Tuition Fees


Home & EU Students 

Full Time Home Students

Fees (per year)


BA (Hons) Programmes Yr 1*


BA (Hons) Programmes Yr 2


BA (Hons) Programmes Yr 3


The above fees for 2017-18 are subject to government regulations on fees increases. Fees for undergraduate Home and EU students are regulated by the Government. Fees for continuing students will increase by inflation each year.

*In September 2017 a one-off cash scholarship of £500 (payable only in the first year) is available to students who progress from one of the University's further education courses to one of the University's undergraduate courses.

Students with a First Degree

Fees for entry onto a BA (Hons) Programme commencing 2017-18: £10,000

For more information on fees for students who have already studied a higher education course please see:

Full Time International Students

Full Time International Students

Fees (per year)


BA (Hons) Programmes (Starting in 2017)


BA (Hons) Programmes (Starting in 2016)


BA (Hons) Programmes (Starting in 2015)


International (non UK/EU) fee paying students progressing from a Leeds Arts University further education course to a Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) degree course will qualify for the International Progression Award. This is a tuition fee reduction of £1,500 per year. 


Postgraduate Education 

Fees (per year)

Full Time


Fees (per year)

Part Time





Graduates of the University (Alumni Discount)*






International Graduates of the University (Alumni Discount)*



* Only graduates from BA (Hons) programmes at Leeds Arts University will qualify for the discount

Note: Overseas students requiring a Tier 4 visa for study must be full time. 

Further Education



Tuition Fee

(19 year olds

and above)*





Extended Diploma in Art & Design

£4,291 (new & returning students)


Access to HE Diploma (Art & Design)



Level 2 Diploma in Visual Arts



*Please note, there are no fees for students aged under 19 on 31st August in the year their course commences or for students aged 19-23 studying their first level 2 or level 3 qualification.

Students aged 19 and over are able to apply for an Advanced Learning Loan to help pay for their course fees for Foundation Diploma, Extended Diploma and Access to HE Diploma (Art & Design). You can find out more about the loan at -learning-loans The tuition fee for the Diploma in Visual Arts is not eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.

Please note the tuition fee for Extended Diploma is subject to inflation for the second year of the course.

Further information regarding Further Education finance can be found here.

The funding rules on fees and funding eligibility are complex and potential students are encouraged to contact the University’s Student Welfare team to discuss their particular circumstances.

Full Time International Students 2017-18


Tuition fees

Extended Diploma

£9,600 (new student per year)
£9,500 (returning student)

Foundation Diploma


Useful fee information

For information on the new funding

For further information

International Students click here

Early Payment Discount

Students who pay their fees in full before the 31st August will receive a discount of 2%.

All payment schemes are subject to review, update and terms and conditions. For further details please contact Finance on 0113 2028006.