BA (Hons) Animation

Animation is a focussed and intense programme of study aimed at those students who are serious about developing a career in the animation industry.

BA (Hons) Fashion Branding with Communication *

This diverse and exciting degree encourages you to explore creative approaches to fashion branding with communication. * Course starts in 2018 subject to approval

BA (Hons) Filmmaking *

Students on the Filmmaking course are immersed in the hands-on experience of making films and gain a deep understanding of production roles, methods and techniques. * Course subject to approval

BA (Hons) Illustration

Our Illustration course will not only develop your strengths as an illustrator, but you'll also learn to build and manage your own professional practice.

BA (Hons) Printed Textiles & Surface Pattern Design

Students on this course have won over 60 national and international design awards in the past three years, and go on to exceptional international careers.

BA (Hons) Comic & Concept Art *

This course offers fantastic opportunities for you to develop into a highly skilled, innovative and specialist creative professional. * Course starts in 2018 subject to approval

BA (Hons) Fashion Design *

Our highly trained academic team will teach you up-to-date industry methods and innovative approaches alongside traditional techniques. * Course starts in 2018 subject to approval

BA (Hons) Fine Art

This studio-based course is structured within our studios to enable you to experience a deeper acquisition and performance of skill in your favoured media.

BA (Hons) Photography

Our Photography course will encourage you to critically consider every aspect of this art form, from the composition to the audience to post-production.

BA (Hons) Visual Communication

A multi-disciplinary visual design degree programme with a clear focus on communication. We are looking for independent thinkers who want to make meaningful work, which is beautifully executed.

BA (Hons) Creative Advertising

This is an outstandingly strategic and creative course that nurtures individuality through collaboration.

BA (Hons) Fashion Photography

This degree course will ensure you experience the exciting processes involved in the production of fashion images, helping you to understand how to be visually communicate in a dynamic way.

BA (Hons) Graphic Design

You'll benefit from the structures of a studio environment, learning how individual and collaborative creativity combine to produce exceptional work.

BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance *

Popular Music Performance is about developing complete, creative and versatile musicians, ready to build and sustain a career in the contemporary music industry. * Course subject to approval

Alumna wins Goalkeepers Global Goals Leadership Award

BA (Hons) Fashion graduate, Ria Sharma, has been awarded the 2017 Goalkeepers Global Goals Leadership Award. The award ceremony in New York on 19 September honoured …

Leeds Teaching Hospitals unveil MA Graduate exhibition

A new exhibition featuring the work of graphic artist and MA Creative Practice alumna, Sarah Bates, has been unveiled at the Clinical Research Facility (CRF), at Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust (LTHT). …

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Student artwork brings new office to life

Students from BA (Hons) Graphic Design and BA (Hons) Fine Art have created murals for buy-to-let specialists Fortem Global's new office in Leeds City Centre. …

Leeds Arts University shortlisted for the 'Oscars of Higher Education'!

Leeds Arts University has been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education International Impact Award for its work with former student Ria Sharma and her organisation Make Love Not Scars …

Graduate work on show at Aon plc headquarters

Thirteen talented graduates from Leeds Arts University have been selected by Aon plc for their annual Community Art Award. …

Leeds Arts University established as Leeds College of Art gains university status!

Leeds Arts University has been granted full university status and will now be the only specialist arts university in the North of England. …

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The RE:MASTERED exhibition showcases work from graduating students from the MA Creative Practice cou…


Creative Networks at…

This year, in partnership with Leeds Light Night, Creative Networks presents an evening of talks wit…


Matthew the Horse: F…

This body of work comprises 12 large-scale, screen printed fabric banners and a self-published book …