Based on 70 years of excellence and notoriety, Ryerson FCAD is recognized as a prominent thought leader and educator in media, design and the creative industries with strong links to influencers and strategic partners from around the world.
I fell in love with the creative industries (both from an artistic perspective as well as a business one) and my program really allowed me to hone my skills in negotiation, pitching, writing, and finance.
3 Entrepreneurial Zones
142 Labs and Studios
18 Research Centres
A Unique Ecosystem within Ryerson
Ryerson FCAD offers research, education and innovation in media, design and the creative industries across 9 schools, many of which are one-of-a-kind in Canada or have been identified as the top in their field both nationally and internationally. FCAD collaborates with leading international universities, public institutions and industry in developing pathways for the future of the creative fields.
An International Perspective on Education and Innovation
Four international FCAD hubs in London, Dubai, Tuscany and New York, 38 semester abroad programs, 20 short-term intensives, and many virtual collaboration courses, all of which are global experiences that are unique to FCAD.
Interdisciplinary Collaboration with Leading Edge Technology
FCAD offers an interdisciplinary educational experience that blends practice with innovation while providing students and faculty the freedom to question social norms and to become leaders in the creative fields. We take on challenges beyond the imagined and immerse ourselves in worlds that explore design and storytelling.
A Creative Ecosystem
The Catalyst at FCAD
Canada’s leading research hub in communication and design, home to 15 labs and centres.