New courses at UCA

As a specialist arts university, we create new courses to keep up with the demands of the creative industry. Our programmes are designed to inspire, encourage collaboration and enhance your creative career. By studying with us, you're investing in your future.

You'll be taught by academics who are leading practitioners in their fields, with fantastic links to the creative industries. These close connections help us to keep our courses in line with the latest industry trends, and prepare you for professional practice.

Choosing to study with us will give you the freedom to discover your own personal style in our creative community with state-of-the-art facilities and inspirational, talented staff.

New Pre-degree & Foundation studies courses

Extended Diploma in Art & Design - Farnham

New to our Farnham campus for September 2020 entry. The Extended Diploma is a two-year, full-time course for students allows you to try out a wide range of art and design subjects or specialise directly before choosing a degree subject.

Extended Diploma in Fashion Business & Retail

This two-year course is designed to be taken after your GCSEs and provides you with an introduction to the business of fashion, teaching you skills such as how to time manage, solve complex problems, and take responsibility for development and research. 

New Undergraduate courses

BA Acting

Our BA (Hons) Acting course at UCA Rochester is designed for the performer of the future. Available for September 2020 entry.

BA Ceramics & Glass

This course embraces diverse approaches to ceramics and glass, supporting students with both art and design centred interests. Available for September 2019 entry.

BSc Computer Games Technology

This new course that allows you to apply your technical skills and creativity within the growing computer games industry and beyond. Available for September 2019 entry.

BA Event & Promotion Management

On this course you'll explore what is required to set up your own events business as a self-starter or make an impact on the events industry at a national and international level. Available for September 2020 entry. 

BA HR Management

This course offers you the human resources (HR) knowledge and skills that employers value. You'll cover contemporary perspectives on HR, operations management, law and more. Available for September 2020 entry.

BSc Industrial Design

This course is ideal for students with the desire to design and shape mass products for our everyday need and use. Our primary focus is on the manufacturing process, a critical factor in overall product development and viability within the competitive marketplace. Available for September 2019 entry.

BA International Buying & Merchandising

This course explores all facets of the creative industries, from luxury, fashion, interiors and beauty to motor, food and sports, bringing creative thinking and product development to the forefront of business. Available for September 2020 entry.

BA Jewellery & Silversmithing

The course embraces diverse approaches to jewellery and silversmithing. You’ll have the opportunity to experiment with a wide range of materials and processes, including metal, ceramics, plastics, wood and textiles. Available for September 2019 entry.

BA Make-up & Hair Design

This innovative Make-up & Hair Design course is perfect if you’re excited and inspired by the transformative power of creative fashion make-up and hair design. Available for September 2019 entry.

BSc Supply Chain & Logistics Management

You'll explore the functions of logistics management and develop an understanding of how planning, manufacturing, logistics and finance all go into creating a successful supply chain. Available for September 2020 entry.

New Postgraduate courses

MA International Music Management

This course is designed to develop your mindset to challenge the current approaches, structures and business models in the music business, whilst drawing upon developments in wider creative industry sectors to enable you to critically evaluate trends and draw upon best practice. Available for September 2020 entry.

Professional Practice in Architecture (ARB/RIBA Part 3)

This course provides you with the foundation for life-long learning and development towards becoming a certified member of the architectural profession. Available for September 2019 entry.


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