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We're Europe's largest specialist art and design university and our six world-renowned Colleges offer hundreds of courses in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

AHRC anniversary debates announced
The Medium is the Massage: An Inventory of Effects, Marshall McLuhan, Quentin Fiore, 1967

AHRC anniversary debates announced

UAL announces the speakers for its debate The Books and the Human, part of the Arts and Humanities Research Council's 10th anniversary celebrations series.

UAL awarded two Philip Leverhulme Prizes
Still of Grey light Left and right back, high up, two small windows (2014) - Hannah Rickards

UAL awarded two Philip Leverhulme Prizes

We are very pleased to announce that Dr Sara Davidmann and Hannah Rickards, UAL researchers, have been awarded Philip Leverhulme Prizes in Visual and Performing Arts

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    © Alys Tomlinson


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  • Open days
    Textiles work by Alicia Gabrielle Robinson, Chelsea

    Open days

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  • UAL Prospectus 2016/17

    UAL Prospectus 2016/17

    Discover more about our six Colleges and the courses they offer by downloading our UAL Prospectus 2016/17 (PDF 7MB).

  • Short courses
    London College of Fashion MA Womenswear catwalk show 2015. Hanna Puskarz.

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  • UAL Strategy 2015-22
    Camberwell College of Arts, 2009, Photography by Elaine Perks

    UAL Strategy 2015-22

    The seven-year strategic plan to build on UAL's reputation as a world-leader in arts, design and communication education.

  • UAL news
    BA Fine Art; Yyramid: Natascha Young. Blue painting: Kai Guo. Degree shows June 2014. © Alys Tomlinson

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Upcoming UAL events - View all events

  • Inside the Industry - The Beauty Boom!
    Definitive guide to make-up artistry. Image: LCF.

    Inside the Industry - The Beauty Boom!

    1 Dec

    Featuring a panel of beauty industry professionals - discover how they got into the industry, what it’s like being part of it, and the opportunities available today. This event is for LCF students, recent graduates and alumni.

  • The Creative Outlet Festive Pop-Up Shop 2015
    Festive pop-up image. Adam Hayes.

    The Creative Outlet Festive Pop-Up Shop 2015

    2 - 3 Dec 2015

    Meet the exhibitors and buy the work featured in the current exhibition in the UAL Showroom ‘The Creative Outlet’. From jewellery to greeting cards, art prints to contemporary interior products - buy your unique seasonal gifts from UAL artists and designers.

  • Shadow without Object: Symposium
    Giacomo Raffaelli, still from 'With a Relative Uncertainty', 2014, high definition video, 7min 45sec. Courtesy of the artist.

    Shadow without Object: Symposium

    4 Dec

    Bringing together new research from across the visual arts, particle physics and conservation studies, the symposium addresses renewed interest in photographic indexicality, reconsidering ideas around materiality, subjectivity and realism in light of emerging imaging processes and their historical contexts.

  • Exploration of Curation : The Fabric of India
    Image courtesy of the V&A

    Exploration of Curation : The Fabric of India

    7 Dec

    Rosemary Crill and Divia Patel talk about their curation of The Fabric of India exhibition, its themes, its historic highlights and its exploration of fashion from both Indian and western perspectives.

  • Showtime
    Jessica Proctor BA (Hons) Illustration and Visual Media. Twitter:@whatjessmade


    Showtime is University of the Arts London's online gallery, featuring up-and-coming artists and designers.

  • Commonplace
    Living the dream. BA Fine Art: Print and Time-Based Media, Rosa Nussbaum.


    By students for existing and future students: tips and advice on settling into University and London life.