We are delighted that you are considering studying with us!

With over 200 international students representing nearly 70 different nationalities, our students enjoy a diverse, close-knit community in a creative atmosphere where anything feels possible. 

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

Our International Office staff visit Hong Kong at least once per year and we have recently set up an exchange partnership with the School of Design at Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Please contact us if you would like to meet us in person!

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

Representatives in Hong Kong

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

Amber Education Services Ltd (Wan Chai, TST & Mongkok)

Hong Kong (Tsimshatsui Office)
Unit 1417, 14/F, Star House, No.3 Salisbury Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Tel: 852 – 2377 7889
Email: admin@amberedu.com.hk

Hong Kong (Wanchai Office)
Room 1208, Tai Yau Building, 181 Johnston Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Tel: 852 – 2377 7888
Email: wanchai@amberedu.com.hk

Hong Kong(Mongkok Office)
Unit 1601, Office Tower One, Grand Plaza, 625 & 639 Nathan Road, Mongkok, Kowloon
Tel: 852 – 2377 7880
Email: mongkok@amberedu.com.hk

British United Education Services

British United
9/F Wai Hing Building

148 Prince Edward Road West

Kowloon 

Hong Kong 

Tel: +852 3426 9976
Email: info@britishunited.net

Chamberlain Educational Services Centre

7/F.

10 Pottinger Street

Central, Hong Kong

Tel: +(852) 3426-8000

Email: enquiry@chamberlain-edu.com

Website: www.chamberlain-edu.com

GET Education Consultancy (Sheung Wan)

GET Education Consultancy
Unit A, 9/F., Harbour Commercial Building
122 Connaught Road Central
Sheung Wan
Tel: +852 2730 7311
Email: hongkong@get.com.hk

iSTUDY International Ltd (Central)

iSTUDY International Ltd
Suite 1104, Crawford House
70 Queen's Road Central
Tel: +852 2165 4146
Email: info@istudy.hk

LinkedU (Yau Ma Tei)

LinkedU
Unit 1001, Kowloon Building
555 Nathan Road
Yau Ma Tei
Tel: (852) 2157 3823
Email: enquiry@linkedu.hk

OxBridge Asia

OxBridge Asia
Rm 5-6

12/F, Austin Plaza

83 Austin Road

Tsim Sha Tsui

Kowloon
Tel: +852 3151 5518

Email: info@oxbridge.asia

Entry Requirements

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

At enrolment you should normally have achieved:

  • Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) with the equivalent of 72 UCAS Tariff Points, where:

5** = 56 points

5* = 52 points

5 = 48 points

4 = 32 points

3 = 16 points

2 = 0 points

1 = 0 points

  • OR Successful completion of A-Levels with a total of 72 UCAS Tariff Points 
  • OR International Baccalaureate Certificates, with a minimum of 72 UCAS Tariff points 

You will also need:

  • SELT IELTS for UKVI: Overall score of 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). Please see English Language for more details
  • A short portfolio (application images) that shows your interest and ability in art, design and/or technology
  • One reference to support your application from an academic teacher, tutor or counsellor

Undergraduate Degrees

At enrolment you should normally have achieved:

  • Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) with the equivalent of 112 UCAS Tariff Points, where:

5** = 56 points

5* = 52 points

5 = 48 points

4 = 32 points

3 = 16 points

2 = 0 points

1 = 0 points

  • OR Successful completion of A-Levels with a total of 112 UCAS Tariff Points 
  • OR Successful completion of the IB Diploma, achieving a total of 26 points 

You will also need:

  • 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 (we accept HKDSE Core English with a minimum score of 3, A-Levels or the IB Diploma in lieu of IELTS) 
  • A short portfolio (application images)
  • One reference to support your application from an academic teacher, tutor or counsellor

 Applicants for BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance will also need:

  • Pass a Leeds Arts University digital audition in the year prior to entry demonstrating a high level of performing ability – equivalent to ABRSM/Rockschool/Trinity Grade 8.

  • Your Grade 5 Theory will be assessed through your practical performance of an original song, instrumental composition, or arrangement of an existing song that has been uploaded to a suitable video sharing platform (YouTube, Vimeo or Weibo) for remote review. Depending on the outcome, the requirement for a formal Grade 5 Music Theory qualification may be waived.

Postgraduate Degrees

At enrolment you should normally have achieved:

  • An undergraduate UK honours degree or international equivalent in a subject related to your proposed course of study or;

  • A degree-equivalent postgraduate diploma /professional qualification

You will also need:

  • Evidence of your English Language ability equivalent to IELTS 6.0 with no component less than 5.5. Please see English Language for details of accepted qualifications
  • A short portfolio (application images) 
  • One reference to support your application from an academic or a creative practitioner

Applicants who hold a degree from another discipline or have experiential learning in lieu of a degree that can demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills may also be considered for entry using our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process.