We recognise the outstanding creativity, talent and energy of our graduates. We also understand the various challenges they face as they step into the world of work. 

We’re committed to helping you fulfil your ambitions when you graduate, whether you want to set up your own business, pursue your creative practice or find a job with an employer. 

You’ll be able to stay in touch with Leeds College of Art in different ways, which might include:

  • Our Creatives in Residence scheme, which offers a number of places each year to graduates and alumni
  • Working from our incubation spaces at Duke Studios and Barkston House to kick-start your fledgling business
  • Our Easter and summer programmes, which help students and graduates to understand how best to approach finding employment or going freelance
  • Our Creative Networks events, which invite students, graduates and alumni to mingle with industry professionals at hugely popular networking events featuring renowned guest speakers.