Distinction and Diversity in Higher Education

Leeds Arts University

Leeds Arts University is a vibrant, friendly college, based in one of the most dynamic cities in the country. It has played a central role in providing specialist education and training in art, design and the crafts for more than 150 years. Students are encouraged to challenge conventions and to look for new ways of expressing ideas. Courses provide a strong vocational focus, with real-life experience and practical advice that will help shape ambitions for the future. Students benefit from opportunities such as working on live briefs, work placements, competitions and exhibitions. Leeds Arts University offers outstanding, industry-standard equipment and facilities – so students are not held back by the limitations of physical space, facilities or kit – which enables them to produce work that meets or exceeds the demands of modern practice in art, craft and design.