Global University Systems (GUS) - University for the Creative Arts - Farnham Campus

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Global University Systems (GUS) - University for the Creative Arts - Farnham Campus

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  • Updated On: Jan 27,2023 05:43 PM IST

University Overview

University for the Creative Arts (UCA) is UK's top creative university, offering courses in Architecture, Crafts, Fashion, Graphic Design, Illustration, Fine Arts, Photography, Film, Media, the Performing Arts and Creative Business.

UCA has been a passionate advocate for creative education and research for 160 years. It has campuses across the South East of England, in Canterbury, Epsom, Maidstone and Rochester.

UCA’s programmes are acclaimed for having top teaching quality and highly respected by creative sector employers. Oscar-winning filmmakers, world-renowned fashion designers, television presenters, celebrity jewellers and Turner Prize nominees are just some of the high-profile graduates from the University for the Creative Arts.

As a specialist creative university, UCA has established a unique community for students, where like-minded people can share in the creative process while inspiring others. Students from any course at UCA will benefit from exposure to a range of disciplines.

The Canterbury campus is located on the edge of this historical cosmopolitan city and has a special focus on architecture, spatial and computer design, fine art and visual communications. Canterbury has an on-campus hall of residence, the Ian Dury House, housing more than 160 students.

GBP 9500

Living Cost

GBP 16000-17000


GBP 11500-18500


University Facts

Established in 2005

Programmes 116 Available

Total Students 6000+

Admission Requirement

The following requirements must be fulfilled to get admitted to the University for the Creative Arts

  • International students are considered on case-by-case basis. There can be some additional requirements, depending on the program you are applying to.
  • Students are required to submit their original transcripts from their last attended academic institutions. If they are not in English, then submit the translated copies of the same along with the originals.
  • Applicants must be 18 years old at the time of the beginning of the course.
  • You need to submit your English language proficiency test scores if you are coming from a non-English speaking country.

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All Programs(116)

Tuition Fee

The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

Approximate Tuition Fee Per Year

16000 - 17000 Per year


11500 - 18500 Per year


GBP17021Tuition Fee

GBP9500Living Cost

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Supporting you at UCA

You're never alone at UCA - whether it's help settling in, assistance with your studies, counselling or even advice on your finances, our student services department is here to support you.

There are a number of ways student services can help you during your time at UCA, either to assist you with your studies or with life challenges.

  • counselling
  • Report + Support
  •  Campus buddy scheme
  • PAL (Peer Assisted Learning)
  • Peer mentoring
  •  Academic support
  • Advice & Finance
  • wellbeing

Specialist support services

We offer specialist support services to help our international students, those who are young carers or are care leavers and to our students who have disabilities, medical conditions and specific learning differences.


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Falkner Rd, Farnham GU9 7DS, United Kingdom

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