We are delighted that you are considering studying with us!

There are many international students at Leeds Arts University, including from Thailand and other South East Asian nations.

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 Thailand

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

Hands On

No.317, Kamolsukosol Building,
15th Floor, Unit A-F,
Silom Road, Silom sub-district,
Bang Rak district,
Bangkok, 10500,
Email: info@hands-on.co.th



1 Glas Haus Building, 8th Floor
Room 804 Soi Sukhumvit 25, Sukhumvit Road
Wattana, Bangkok 10110 Thailand
Tel: +66 2 260 6033
Email: bangkok@studyin-uk.com

Entry Requirements


A strong portfolio/audition is required for all courses.

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

Successful completion of the Mathayom (MAW) 6 High School Certificate

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 Mathayom (MAW) 6 High School Certificate 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.


Successful completion of Year 1 of Thai Bachelor degree

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

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.

Plus evidence of your English Language ability equivalent to IELTS 6.0