We are delighted that you are considering studying with us!

There are 10 students from China currently enrolled at Leeds Arts University.

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

Leeds Arts University works collaboratively with the Chinese Confucius Institute. This means that our students have opportunities to work on design projects with a Chinese culture twist. See our Confucius Classroom page for more information and to watch the film from our exciting launch event! 

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

Representatives in China

We currently work with the following educational representatives who can provide face-to-face support with your application.

Amber Education Services Ltd

Beijing Office
1901, CITIC Building, No. 19 Jianwai St., Chaoyang Dist., Beijing, P.R.China, 100004
Tel: +86-10-65661010

Dalian Office
RM1103,Rainbow Building, No. 23,Renmin Road, Zhongshan District, Dalian City,Liaoning Province, P.R.China, 116000
Tel: +86-411-82842288

Guangzhou Office
Rm 301, Podium Building, Guangdong International Building, No. 339 Huanshi Dong Road, Guangzhou, Guangdong, P.R. China, 510098
Tel: +86-20-22379900

Shenzhen Office
Rm1901, Tower A, International Chamber of Commerce Building, No.138 Fuhua 1 Road, Futian District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, P.R.China, 518048
Tel: +86-755-33981100
Email: ringohuang@amberedu.com

Wuhan Office
Room A4316, Zhongshang Building, No.7 Zhongnan Road, Wuchang District, Wuhan, China
Tel: +86-27-59601122
Email: amberwh@amberedu.com

Index Education Services Ltd

Index Education Services Ltd
Room 506, Longyu International Business Plaza
No.329 Hengfeng Road
Zhabei District
Tel: +86 (021)32231071
Email: china.office@indexedu.com

MacGregor Education

MacGregor Education
Room 1709, Main Tower, Guangdong International Building
339 Huangshi Road East, Yuexiu District
China (510098)
Tel: 020 8198 8100
Email: info@macgregor.edu.hk

Study International UK (SI-UK)

Study International UK (SI-UK)
305 Huachen Financial Mansion
No. 900 Podong Ave
Shanghai 200135
Tel: 400-001-8192
Email: shanghai@studyin-uk.com


UKEAS Shanghai (Mainland China Head Office)
Room 710-712, 7th Floor, Sheng'ai Mansion
No.88 Caoxi North Road
Shanghai 200030
Tel: 0086 21 6468 3535
Email: christine_du@ukeas.com.cn / judy_yao@ukeas.com.cn

Other UKEAS offices are located in Hangzhou, Nanjing, Ningbo, Shenzhen and Suzhou. Visit the UKEAS website for full contact details of each office.

Our Partners in China

Contemporary Arts and Communication Academy

We are pleased to work with the Contemporary Arts and Communication Academy, based in Beijing. The CACA International Arts and Communication Design Foundation Programme explores the basic elements and principles of communication design, developing students understanding and ability to apply theoretical knowledge of design principles, techniques and art history in order to develop creative thought and design skills. We are pleased to welcome graduates of the programme to year one of our BA (Hons) degrees.

Entry Requirements


A strong portfolio of art/design work is required for all courses.

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

Successful completion of Senior Secondary School in China with a Senior Secondary School Graduation Certificate or Chinese University Entrance Examination (Gaokao)

Plus IELTS for UKVI 5.0 with no component below 4.5 (IELTS for UKVI is the only test accepted by UK Visas & Immigration for entry to Further Education courses)

Undergraduate Degrees

Students completing the Senior Secondary School in China with a Senior Secondary School Graduation Certificate or Chinese University Entrance Examination (Gaokao) will need to take an additional course before applying for an undergraduate degree at Leeds Arts University.

This will usually be achieved by completing a recognised foundation course, such as our Foundation Diploma in Art & Design, or other comparable qualification.

Plus evidence of your English Language ability equivalent to IELTS 5.5 with no component less than 5.5. Please see English Language for details of accepted qualifications.

Postgraduate Degrees

A second class upper division honours degree or international equivalent; 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.

Plus evidence of your English Language ability equivalent to IELTS 6.0