The portfolio should provide the best examples of creative intellectual activity and recent professional work.

Requirements

Portfolio can either be submitted online via SlideRoom or by sending the link for your Portfolio website to ID@carleton.ca. The portfolio should provide the best examples of creative intellectual activity and recent professional work that indicates the applicant is sufficiently prepared to pursue studies in the program. These activities may be represented by proposals, reports, and/or analysis documents. Emphasis should be placed on evidence of understanding the communication of design ideas in visual form.

Technical Specifications for Slideroom

Portfolio should not exceed 20 samples. Each sample should be prepared as either JPG or PDF, in either horizontal and/or vertical orientation. Samples should not exceed 1024 × 768 pixels.

Name each sample as Lastname-Firstname_01.jpg (or pdf), Lastname-Firstname_02.jpg etc.

Submission

Submit portfolio samples online using Slideroom.

For reviewing purposes, upload one sample at a time. Additional instructions will be available after logging into Slideroom.

Slideroom will be available starting January 16, 2020. Please note there is a $10(US) administration fee to set up a Slideroom account.

Start your application

Applications are managed by the Graduate Admissions Department, and portfolios are submitted online to Slideroom.