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University of the Arts London

University of the Arts London


Ranked second in the world for Art and Design in the 2021 QS World University Rankings®, University of the Arts London embodies creativity. UAL is comprised of six Colleges, each with a long established, global reputation for producing outstanding work. Together, they form a vibrant, artistic community, and the teaching staff is made up of professional creatives, including artists, photojournalists and games designers. The Colleges are: Camberwell College of Arts, Central Saint Martins, Chelsea College of Arts, London College of Communication, London College of Fashion and Wimbledon College of Arts. UAL courses are designed to stimulate original thinking and rigorously develop talent in a supportive and nurturing environment. You will expand your horizons, be inspired by new ideas and collaborate with people from different cultures and traditions. UAL is a place to meet new people, try new things, discover unexpected talents and live in one of the world’s most exciting cities. Studying in London gives you a unique perspective on art and design. The face of the city is constantly changing, with a thriving culture of pop-ups, street art and performance spaces.

Scholarships and grants

UAL International Postgraduate £5000 Scholarships
This scholarship provides a £5,000 tuition fee waiver for a full-time or part-time taught master’s course at one of UAL’s 6 Colleges. Up to 200 UAL International Postgraduate £5,000 Scholarships are available. Applications open in late April and close in June. More information available on our website here:,000-scholarships.

The UK hosts some of the most internationally recognised art schools and award-winning conservatoires. Discover some of the places that open up your future in music, arts or performance and the process to submit a successful application, slightly different to a standard programme.
Sarah Lebrecht, Student Recruitment Manager, University of the Arts London (UAL)
Sarah Lebrecht, Student Recruitment Manager, University of the Arts London (UAL)
Sarah Lebrecht is a Student Recruitment Manager at UAL, looking after Europe, East Asia and Canada. She has worked for UAL for over four years advising students on applying to UAL’s different colleges and art and design courses, including how to put together a portfolio.
Leva Lakute, Student Recruitment and International Relations Officer, Trinity Laban
Leva Lakute, Student Recruitment and International Relations Officer, Trinity Laban
Based within the Student Recruitment & International team at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance, Ieva advises students about studying a performing arts degree in London. She also builds partnerships with schools, college counsellors and educational advisers across Europe. Having been an international student herself, she has a good understanding of the types of questions that are important for international students.


Architecture, building and planning
  • Architecture
Art and Design
  • Art and Design
Business, management and administrative studies
  • Management studies
Computer science
  • Computer science
Creative arts
  • Cinematics and photography
  • Crafts
  • Design studies
  • Drama
  • Fine art
Engineering and technology
  • Polymers and textiles
Film, Cinematics & Photography
  • Film, Cinematics & Photography
Game Design
  • Game Design
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
  • MBA
Media studies
  • Media studies
  • Audio recording and production
  • Sound and music for games
  • Sound engineering
  • Applied psychology
  • Child psychology
  • Clinical psychology
  • Developmental psychology
  • Educational psychology
Publishing, media and information management
  • Publicity studies



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