PXL-MAD is the Art Department of the PXL University College. The PXL University College is a young dynamic and vibrant organisation; a centre of expertise for innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship. PXL offers bachelor and master programmes in Arts and professional bachelor progammes in Business, Education, Healthcare, IT, Media&Tourism, Music, Social Work and Technology.
XL-MAD, you just have to feel it. This can only happen by chatting with students who already attend the Art University, by chattering with PXL-MAD teachers/lectors, by visiting a PXL-MAD graduate who is employed in the job of our dreams, by taking classes during our open class days or by paying a visit during our information days.
- 9 departments
- 7 campus’
- 22 degree programmes
- 19 professional bachelor programmes
- 3 master programmes
- 5 advanced bachelor programmes
- 1 specific teacher training
- 20 post graduates
- 8.000 students
- 1.400 graduated professionals every year
- 900 staff members
- 17 expertise units
- 100.000 visitors each year for congresses, seminars and events
PXL-MAD IS AN ART UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF TRUST
You as a student are important at our school and my fellow-workers guarantee that you are offered education of superior quality. We want to build up a relationship of trust in an atmosphere of sincerity and mutual respect.
PXL-MAD IS A MODERN ART UNIVERSITY
We want to do pioneering work in terms of the application of new information and communication technologies in education. Innovatory technologies support our competence-aimed education. This means that the development of your competences, as they are required in the field of work, are central.
PXL-MAD IS AN ENTERPRISING AND NETWORKING UNIVERSITY
To be able to train students by means of competence-aimed education, the art world contributes greatly to our education. This way of (co)operation stimulates you to be ambitious and show enterprise. Our art university works actively on her – and therefore also on your – network. Prominent figures from in and out of Europe know and appreciate the PXL-MAD because of this. We are actively involved in consulting councils, the board of governors of different instances and organisations. This network guarantees your excellent (starting) position in the art world.
PXL-MAD IS AN INQUISITIVE SCHOOL OF ARTS
The cooperation with the art world is also revealed in constantly extending research. This improves the quality of your education. We do everything we can to build out an actual research climate. You get the chance to participate in thematic art research during your education.
PXL-MAD IS INTERNATIONAL
Various European and international exchange initiatives enable you to study abroad during your education. You can also acquire an international experience while staying in Hasselt by means of technology.
PXL-MAD IS A DEMOCRATIC UNIVERSITY
Your opinion matters at PXL-MAD. You are supported and guided to be able – as a student’s representative- to make your wishes and those of your fellow students known in consulting councils.
PXL-MAD IS A SUCCESSFUL Art UNIVERSITY
By offering education of superior quality and the necessary study and student guidance, we deliver a diploma that is very in demand on the art and job market. In short, PXL-MAD wants to be an open university: a place where various people live together and learn from each other in a climate of mutual respect.
More info about the PXL University College you find on www.pxl-mad.be