Study at a dynamic, thriving art and design institution in London: a creative capital.

University of the Arts London (UAL) is a premier arts institution, ranked #2 in the world for Art and Design (QS World Rankings 2019) and #1 in the world for Fashion (Business of Fashion Awards 2017). This makes UAL an ideal choice for coursework in fine art, graphic design, fashion and communication. Students will benefit from UAL’s state-of-the-art facilities and technical equipment, in addition to their connections to creative industries. This is all set against the backdrop of world-class city London, where UAL’s central location gives students opportunities such as participating in London Fashion Week, experiencing its many galleries and theaters and more. Students with a background in the arts and communication wanting to study these subjects abroad may find UAL to be a great fit.

  • You’ll join UAL alumni of top-class artists, designers and performers, such as Sarah Burton, Alexander McQueen and Platon.
  • Study abroad students have access to UAL Social, planning over 2,000 events for UAL students per year, in addition to membership in UAL’s Student Union comprised of various student groups.
  • UAL features creativity and collaboration at the fore of its curriculum.
  • Study abroad students will interact with students from all over UAL, not just those within their program of study
  • Take courses at Central Saint Martins, London College of Communication or London College of Fashion

Fees & Scholarship Details
Term/Period Departure Date Return Credits Base Program Fee Application Deadline
Spring 2023 1/31/2023 6/24/2023 15-20 $29,780 10/1/2022 More Info
Fall 2023 8/23/2023 12/9/2023 14-15.5 $27,925 4/1/2023 More Info
Academic Year 2023 9/12/2023 6/22/2024 30-36 $64,175 4/1/2023 More Info
Spring 2024 1/2/2024 4/13/2024 TBA TBA 10/1/2023  
Spring 2024 1/30/2024 6/22/2024 TBA TBA 10/1/2023  

Program fees listed are base fees only. Please select MORE INFO for an estimate of additional expenses and any additional fees that may be incurred based on enrollment selections or housing placements. Dates and fees for future terms will be posted as they become available. Please see Program Calendar for detailed dates.

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