Frequently Asked Questions

The yearly tuition fee for the BA (Hons) validated programmes is 14.000€.
The tuition fee for the Design Foundation Course is 4.000€

The Academy is located in the town of Monda, Malaga province, Southern Spain.

You should apply as soon as possible in order to reserve a place. This place is only guaranteed once you formally register i.e. having paid towards the tuition fee.

The Design Foundation Course fees (4.000€) should be paid in full prior to the start of the course.
For the BA (Hons) validated programmes, the 1st year fees must be paid in full (14.000€) prior to the start of the academic year. In the 2nd and the 3rd years, we accept payment in three instalments (Yearly total 14.000€) during the academic year. An initial minimum payment of 6.000€ secures your place.

As a private institution we are unable to provide fully funded scholarships. Alternatively, we do offer a financial aid programme.This programme is competitive and consists of a reduction in fees of 1.000€ for six successful applicants.
Many of our students are eligible for government grants for study overseas. Please check with your home country’s education authority for guidance.

We do accept transfer students with a full year of like-for-like credits. Each case is reviewed individually, and applicants will be asked to send in transcripts and a portfolio after completing their academic year from their current studies.

Students rent privately with individual landlords. Students wishing to live locally in Monda may contact the local letting agent, Maria Luna, of Monda Propiedades via Whatsapp at +34 699 415 427.

The Design Foundation Course February and May intakes can be taken as online live classes or physically at the Academy. All our other programmes require in-person attendance only.

You are most welcome to visit the Academy, Mon-Fri 1000-1500hrs (including Summer months). Please email us at to schedule a visit.

We do not participate in any exchange programmes.

Each academic year of the BA (Hons) validated programmes awards 120 UK core credits.

We are currently working on validating a Master programme. Please continue to look out on our webpage for further updates.

Non-EU students require a visa to travel to Spain and study.

If you are a citizen of an EU country, you do not need a visa to enter Spain.