The health, safety and well-being of our students, staff and visitors have always been NAFA’s top priority. We have implemented Safe Management measures in line with Singapore government directives. As timeslots for each exhibition/activity are limited due to capacity limit, vaccinated individuals are required to make an advance booking for their preferred date/timeslot prior their visit to our campuses.

Event Highlights

Admissions

Admissions

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Scholarships and Financial Aid Schemes

Scholarships and Financial Aid Schemes

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Forum: Diploma Studies at Design & Media and Fashion Studies

Forum: Diploma Studies at Design & Media and Fashion Studies

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Forum - Introduction to NAFA’s School of Music: Pathways and Prospects in Pursuit of Musical Excellence

Forum - Introduction to NAFA’s School of Music: Pathways and Prospects in Pursuit of Musical Excellence

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Degree Studies with UAL: BA(Hons) Fine Art  & BA(Hons) Design Practice

Degree Studies with UAL: BA(Hons) Fine Art & BA(Hons) Design Practice

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Forum: Diploma Studies at 3D Design and Fine Art

Forum: Diploma Studies at 3D Design and Fine Art

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Forum: Why it's beneficial for International Students to study in Singapore at NAFA

Forum: Why it's beneficial for International Students to study in Singapore at NAFA

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Forum - What is Arts Management?

Forum - What is Arts Management?

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Forum: Introduction to the BA (Hons) Performance Making: Don’t Wait for Opportunities, Create Them.

Forum: Introduction to the BA (Hons) Performance Making: Don’t Wait for Opportunities, Create Them.

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Forum - Introduction to the Diploma in Dance: Dance in A Brave New World

Forum - Introduction to the Diploma in Dance: Dance in A Brave New World

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Forum - Introduction to the Diploma in Theatre (English/Mandarin Drama)

Forum - Introduction to the Diploma in Theatre (English/Mandarin Drama)

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Event Agenda

3
JAN

Learn the basics of putting together a digital portfolio — statement of intent, artworks to include, preparation of images and common mistakes to avoid while preparing for your portfolio. 

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14 - 15
JAN

Find out how to apply to NAFA and the admissions requirements for various programmes. Application fee is waived until 15 Jan!

For Singaporeans and Permanent Residents, click here to watch the pre-recorded webinar.
For International Students, click here to watch the pre-recorded webinar.

14 - 15
JAN

Scan the QR codes along Bencoolen Street to explore the Final Year Projects completed by the students from the School of Art & Design (SOAD). *No bookings needed for this showcase.

14
JAN

Observe NAFA’s ballet conservatory-style training in action.

Please note that visitors should be punctual for activities with performances. 

14 - 15
JAN

Enjoy a showcase of the shortlisted works from the collaboration between our Year 2 Diploma (Object and Jewellery) students and Daiohs Singapore. The collaboration aims to redesign the outlook of Daiohs' coffee machines.

14 - 15
JAN

Curious about what our BA (Hons) Design Practice students do in their first semester? Take a sneak peek of their works in this exploratory showcase!

14 - 15
JAN

Consult our lecturers on the best-suited course for you. Find out more about the various financial assistance schemes available at NAFA.

14 - 15
JAN

Browse through all the exciting projects by our SOAD Diploma students. Spanning across various disciplines, this showcase provides insight into the creative outcomes of all 12 art and design diploma courses.

Join our students live on Instagram (@NAFA_SG) and hear more about their experiences as a School of Art & Design student:
  • 3.00pm - 3D Design Students
  • 3.30pm - Fine Art Students
  • 4.00pm - Design & Media Students
  • 4.30pm - Fashion Studies Students

14 - 15
JAN

Be inspired by a retrospective showcase of our graduating Degree works – featuring more than 10 alumni artists and designers who are currently leading in various industries.

14 - 15
JAN

Get a glimpse of the student projects and artworks by the Arts Management programme and discover more about the roles of art managers.

Why NAFA

Established in 1938, the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) is Singapore’s pioneer arts education institution, well-reputed for nurturing diverse artistic talents.

Through industry-led practice and experiential learning, NAFA nurtures creative talents who lead in both traditional and contemporary art practices.

The academy offers full-time diploma courses through the School of Art & Design comprising Fine Art, 3D Design, Design & Media and Fashion Studies Programmes; School of Arts Management, Dance & Theatre; and School of Music.

With 13 Cultural Medallion Award recipients and 14 Young Artist Award winners among its prominent alumni, NAFA remains committed to inspire learning, resilience and growth through the arts.

Explore Our Programmes
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Dedicated faculty

Our dedicated team of experts and specialists will inspire your learning and help you become a confident leader in your chosen field.

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Practice-led curriculum

Our curriculum embraces a contemporary practice that leverages on our cultural heritage, with the aim of nurturing your creative attitudes and critical thinking.

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Industry-based learning

We offer authentic learning opportunities through industrial attachments and internships, industry and community projects, and teaching practices through a steadfast network of esteemed creative industry partners.

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Overseas learning

Our overseas programmes will enable you to gain critical insight and global exposure to current ideas and innovations.

Frequently asked questions

More Questions?

Yes, you will need to register for an account here as well as book the slots for the activities and slots.

No, this registration is for the NAFA Open House 2022 only. You should apply for our courses here: https://online.nafa.edu.sg/Enrolment/LoginPage.aspx

If you have booked slots for any of the zoom webinars, you will need to have access to internet, download and sign in to the Zoom app via a personal computer or mobile device (e.g. phone, tablet).

We would use it to share more information about NAFA, our courses and activities with you. Rest assured that we are compliant with the PDPA and that your data is safe with us.

This website would still be available to visitors after the Open House and recorded webinars held during the event will be accessible, so you can still pop by whenever it is convenient for you till then! However, for selected exhibitions, activities and live demos held on our campuses, they will no longer be available after the Open House.

This is a hybrid event. Some activities, talks, demos and workshops will be held either physically on our campuses or via Zoom webinars.