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.

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International student life

Find out more about life as an International student at UCA.

Explore our extraordinary campuses

Our campuses are home to some of the UK's best creative arts facilities. View them for yourself from the comfort of your own home.

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Contact us

If you have any questions about the admissions process or your application, please contact the International Admissions team.


+44 (0)1252 892 838


If you are applying from India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka, please email

If you are applying from anywhere else, please email