Welcome to the Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools

Providing Australian art and design schools with leadership, support and advocacy since 1981.

2021 ACUADS/DDCA Conference

28 October – 29 October

The 2021 ACUADS Conference, developed in partnership with the Australian Council of Deans and Directors of Creative Arts (DDCA), explores the theme of networks to consider their possibilities in response to the challenges and future agendas of the Tertiary Art, Design and Creative Arts sector.


  • ACUADS AGM 2020
    This year’s Annual General Meeting will be held virtually on Thursday 3 December 2020 via…

ACUADS provided our teaching team with resources to trial a studio in regional Victoria interacting with the local community – an invaluable and unique experience for the students.

Dr Judith Glover
Industrial Design Program, RMIT University