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Key details


  • 4pm – 5pm


  • Online


  • Free

Who could attend

  • Prospective students


  • Recruitment event

You're invited to join our free online portfolio session on what to focus on in your application to our School of Design.

Join our Admissions Tutors to the School of Design, Spyros Bofylatos and John Stevens, to find out more about what programmes in the School of Design are looking for in your application and portfolio, and ask any questions you might have regarding your portfolio.

Programmes in our School of Design include:

  • Design Products (MA)
  • Innovation Design Engineering (MA/MSc)
  • Intelligent Mobility (MA)
  • Design Futures (MDes)
  • Fashion (MA)
  • Textiles (MA)
  • Healthcare & Design (MRes)
  • Service Design (MA)

If you are interested in our Design MPhil/PhD programme, please attend our Online Open Days.

Watch our Open Day recordings

Find out more about our programmes and learn more about the Royal College of Art at your own pace with our video recordings.

Visit our Recordings page and hear directly from academics on your programme of interest.

Who is this event for

  • Those interested in postgraduate study at the Royal College of Art
  • Those currently applying to a programme in the School of Design and seeking support with how to structure or submit their portfolio
  • Parents, guardians and family members are also welcome to join, though please ensure they have a ticket

How to join

This event will take place virtually on Zoom. The event is free to attend, but you will need to register through Eventbrite to guarantee your spot and receive the Zoom link.

To avoid any technical issues on the day, we recommend you download the latest version of Zoom in advance.

When it’s time, come back to this Eventbrite page to join the event - you’ll get an email reminder on the day too.

What to expect

Our virtual events are much more like conversations. You are very welcome to switch on your webcam and ask questions, but if you prefer to remain off-camera and listen, that’s perfectly fine too.

Book your free ticket

To attend this session, please book a ticket using this link.