About Us


Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design (DJCAD) is the Creative Hub at the heart of the University of Dundee. It is ranked as one of the top art institutions in the UK and has an outstanding reputation in both practice and research.

The school has repeatedly been rated as the top institute in Scotland for research in Art and Design and as one of the best in the UK in the latest Research Assessment Exercise.

At DJCAD, teaching and learning are led by research. Many faculty members are currently practitioners in Art and Design who are engaged in world class research. This creates a flow of ideas and achievements across the teaching and professional artistic realms.