About Us

UAL Awarding Body believes in transformative education. We design and award creative qualifications that empower and inspire educators to help students reach their potential.

UAL Awarding Body is regulated by Ofqual and currently offers accredited qualifications in art and design, fashion, creative media, music and performing and production arts.

We are also the UK’s leading provider of the Diploma in Art & Design - Foundation Studies. Our qualifications have high retention and achievement rates because they are flexible, responsive and relevant to industry needs, and facilitate student progression.

  • Paint 2011. Courtesy of Ivan Jones.
    Paint 2011. Courtesy of Ivan Jones.

    Working with us

    Information on our approvals process and the benefits of delivering our qualifications.

  • Work by Abi Beaton, Diploma in Art & Design - Foundation Studies, Reigate School of Art.
    Work by Abi Beaton, Diploma in Art & Design - Foundation Studies, Reigate School of Art.

    Our centres

    Read about some of the inspirational centres we work with.

  • Wimbledon College of Arts. Image by Jo Mansfield.
    Wimbledon College of Arts. Image by Jo Mansfield.

    Policies and procedures

    Find out more about our policies and procedures.

  • UAL Awarding Body team. Photo by Ivan Jones.
    UAL Awarding Body team. Photo by Ivan Jones.

    Contact us

    Contact information for the UAL Awarding Body offices and team.