BA (Hons) Animation

Our BA (Hons) Animation is a focussed and intense course aimed at students interested in becoming a professional animator who can work across the creative industries.

BA (Hons) Creative Writing

Our BA (Hons) Creative Writing offers unique opportunities to develop a portfolio of creative and critical writing in a lively and stimulating environment.

BA (Hons) Fashion Photography

This course will develop your knowledge and understanding of the lens-based fashion industry and encourage an experimental, creative approach to produce visually striking photographs and films.

BA (Hons) Graphic Design

You will benefit immediately from exposure to the structures and disciplines of a studio environment, learning how individual and collaborative creativity combine to produce exceptional work.

BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance

We look for creative and versatile musicians who wish to develop their performance, production and technical skills to a professional level in order to prepare for a career in the contemporary music industries.

BA (Hons) Comic and Concept Art

This exciting and practical course gives students the opportunity to discover the theory, practice, and professional context of comic and concept art through a hands-on and industry-relevant approach.

BA (Hons) Fashion Branding with Communication

This dynamic course will encourage you to take a creative approach to fashion branding with communication, and develop an individual practice that is underpinned by a social, cultural, political and ethical awareness of this global industry.

BA (Hons) Filmmaking

This is a practical course - you will have opportunities to write, plan and make films amongst a community of filmmakers.

BA (Hons) Illustration

This is an exciting course with an explorative sense of creative adventure at its core. It offers fantastic opportunities for you to develop into an innovative illustrator, and learn to build and manage your own professional practice.

BA (Hons) Textile Design

Our Textile Design course has an outstanding reputation for producing innovative, professional designers.

BA (Hons) Creative Advertising

This exciting and creative course nurtures individuality through collaboration. It is designed to produce ‘Ideas That Work’ from creative professionals in advertising.

BA (Hons) Fashion Design

Our BA (Hons) Fashion Design is a three year, full time, practice-based course that embraces the diversity of fashion in the 21st century.

BA (Hons) Fine Art

Our BA (Hons) Fine Art course involves you in a diverse and creative community where you are encouraged to learn the business of becoming an artist in the contemporary world.

BA (Hons) Photography

Our BA (Hons) Photography course will encourage you to critically consider every aspect of this art form, from the composition, to the audience and post-production.

BA (Hons) Visual Communication

The course offers a multidisciplinary studio environment underpinned by design methods. A space where designers, illustrators, photographers, filmmakers and animators all work alongside one another and learn from each other’s methods and approaches.

BA (Hons) Animation

Our BA (Hons) Animation is a focussed and intense course aimed at students interested in becoming a professional animator who can work across the creative industries.

BA (Hons) Comic and Concept Art

This exciting and practical course gives students the opportunity to discover the theory, practice, and professional context of comic and concept art through a hands-on and industry-relevant approach.

BA (Hons) Creative Advertising

This exciting and creative course nurtures individuality through collaboration. It is designed to produce ‘Ideas That Work’ from creative professionals in advertising.

BA (Hons) Creative Writing

Our BA (Hons) Creative Writing offers unique opportunities to develop a portfolio of creative and critical writing in a lively and stimulating environment.

BA (Hons) Fashion Branding with Communication

This dynamic course will encourage you to take a creative approach to fashion branding with communication, and develop an individual practice that is underpinned by a social, cultural, political and ethical awareness of this global industry.

BA (Hons) Fashion Design

Our BA (Hons) Fashion Design is a three year, full time, practice-based course that embraces the diversity of fashion in the 21st century.

BA (Hons) Fashion Photography

This course will develop your knowledge and understanding of the lens-based fashion industry and encourage an experimental, creative approach to produce visually striking photographs and films.

BA (Hons) Filmmaking

This is a practical course - you will have opportunities to write, plan and make films amongst a community of filmmakers.

BA (Hons) Fine Art

Our BA (Hons) Fine Art course involves you in a diverse and creative community where you are encouraged to learn the business of becoming an artist in the contemporary world.

BA (Hons) Graphic Design

You will benefit immediately from exposure to the structures and disciplines of a studio environment, learning how individual and collaborative creativity combine to produce exceptional work.

BA (Hons) Illustration

This is an exciting course with an explorative sense of creative adventure at its core. It offers fantastic opportunities for you to develop into an innovative illustrator, and learn to build and manage your own professional practice.

BA (Hons) Photography

Our BA (Hons) Photography course will encourage you to critically consider every aspect of this art form, from the composition, to the audience and post-production.

BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance

We look for creative and versatile musicians who wish to develop their performance, production and technical skills to a professional level in order to prepare for a career in the contemporary music industries.

BA (Hons) Textile Design

Our Textile Design course has an outstanding reputation for producing innovative, professional designers.

BA (Hons) Visual Communication

The course offers a multidisciplinary studio environment underpinned by design methods. A space where designers, illustrators, photographers, filmmakers and animators all work alongside one another and learn from each other’s methods and approaches.

Final artist's window installation unveiled at Wellington Place

Final installation created by alumni is installed at Wellington Place, Leeds. The artwork is the fourth and final instalment in the ‘Artist’s Window’ series, a project by Developer and Asset Manager MEPC in partnership with Leeds Arts University. …

2022 Creative Networks Programme Starts With Chris Riddell

Leeds Arts University announce compelling guest speaker programme as part of the Creative Networks professional event programme. First up is award winning illustrator, writer and political cartoonist, Chris Riddell OBE. …

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Postgraduate Research Poster; Prize Winner Announced

Students on our postgraduate courses were invited to submit a poster, for an internal competition judged by University curator Marianna. …

Leading African Menswear & Lifestyle Designer Samson Soboye visits University Fashion Students

BA (Hons) Fashion Design students welcomed leading African menswear and lifestyle designer Samson Soboye to the University this term as their first Visiting Professional of the academic year. …

Conscious Creatives 2022 | An Extended Diploma exhibition

Second year Extended Diploma in Creative Practice students will be holding a pop-up exhibition and art market from 2-4pm on Thursday 27 January at Leeds Kirkgate Market. …

Podcast launched to promote belonging through assessment

Earlier this year Leeds Arts University began working with UAL (University of the Arts London) and The Glasgow School of Art on a collaborative project designed to enhance equity in student outcomes, known as QAA Collaborative Enhancement Project. …

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