We are the only school in Russia offering a unique opportunity to obtain a British degree in Art & Design, while studying in Moscow.

All programmes share a strong culture of experimentation, innovation and debate within different approaches and cirricula. Their shared aim is to provide a dynamic and vibrant environment that encourages creativity and originality, diversity in thinking, opinions and ideologies.

All our British educational degrees are fully validated by University of Hertfordshire.

University of Hertfordshire
In addition to its British BA programmes, the School offers various CPD programmes designed for students with diverse educational and professional background interested in further professional development.

These courses will allow you to acquire new skills for your job, prepare yourself for a next professional challenge or start a new career in the field of creative industries.

All CPD programmes are delivered in Russian.

BHSAD offers an annual programme of 50+ short courses in a variety of subjects taught by our expert practitioners.

The courses are taught in Russian only. Full list and descriptions are available on the Russian version of the website.
We offer a number of Preparatory courses that are aimed at bringing students into contact with art and design education and offering them programmes that correspond with their specific needs and levels.

The courses offer an opportunity to enhance various creative qualifications, the ultimate goal being for students to be able to progress to starting a professional degree in art and design education.

It is also a good chance to investigate whether a degree at BHSAD and the prospect of a career in the creative industry are a viable option for you.
Short courses PRO at BHSAD is an opportunity to obtain a completely new profession in a period of 3 months. The educational programmes are well supported with a practical part. From day one students are involved in real collaborations with the industry which allows them to get a valuable experience of the new profession as well as a set of most relevant and sought after skills.
Britanka ArtsCool is designed for kids from 12 to 16 years old and provides a strong grounding in the field of visual arts and digital design. It encourages creative and personal growth through self-expression. Each course creates a dynamic environment wh ere students build self-confidence along with a foundation of creative and technical skills.

It is a great opportunity for kids and teens to develop art and design skills alongside energetic and creative peers who are passionate about what they are doing. Teaching skills such as critical thinking, innovation and visual literacy, Britanka ArtsCool helps kids learn to solve problems creatively, find new ways of expression and become designers of their own worlds.

British Further and Higher education programmes

BHSAD offers following programmes validated by the University of Hertfordshire (UK) for delivery in Moscow:

- BA (Hons) Fashion
- BA (Hons) Fine Art
- BA (Hons) Graphic Design
- BA (Hons) Illustration
- BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design
- BA (Hons) Product Design

Graduates of British higher education courses offered in Russia receive academic awards from the University of Hertfordshire which opens wide career opportunities on a global level. Thanks to the credit system and validated educational programmes, the years spent at BHSAD turn into a freely convertible asset which the student may carry over to other international educational institutions. Needless to say that our students can freely transfer to the University of Hertfordshire and return back in any semester during their studies.

Continuing Professional Development

Short courses

Preparatory courses

Short courses PRO


Short courses PRO

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March 2018

Event design

March 2018

contemporary ceramics and art in ceramics

March 2018


March 2018

Interior decoration

March 2018

Design thinking


Portfolio preparation

3 weeks
Language: russian