth knowledge and skills in computer graphics, 3D graphics, WEB site projection and graphic programming, product packaging, firm styles design, computer advertisement, electronic business and other spheres.

The programme attaches a special emphasis on developing students’ aesthetic perceptions as well as their abilities to turn their ideas into computer projections. The challenging curricula enable students to learn how to make use of the variety of opportunities offered by modern automatic technologies in their compositional projections. Internships ensure students have the skills to actively involve in the day-to-day practice in different spheres of industry and private sector.

1st year

  • Painting
  • Research methods
  • Computer graphics
  • Composition
  • Concept design
  • Web design
  • Decorative drawing /Professional foreign language /Decorative painting – elective
  • Thematic photography/ Professional foreign language – elective
  • Research work

2nd year

  • Composition
  • Web design
  • Project management
  • Portfolio project
  • Research work

Master’s degree final assessment is carried out in the form of master’s thesis or a complex creative compositional work defence. In case of compositional work, the graduate presents an extended explanatory or the research study (in a written form) referring to the work subject to defence. The final work should express not only students’ academic knowledge and creative abilities but also research skills. For the preparation of the Master’s thesis or compositional work, a supervisor and an opponent are assigned to a graduate, and, if necessary, also a life model. The topic, scope are approved by the relevant chair.


Necessary documents

  1. Curriculum of Art Computer Graphics academic programme
  2. Course descriptions



Faculty of Design and Decorative Applied Arts

Dean: Prof. A. Avetisyan

Tel. (+37410) 54 36 71


Chair of Art Computer Graphics and Decorative Applied Arts

Head: Dr. Prof. H. Payaslyan

Tel. (+37410) 54 36 71


Joint Chairs  

Head:  Prof. S. Galents

Tel. (+37410) 22 52 68