Join our global student community to learn creative skills from industry experts in one of the world's leading creative economies.
If you're looking for a degree course to help you build a career in the creative industries, the UK is an exciting place to study. Its creative sector is one of the fastest-growing areas of the economy, employing 3.2million people and making £101.5billion a year. Meanwhile, the city of London is known throughout the world as a driving force in the global creative economy.
Why study at UCA
As one of the largest specialist creative arts universities in Europe, our students chose to study here because...
We work with creative employers to design courses that will give you the knowledge and skills that are most in-demand in your specialist field. As a result, we are known across the world for educating graduates who are sought-after in the creative industries.
Almost one-fifth (17 per cent) of our students come to study with us from overseas, travelling from 91 different nations.
Our UK campuses are all within an hour's travel from London - an ideal location to build contacts and gain industry experience.
Explore our courses
As well as undergraduate and postgraduate courses, we offer a range of programmes tailored to help our International students prepare for UK degree courses.
Applying to UCA
Learn more about how to apply to UCA as an international student.
International student life
Find out more about life as an International student at UCA.
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Explore our extraordinary campuses
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Explore our international blogs
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Keep in touch
If you have any questions about the admissions process or your application, please contact the International Admissions team.
If you are applying from India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka, please email email@example.com.
If you are applying from anywhere else, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.