Tracing its routes back to 1846, Leeds Arts University has provided creative arts courses for over 170 years. It’s one of a handful of specialist arts universities in the UK, and provides 15 BA (Hons) undergraduate degree courses in:
They also offer postgraduate courses, children's short courses and some further education courses. It has approximately 2500 students.
The University was ranked 6th in the University of the Year category at the 2019 Whatuni Student Choice Awards – voted for by students in the UK.
Leeds Arts University students on Whatuni say:
“I would recommend it to anyone who wants to learn more and experiment with facilities, techniques and his own abilities. The school has an amazing library too... :)”
“Amazing. Don’t want it to end. Hard work but loving the course. The facilities are so handy and really won’t get an opportunity like it again. Thoroughly recommend.”
“Overall I’ve had an excellent university experience so far, the university is really focused on you gaining real life experience in your chosen field, the tutors are always friendly and there to help.”
“I have enjoyed my uni experience so far because everything has gone really well. Everyone is nice and it’s great to be surrounded by like minded creative people. Plus the facilities are great. I love going into the studio and getting some work done.”