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Apply for the Postgraduate Open Thesis Fabrication – IAAC

Eligibility Criteria for Open Thesis Fabrication

Prior knowledge of Digital Fabrication Techniques and Digital Parametric Modelling.
Please note, for students undertaking a Master Program at IAAC, this is not necessary, as they will attain the necessary level of the eligibility criteria throughout the development of the Master Program.

APPLICATION AND SELECTION 

All Master Program applicants must enroll by submitting to [email protected].

You must submit all of the following documents:

1 A letter of intent (expressing the reasons that you wish to attend the chosen applied research program) maximum two A4 page pdf.
2. Curriculum vitae and sample of works, portfolio in pdf A4 format maximum 10MB.
3. Two letters of recommendation that you have to submit scanned.
4. Legalized copy of previous architecture or other related professional degrees. Please make sure that you arrange the legalization of your diploma as required depending on the country of your origin. More info here
5. An official translation in Spanish (if needed) of your diploma (all the others documents should be in English). More info here
6. The completed application form (online form) (in English).
7. A copy of valid passport (valid copy of I.D. is accepted)

8. Non-refundable application fee to be paid to the bank information below:

Application fees:

1st Deadline: 31st Dec. 2015 –application fee is waived for this period.

2nd Deadline: 28th Feb. 2016 – 60€

3rd Deadline: 30th Apr. 2016 – 120€

Bank: Santander
Agency: 6784
IBAN – ES55 0049 6784 3226 1615 5632
SWIFT – BSCHESMMXX
Holder : Institut d’Arquitectura Avançada de Catalunya.
Address: Via Augusta, nº182 (Es 08021 Barcelona)

 

Note: Make sure that bank transferring SUBJECT is the applicant’s name, and not the person who orders the transfer. Also make sure to select the SWITF instructions code “OUR” when ordering the bank transfer. This means that you have to pay the transfer charges.

All documents should be submitted in English. These documents will be reviewed and will serve to determine whether student will be admitted to the program.

FEES AND PAYMENTS:
The tuition fee for the OTF program is 6,200€.
Payment must be made in full before the beginning of the program.
Materials for prototypes and experiments will NOT be provided by IAAC. Nonetheless, IAAC will support participants (with reference letters or other) in seeking material donations from industrial companies.

All payments must be paid  by bank transfer only to:

Bank: Santander
Agency: 6784
IBAN – ES55 0049 6784 3226 1615 5632
SWIFT – BSCHESMMXX
Holder : Institut d’Arquitectura Avançada de Catalunya.
Address: Via Augusta, nº182 (Es 08021 Barcelona)

Note: Make sure that bank transferring SUBJECT is the applicant’s name, and not the person who orders the transfer. Also make sure to select the SWITF instructions code “OUR” when ordering the bank transfer. This means that you have to pay the transfer charges.