Arts and Design


School of Arts and Design

The School of Arts and Design (ESAD.CR) is nationally and internationally recognised for its creative teaching methodologies and applied research. Founded in 1988, this school attracts students from all over the world every academic year. ESAD.CR currently has around 1,600 students and over 130 experienced teachers, who have been internationally distinguished in the most wide-ranging creative areas.

Located in Campus 3, in the city of Caldas da Rainha, an important centre for ceramic production, the school’s main building has studio spaces and workshops, being one of the most unique and complete national projects of artistic education. The campus is made of four spacious and well-equipped buildings and set between oaks and pines.