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 31 August.

Fees for international students entering a course in 2021-22. 

Course

Tuition fees (per year)

Extended Diploma in Creative Practice

£11,700

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

£11,700

BA (Hons) Degree courses

£15,800

BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance

£16,900

Postgraduate (excluding MA Creative Practice & MA Fine Art)

£15,800

Postgraduate (MA Creative Practice & MA Fine Art)

£17,000

Please note that international fees are reviewed every year. A small increase is usually applied for continuing students in line with the UK inflation rate.

The tuition fee for the 6-week English language pre-sessional course is £1,600. Please see here for further details. 

International Scholarships

International Progression Awards

International (students from outside the UK) fee-paying students directly progressing from a Leeds Arts University further education course to a Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) degree course, or from a Leeds Arts University BA (Hons) degree course to a Leeds Arts University Postgraduate course will qualify for a tuition fee reduction of £1,750 per year of study. 

No application is necessary - the International Progression Award is awarded automatically. Students in receipt of the International Progression Award are not eligible to apply for the Vice-Chancellor's International Undergraduate or Postgraduate Scholarships. 

The Vice-Chancellor’s International Undergraduate Scholarships 

Seven £2,000 scholarships are available as a tuition fee discount for the first year of study for students entering the first year of a three year degree.  

Applications for a scholarship for September 2021 entry are now open. 

To apply, please download the application form and submit to international@leeds-art.ac.uk 

Deadline: Friday 14 May 2021

Please ensure you are holding an offer of a place to study before submitting a scholarship application. 

The Vice-Chancellor’s International Postgraduate Scholarships

Five £3,000 scholarships are available as a tuition fee reduction.

Applications for a scholarship for September 2021 entry are now open. 

To apply, please download the application form and submit to international@leeds-art.ac.uk

Deadline: Friday 11 June 2021

Please ensure you are holding an offer of a place to study before submitting a scholarship application. 

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 Arts University
Account number: 03089618
IBAN: GB34 LOYD 3000 0503 0896 18
BIC Code: LOYDGB 21007
Sort Code: 30-00-05
Bank: Lloyds Bank, 65-68 Briggate, Leeds, LS1 1LH 

On receipt of your deposit and providing you have met all academic conditions, you will be sent a UKVI Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) number. We can start to issue CAS from March onwards. You will need your CAS to apply for your Student Route student visa. Please make your visa application without delay.

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.