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Today's visionaries inspiring the leaders of tomorrow.

Ryerson FCAD is an impactful education hub and innovation ecosystem at the heart of Canada's media, design and creative industries. It is grounded in Canadian values but with a truly international perspective and scope. It is home to many of Canada's top schools and programs in their field and recognized as a leading institution around the world.

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Top Schools in the Field

FCAD’s nine schools offer 22 professional programs that are best in class in Canada and are recognized amongst the top programs internationally. Presenting a uniquely interdisciplinary post-secondary education that blends a variety of fields, experiential learning, innovation and technology, students are equipped with 21-century skills, empowering them to become the creative leaders of tomorrow.

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Creative Technology

Blending state-of-the-art technology with creative inspiration, FCAD is pushing the boundaries of creative exploration. FCAD’s network focuses on creative technological applications, whether it’s large-scale digital projects, advanced robotics or fabrication, FCAD’s expansive network ensures students across all nine schools are at the forefront of what technology has to offer.

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Through boundary-pushing scholarly, research and creative activity, FCAD’s researchers make their mark across the global creative industries. With 18 research centres, dozens of international academic partnerships with leading educational institutions, and an array of top industry collaborations, we bring brilliant minds together from across the creative industries to explore, innovate and impact the world we live in.

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Creative Entrepreneurship

FCAD nurtures the entrepreneurial and creative potential of students by encouraging risk-taking , the exploration of new ideas, and the development of creative skills and values. Embedded into our four creative zones, innovative curriculum and multi-disciplinary programs, FCAD’s entrepreneurial focus prepares students for the real world and empowers them to be nimble, innovative and resourceful. 


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All in-person Ryerson University events from now until May 1 have been cancelled or postponed, opens in new window as part of the university’s effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19. 

See below for a list of virtual events hosted by the FCAD and Ryerson University community.

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