First Degree Academic Diploma
Visual Arts Department – DAPL01

  1. Corso
  2. Study plan
  3. Professors
  4. Scholarships

Friuli Venezia Giulia has a long artistic and painting tradition and the First Level Academic Course in Painting promoted by ABA UD takes origin from this.

A new educational offer that wishes to support artistic development of all students coming from the Region and not only that, starting from history, but looking towards the future with a modern approach, answering the needs of young artists and favouring their cultural growth.

Students can experience various imaging techniques: indian ink, oils, graphite, charcoal, inks and any other material fit for the formation of the student and for the creation of his works.

A course of study with strong cultural bases and lab practice, built in order to help improve and grow the artistic sensitivity and the skills of each ABA UD student.

The Painting course wishes to form artistic skills and qualified professionalism that, keeping in mind technical innovation and plurality of languages, may help develop an individual search within painting itself linked to traditional techniques and their elaboration experimenting with new forms of expression.

Professional opportunities

Students with a Painting degree can carry out professional activities in different fields, both in the freelance art profession and in the field of visual arts and creative activities, as well as collaborating in the different fields of its application, such as planning, designing, and specific interventions in painting, both using traditional tools and with new technologies and new pictorial expressions found in national and international exhibitions.

First Year HOUR CFA
Discipline teoriche
ABST47 45 6
ABST47 45 6
ABAV6 75 6
ABST46 30 4
Discipline teorico-pratiche
ABAV1 100 8
ABAV5 150 12
ABST58 75 6
ABAV3 100 8
ABTEC39 50 4
Second Year HOUR CFA
Discipline teoriche
ABST47 45 6
ABST47 45 6
ABST45 45 6
ABLE70 45 6
ABPC65 45 6
Discipline teorico-pratiche
ABAV01 100 6
ABAV05 150 12
ABAV06 75 6
ABAV05 75 6
Third Year HOUR CFA
Discipline teoriche
ABST51 30 6
ABST59 45 6
Discipline teorico-pratiche
ABPR31 75 10
ABAV05 150 12

Professors are already artists and valuable scholars, ready to transfer technical knowledge and “secrets” learned during their artistic profession, following the great academic teaching tradition .
The educational offer is based on a multi-disciplinary model geared toward innovation.

Students follow their theoretical individual studies but they also join group workshops where they share artistic design and its applications and expressions.

During the three-year-course, “Visiting Artists” will hold lectures, seminars and workshops covering specific topics, useful for educational and professional growth, there will also be exhibitions and collaboration with public and private entities, where students will be given a chance to deepen their cultural level and better develop their critical abilities to better read and analyze the language of Visual Arts.


The Accademia di Belle Arti GB Tiepolo offers  deserving students with an ISEE lower than 36.000 euro, enrolled in the first year of courses, the possibility to have a 1,200 euro scholarship as a reduction of their academic  fees through a ranking list published, within the month of October, on the official site. Economic requirements will be examined based on the student family’s  income and assets, keeping in mind the (ISEE), certificate of economic status for the 2019 solar year. Such certificate must be submitted within the terms indicated in the special section (Notices).

Benefits and Special Deals
Right to University Education – ARDISS

The Regional Agency for the Right to Higher Education-ARDISS supports students with a  Regional Call for the assignation of benefits and for the provision of services for the right to university education: contributions for scholarships, international exchange, allocation of student accommodations and discounts for the university cafeteria.

Grants for scholarships are awarded to students attending all Universities legally located in Friuli Venezia Giulia and all AFAM Institutions. Students of the Accademia Tiepolo applying for scholarships may request further information at

ARDISS Information in Udine

Viale Ungheria, 39/b – 33100 Udine
+39 0432 245772

Due to the Covid-19 epidemic, there will be no admission test to ABA UD for the a.y. 2020/2021

Registration to the Graphic design for enterprise course, will be accepted to complete the programmed number of 60 seats.

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