We are delighted that you are considering studying with us!

There are currently 2 students from Australia enrolled at Leeds Arts University, plus many more from across the Australasia and South East Asia regions.

Read our international student profiles to find out more about them!

If you need any assistance please don't hesitate to contact Leeds Arts University directly at international@leeds-art.ac.uk.


Entry Requirements


A strong portfolio/audition is required for all courses.

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

Successful completion of the Senior Secondary School Leaving Certificate of all Australian territories is acceptable for entry onto the Foundation Diploma in Art and Design. 

Undergraduate Degrees

Completion of Senior Secondary School Certificate with proof of entitlement to enter the Australian university system as follows:

New South Wales (University Admissions Index)

Australia Capital Territory (University Admissions Index)

Victoria (Equivalent National Tertiary Entrance Rank)

Western Australia (Tertiary Entrance Rank)

South Australia (Tertiary Entrance Rank)

Northern Territory (Tertiary Entrance Rank)

Tasmania (Tertiary Entrance Rank)

and Queensland (Overall Position)

Postgraduate Degrees

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree from a recognised institution, normally in a relevant subject or a relevant professional qualification at an equivalent level, supported by a portfolio of work.

Candidates holding other academic qualifications will also be considered for admission provided they have substantial relevant professional experience and a portfolio of work.

For MA Creative Practice please include a proposal with your application outlining the area of practice you wish to develop, what you hope to achieve, a bibliography of books and resources you intend to use and the facilities and support you believe you will need.