The Guardian University League Tables 2019

29 May 2018

Leeds Arts University ranks no 1 in The Guardian University League Tables 2019 for Design & Crafts, in the whole of the UK. 

The Guardian University Design and Crafts subject area includes BA (Hons) Creative Advertising, BA (Hons) Comic & Concept Art, BA (Hons) Fashion Branding with Communication, BA (Hons) Graphic Design, BA (Hons) Illustration, BA (Hons) Printed Textiles & Surface Pattern Design and BA (Hons) Visual Communication. The University also ranked highly for Fashion & Textiles (19 out of 57 institutions).

Professor Simone Wonnacott, Vice-Chancellor, Leeds Arts University, said:

“We are very pleased to rank number one in the Guardian University League Tables 2019 for Design & Crafts. It’s encouraging to know our students are satisfied with the University and the experience, opportunities and education they gain whilst studying with us. As the only specialist arts university in the North of England we will continue to strive for excellence in teaching, research and creativity that will support our students and the creative economy of the region.”

Founded in 1846 as the Leeds Government School of Art and Design, Leeds Arts University has contributed significantly to the development of art education in Britain and across the world for over 170 years. We are proud of the vibrant and dynamic culture that has developed over that time, and are excited to embark on the next stage of our journey. Building works are well underway on a new £22 million state-of-the-art expansion allowing the University to offer a more diverse mix of courses.

For all subject specific Guardian University League Tables see below:

Subject League Table - Design & Crafts

Subject League Table - Fashion & Textiles

Subject League Table - Film Production & Photography

Subject League Table - Art