Information for students from China

We are delighted you are considering joining UCA to study! Here, you will be able to set your creativity free, learn a wealth of transferable skills, get unique industry insight and be prepared for a successful career in the creative industries.

This page should give you all the information you need to know about applying to UCA from your country, and more about life at UCA too.

And, if you have any questions, see the Get In Touch section to call or email your country’s specialist contact.

入读 UCA

英国创意艺术大学(简称 UCA)欢迎中国学生入读预科、本科和研究生课程。平均每年有150名中国学生就读 UCA。

作为国际学生在此求学

作为欧洲地区最大型的创意艺术专业类大学之一,我校在全球享负盛名。详细了解国际学生为何能凭借 UCA 学历在创意行业取得领先优势。

为何在英国学习?

如果您的理想是在创意行业大展拳脚,那么来英国接受创意艺术专业教育就是奠定基础的最佳途径。这是因为:

  • 英国是国际公认学习艺术设计的最佳地点,并且在创意和创新方面处于世界领先地位。
  • 英国是一个多元化的国家,这里的生活充满精彩。英国及其邻近的欧洲城市的艺术、建筑和历史可以给人很大的启发。
  • 在英国,创意行业的扩张速度是本国经济体中其它行业的两倍,这意味着您在求学期间和毕业之后将能获得大量机会。
  • 您可以采用实验及分析方法进行创作,并形成一种思辨性的开放视角。这种思维方式可使我们的学生成为全球范围内个性独特、就业优势突出的毕业生。

Entry requirements

If you do not have UK qualifications, we will consider equivalent qualifications from China for entry onto our Foundation, Bachelor’s and Master’s courses.

Each application we receive is considered individually and therefore these qualifications are provided as a guide.

Please also check the entry requirements on the specific course you are interested in to check for course-specific requirements.

If you are not sure if you have the necessary qualifications please contact internationaladmissions@uca.ac.uk.


For our Bachelor's courses, we usually require that you have:

  • Chinese Senior School graduation with 12 years of completed school study, plus a recognised International Foundation course
  • A transcript showing successful completion of one year of university study at a recognised Chinese university with average of 70%

For our International Foundation in Creative Practices and our Integrated International Foundation courses, we usually require that you have a Chinese Senior School graduation with 11 or 12 years of completed school study, with an average of 70% or above.

For our International Integrated Pre Master Courses (IIPM) we require a recognised bachelor degree or 3 year diploma with an average score of 70% or above, plus a strong portfolio (for IIPM only) in a relevant subject.

For our Master's courses, we usually require that you have successfully completed your Bachelor's degree from a recognised university with an average score of 70% or above.

Scholarships & bursaries

UCA offers a number of fee discounts, also known as scholarships, specific to students from overseas.

These discounts are available to new international students and international alumni, who have graduated within the last three years. 

To find out more about what is available, whether you are eligible, and how to apply, visit our scholarships page.

Overseas representatives &
institutional partners

UCA works with a number of overseas representatives who can help you make an application to UCA. 

ArtOne International Education (Guangzhou) Ltd

Beijing Aiwei International Cultural Communication

Beijing Beixin Yingyi Education Investment Management

Beijing Bright Future International Management Consultants

Beijing Guo Ke Hua Lun Edu

Beijing Huajiaowanbang International Education & Technology

Beijing Lsk Education Service

Beijing Ming Dao Yuan Technology

Beijing Yulongshikong Education Technology Development

Chengdu Can-Trust Education Consulting

China Prospect Culture Exchange (Beijing) Co., Ltd

Communication University of China, Nanjing

Global Education Channel

Golden Arrow Overseas Consulting

Guangzhou Meiyu Education Consulting Co.,Ltd

Guangzhou Zhengsuo Education Consulting Co. Ltd.

Hangzhou Fuyang Guildford Education Training School (Guildford College Group)

iHorizon Group (HK)

Metro Consulting PTE. LTD

NSG Information Centre

Oxbridge International Group limited

Telfort Education Group

XiaMen Waijing JiaoYu Keji Ltd

Xinquan Global Education

Yi Si Chuang Yi Education Consulting (Tianjin)

Beijing Aoji Education Consulting Ltd.

Education International Cooperation (EIC) Group Limited

Liu Cheng International Group

Global Education Technology

Beijing New Oriental Vision Overseas Consulting

United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

Amber Education Holding Limited

Elite International Art Education

Index Education Servies Ltd

JJL

Merrill Link International Education

ROSSOARTS

Shangdong Chamber of International Commerce Service for Overseas Study Qingao Office

Shanghai Tengyun Educational Investment Co., Ltd.

Shinyway International Education Group

VA Art Education (Hangzhou Company)

Bright Can-Achieve Limited

Wiseway Global

Chivast Education International

Rhodium Education Services

UCA is pleased to work with a number of education institutions in China.

Sichuan Conservatory of Music

Sichuan Conservatory of Music

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Tianfu College of Southwest University of Finance and Economics

Beijing Film Academy

Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology

Canvard University, Beijing Technology and Business University

China Foreign Affairs University School of International Education

Chinese Service Center for Scholarly Exchange (CSCSE)

Communication University of China

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China Central Academy of Fine Arts

Renmin University of China

Dalian University

China University of Geosciences

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College of Continuing Education of Shanghai University

Communication University of China, Nanjing

South China University of Technology

Guangzhou Experimental High School

Guangdong University of Finance, China

Guangdong University of Foreign Studies

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Xianda College of Economics and Humanities, Shanghai International Studies University

Shanghai Vancouver Film School, Shanghai University

Soochow University

Telfort Education Group

Wuhan Textile University

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Jimei University

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Xinghai Conservatory of Music

Xi’an Eurasia University

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Get in touch

Our dedicated team in China is here to help!

Simon Lin

Smile Lu

  • Local Representative (Southern & Central China)
  • smile.lu@uca.ac.uk
  • Phone: +86 (0)1505 021 7905
  • WeChat ID: 15050217905

Rollie Luo

  • Local Representative (Southwest China)
  • juan.luo.e1@uca.ac.uk 
  • Phone: +86 (0)1812 330 9987
  • WeChat ID: 1139536364

Felicity Fang