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!

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

Representatives in South Korea

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

EDM Education

www.edmuhak.com

Email: marketing@edmedu.com

Jongro Office (Head Office)
11F, 71, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jongno-gu
Seoul, Republic of Korea 03189
Tel: +82-2-562-5212

Gangnam Office
13F, 415, Gangnam-daero, Seocho-gu,
Seoul, Republic of Korea 06614
Tel: +82-2-562-1278

Shinchon Office
11F, 10-1, Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu,
Seoul, Republic of Korea
03779
Tel: +82-2-313-5195

Hongdae Office
3F, 148, Yanghwa-ro, Mapo-gu
Seoul, Republic of Korea 04050
Tel: +82-2-337-5090

Daegu Office
2F, 2, Dongseong-ro, Jung-gu
Daegu, Republic of Korea 41942
Tel: +82-53-428-5091

Busan Office
5F, 704, Jungang-daero, Busanjin-gu
Busan, Republic of Korea 47291
Tel: +82-51-804-5091

Daejeon Office
2F, 86, Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu
Daejeon, Republic of Korea 34183
Tel: +82-042-825-5058 

MacGregor Education

MacGregor Education
Room 1801, 11, Seoun-ro, Seocho-gu,
Seoul, Korea 137-862
Tel: (82) 2 735 7479

Email: mac0001@macgregorkorea.info

U2GO

2F 131, Sapyeong-daero 57-gil
Seocho-gu
Seoul
Republic of Korea (06535)
Tel: 82-10-9995-5738
Email: uhakcompany@naver.com

UK Education Institute / UKPLUS

UK Education Institute / UKPLUS
#1105 Bit-Ville
33 Seocho-Daero-74Gil
Seocho-Gu
Seoul 06621
Tel: 82-2585-0293 / 010-5702-0711
Email: general@uk-edu.co.kr

KAJU Overseas Education

KAJU Overseas Education

Korea Business Center 1501

1502, 1503, 309

Gangnam-daero

Seocho-gu

Seoul

Tel: +02 6248-3520

Email: kaju@kajucp.com

Entry Requirements

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

At enrolment you should normally have achieved:

  • Successful completion of the 고등학교 졸업장 / 고등학교 과정 수료증 (High School Diploma)

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:

  • Students completing the 고등학교 졸업장 / 고등학교 과정 수료증 (High School Diploma) 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.

  • Completion of 준학사 (Junior University Diploma / Associate degree)**

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 may consider Korean High School Diploma graduates if you have a very strong portfolio

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