To apply to any of the below courses, you need to apply directly to the University, using our Student Application Form.
- Level 2 Diploma in Visual Arts
- Access to Art & Design
- Extended Diploma in Art & Design
- Foundation Diploma in Art & Design - now closed for 2019 entry.
International applicants (from outside the UK/EU), please see here for futher information.
Please follow the instructions on the application form carefully and be sure to provide all the information requested so we can deal with your application promptly. A reference should also be included with your application. If this isn’t possible it can be sent under separate cover, or emailed to email@example.com by your referee. For mature students, who are no longer in education, a reference from your employer would be an acceptable alternative.
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When to apply
Foundation Diploma - now closed for 2019 entry.
Due to the high number of applications, we request that applications are submitted ideally by 15 December 2018.
In order to guarantee that your application will be considered it must reach the Admissions Department by 15 January 2019.
Applications received after 15 January 2019 will be considered on a first come first served basis according to availability.
Extended Diploma, Access to Higher Education and Level 2 Diploma in Visual Arts
Whilst there is no formal deadline for applications for these courses, we recommend submitting as soon as possible as demand is very high.
Before returning the form to us, check that you have:
- Stated which course you’re applying for
- Filled in all the details about yourself and your qualifications and/or experience
- Obtained a school reference, if appropriate.
Alternatively, students who live in Leeds and wish to apply for the Extended Diploma can do so online from the UCAS Progress website or the Leeds Pathways website. Your school or University will be able to give you a username and password.
For more information about the application and interview process please see our Extended Diploma Survival Guide.
Click here to see our Admissions Complaint Policy and Procedure