The University for the Creative Arts has been providing creative education for 160 years and we’re the 2nd largest provider of creative education in Europe. Based in scenic Surrey and Kent, we provide pre-degree, undergraduate and postgraduate education to the next generation of creatives.
Choosing to study with us will give you the freedom to discover your own personal style through a winning combination of industry-focused courses, great facilities and inspirational staff.
We’ve built a home for a unique community of students, artists and academics using creativity to make the world a better place. On our courses, you won’t just gain the skills to make show-stopping work and build a creative career. You’ll learn how to use your talents to shape the future, and take your place in a creative community that’s rewriting the script
UCA was named the highest placed specialist creative university in all three UK league tables and our Business School for the Creative Arts is ranked no.7 in the whole of the UK for Business, Management & Marketing (Guardian League table 2021). We’ve also been awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).
Early-bird Deposit scholarship: £1,200 fee deduction for the first year for those students that pay their deposit by the last day of March 2021 for September 2021 entry and pay the full fees before the end of the enrolment period.
International Future Leaders of the Creative Industries Scholarships: £3,000 fee deduction from the fee for the first year (250 places available). This is available for students who demonstrate academic or creative excellence.
Vice Chancellor's PhD Studentships: Fee waiver and stipend set at the minimum level recommended by UK Research and Innovation for three years (currently £15,285)
UCA Crafts Scholarships: BA (Hons) Ceramics and Glass, MA Ceramics, MA Glass. £6,000 fee reduction each year, 12 available. Awarded for academic excellence.
UCA Impact Scholarships: BA (Hons) Fashion, BA (Hons) Fashion Design, BA (Hons) International Buying and Merchandising, MA Fashion, MA Design, Innovation and Brand Management, MA Human Resource Management for Creative Industries. £2,000 fee reduction each year of study, 60 available.
If you would like to be considered for any of our scholarships please see the website.