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Studying with us during coronavirus in 2021


Start your career in Photography

Our photographic facilities and staff are some of the best in the UK to help students realise their creative ambition. You’ll be encouraged to develop your own personal approach through practical classes, demonstrations, lectures and tutorials, and to discover your passion within the field, whether that's editorial, photojournalism, portraiture, fashion, exhibitions or new media.

  • Virtual Open Event

    Starting to think about uni? Come along to find out if we’re the right choice for you. This is your opportunity to learn about our courses, see our campus and facilities and get personalised advice about life at uni.

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Your learning in 2021

We’ve developed our teaching and learning strategy to incorporate all we’ve learnt about online learning during COVID-19 to ensure you get the most out of your course.

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Get to know your course

  • MDX Art & Design Degree Show

    Meet Photography alumni (and semi-professional footballer!) Scott Thomas, who talks through his final year project centred around 'alternative living'.

  • Studying Fine Art and Photography at MDX

    Join Director of Programmes Anne Burke and lecturer John Timberlake to find out more about studying Photography and Fine Art at MDX.


As a photography student you will work in a broad range of facilities, including four professional studios.

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Student work


    LUCID is a collective of work from our final year BA photography students. Make sure you take a look at the amazing virtual gallery experience!

    Explore the gallery

  • MDX Creative Graduates website

    Take a look at all the amazing work of last year's graduating students.

    Browse all creative graduates

Sade Mia’s work documents the hours filled with perfect nothingness as a teenager

Read about recent graduate Sade and her incredible photographic series 'Heston Kids' which explores teenage life and documenting South Asian identity.

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Course news

MDX alumna's image for National Portrait Gallery and Duchess of Cambridge Hold Still project goes viral

Did you know that an MDX photography alumna is behind a defining image of Britain's resilience in the face of the pandemic?

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Application help

  • 10 steps to creating your Art & Design portfolio

    When putting together a portfolio, there’s really nothing to fear. Take a look at this video for some tips on how to get started.

  • Building your art and design portfolio for university

    Senior lecturer in Art and Design Beverley Speight gives some great advice on building your portfolio!

Meet your Course Ambassador, Jess

Jess is a current student at Middlesex and is here to answer any questions you might have about the course, student life or studying at university.

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Find out more about Photography courses

Find out all the details you need to apply for these courses.

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