• Rank: # 6th QS Survey
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University Of The Arts, London

 University of the Arts London is ranked sixth in the world for Art and Design in the QS World University Rankings® 2018. We offer an extensive range of courses in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts. Our graduates go on to work in and shape creative industries worldwide. The University draws together 6 renowned colleges, each with its own world-class reputation. Our state of the art facilities include workshops with letterpress machinery, studio theatres, gallery space as well as libraries and archives for research into hundreds of years of the greatest artists and designers. Over half of all Turner Prize winners since its inception in 1984 are UAL alumni or current staff 36 of the 77 Royal Academicians are UAL alumni, serving or former staff Almost two thirds (62%) of the recipients of British Designer of the Year are UAL alumni 14% (20) of the current Royal Designers for Industry are UAL alumni Over half of the fashion designers that showed at London Fashion Week A/W 2016 are UAL alumni Multiple winners in the most prestigious art and design awards: from the BP Portrait Award; Jerwood Prize; Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize; Minerva Medal; BAFTAs, Golden Globes and Oscars 


# 6th

QS Survey 2018

# 53rd

Guardian 2017

# 44th

Guardian 2016

# 31st

Guardian 2015

Admission Criteria & Eligibility

Your English language requirement is generally expressed as an IELTS score but UAL accepts several other English language tests in addition to IELTS.

Where we state 'IELTS Academic for UKVI', you must provide a certificate for this test. IELTS Academic (not for UKVI) cannot be used to support a Tier 4 visa application for these levels of study. The University does not accept IELTS General or IELTS General for UKVI for any level of course. 

IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5

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University Of The Arts, London

University of the Arts London 272 High Holborn , London United Kingdom , London, United Kingdom, WC1V7EY

Phone: + 44- 20- 7514-6000
Phone: + 44- 20- 7514-6900
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