Total number of students: 1 450
Number of foreign students: 44
Date of foundation: 1921
KSADA is the only higher educational establishment which prepares designers of manufactured goods, specialists in such spheres as graphic design, interior designing, design of decorative textiles and clothes, commercial and industrial advertising, corporate look, and packing. Our graduates successfully work at factories and in agencies in many segments of industry, in design organisations, business and industrial companies and associations, cultural and art organisations, higher schools, and colleges. The Academy is also designated as a centre of the art culture. It prepares highly qualified specialists who work in various spheres of artistry, namely easel painting, easel graphic works, book graphic works, poster, monumental-and-decorative painting and stained-glass window, architectural-and-decorative plastic arts and sculpture, and restoration of works of arts.