The University of Wales, Newport, is one of the leading providers of photographic education in the UK and the photography department enjoys an excellent reputation both nationally and internationally. The extensive portfolio of Photography programmes at Newport includes BA (Hons) Documentary Photography, BA (Hons) Photographic Art and BA (Hons) Photography for Fashion and Advertising at Undergraduate level and MFA Contemporary Photographic Practice and MA/MFA Documentary Photography at Postgraduate level.
Newport’s photography students benefit from the excellent photographic facilities on offer and course delivery by leading practitioners within the subject area. Our students are the recipients of some of the most prestigious awards in photography.
Graduates from Photography courses at Newport have gone on to be professionally immersed in photography and publishing and many graduates now work at the highest levels of the industry. The celebration of the 100 Years of Photography at Newport culminated in a special Alumni Exhibition held at the University’s City Campus Wall Gallery. This exhibition saw some of the many successful photographers to emerge from courses at the University of Wales, Newport come together to demonstrate the significant influence Newport has had on the world of photography.