École cantonale d'art de Lausanne

The École cantonale d'art de Lausanne (ECAL) is a university of art and design based in Renens (in the urban area of Lausanne, Switzerland).

Lausanne Cantonale Art School
École Cantonale d'Art de Lausanne
Other name
University of Art and Design Lausanne
Former names
Cantonale School of Design and Applied Art
Typeart school
DirectorAlexis Georgacopoulos
AffiliationsUniversity of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland

It is affiliated to the University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland.[1]


ECAL offers a foundation year, bachelor, master and master in advanced studies degrees in different fields.[2]

Foundation yearEdit


  • Fine arts
  • Graphic design
  • Photography
  • Media & Interaction design
  • Film studies
  • Industrial design


  • Fine arts
  • Photography
  • Type design
  • Product design
  • Film studies - in collaboration with the Haute Ecole d'Art et Design (HEAD) in Geneva
  • Integrated Innovation for Product & Business Development - Innokick

Master of Advanced StudiesEdit

  • Design for Luxury & Craftsmanship
  • Design Research for Digital Innovation

See alsoEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. ^ University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, www.hes-so.ch (page visited on 24 April 2013).
  2. ^ "ECAL - STUDIES - ADMISSION - ONLINE REGISTRATION". ecal.ch. Retrieved 2021-08-03.

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Coordinates: 46°32′12″N 6°35′19″E / 46.53667°N 6.58861°E / 46.53667; 6.58861