Leeds enjoys a much lower cost of living than London and the south of England. Our international tuition fees are designed to offer value for money.

We offer a 2% early payment discount if full payment is made before 1 August.

Fees for the academic year 2016/17 are set out below: 


Tuition fees

Extended Diploma

£9,500 (per year)

Foundation Diploma


BA (Hons) Degree Courses


Postgraduate, MA in Creative Practice


International Scholarships

The Principal’s International Postgraduate Scholarships

Three £1,000 scholarships are available - for more information click here.

International Studio Space 

All international postgraduate students will enjoy a dedicated external studio space.

International Alumni Scholarship

International (non UK/EU) students progressing from a Leeds College of Art degree course to the MA in Creative Practice will qualify for a reduction of £1,500 from the advertised postgraduate fee. 

International (non UK/EU) students progressing from a Leeds College of Art further education course to a Leeds College of Art BA (Hons) degree course will qualify for a reduction of £1,500 from the advertised undergraduate fee. 

Deposit and payment 

We require a non-refundable deposit of £2,021 before we can confirm your offer of a place. This includes £2,000 towards tuition fees, plus a £21 charge for a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies Certificate (CAS). This should be paid by bank transfer.

Please note that you will be liable for any bank charges incurred. If payment will be made on your behalf by someone else (such as an employer), please advise us at finance@leeds-art.ac.uk

The details for payment are:
Account name: Leeds College of Art
Account number: 03089618
IBAN: GB34 LOYD 3000 0503 0896 18
BIC Code: LOYDGB 21007
Sort Code: 30-00-05
Bank: Lloyds TSB Bank, 8th Floor, 6/7 Park Row, Leeds, LS1 1NX 

On receipt of your acceptance and deposit, and providing that you have met all academic conditions, we will confirm your place with the UKVI. You will be sent a UKVI Confirmation of Acceptances for Studies (CAS) number. You will need this to apply for your Tier 4 student visa, and you should make your application without delay.

Continuing Students 

International fees are reviewed each year. A small increase is usually applied for continuing students in line with the UK inflation rate.

Managing your finances 

The international student calculator will help you work out how to manage your
money and build a budget for living and studying in the UK.