We are delighted that you are considering studying with us!

With over 200 international students representing nearly 70 different nationalities, 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!

We visit Singapore at least twice per year and work in partnership with Nanyang Polytechnic.

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

Representatives in Singapore

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

Educational Link Overseas
Far East Shopping Centre, #06-04
545 Orchard Road
Singapore 238882
Tel: +65 6238 7310 / 6235 1080

JACK Study Abroad

JACK Study Abroad
#08-02 Orchard Gateway@Emerald
218 Orchard Road
Tel: (+65) 6737 6734
Email: info@studyabroad.sg

TheRightU

TheRightU
144 Robinson Road, #11-02
Singapore 068908
Tel: +65 6333 1300
Email: hello@therightu.com

Entry Requirements

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

At enrolment you should normally have achieved:

  • A-levels: You are required to achieve a minimum of 72 UCAS points. This is equivalent to three A levels with minimum grades DDD. You will also need four GCSE’s including English and Maths at grade 4 or above (or equivalent international qualifications). 

  • International Baccalaureate: 3 Certificates - 2 HL and 1 SL (Grade 4+ in each). 

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:

  • A-levels: BBC which must include an art/design related subject 

  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: 26 points which must include an art/design related subject 

  • Singapore Polytechnic Diploma: GPA 2.7 or higher *

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.
  • A short portfolio (application images) 
  • One reference to support your application from an academic teacher, tutor or counsellor 

*We often accept Diploma holders for advance entry to Year 2. Please email international@leeds-art.ac.uk to enquire.

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