Academic Partnerships

University of the Arts London can award research and taught degrees and acts as validating and awarding body for a number of arts institutions both in the UK and internationally.

The University also works with a range of professional, statutory and regulatory bodies to provide a small number of courses with University and professional body accreditation.

Register of Collaborative Provision

Updated August 2016

UAL identifies collaborative provision to be part of educational provision, leading or contributing to academic credit or a qualification of a degree-awarding body, delivered, supported, or assessed through an arrangement with a partner organisation. University of the Arts London works in collaboration with the following partners. 

Falmouth University

Location: Falmouth, Cornwall, UK
Course: Research Degrees
Collaboration: Validation
Website: www.falmouth.ac.uk 

Norwich University of the Arts
Location: Norwich, UK
Course: Research Degrees
Collaboration: Validation
Website: www.nua.ac.uk 

Arts University Bournemouth
Location: Bournemouth, UK
Course: Research Degrees
Collaboration: Validation
Website: www.aub.ac.uk 

Ravensbourne
Location: London, UK
Courses: Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses
Collaboration: Validation 
Website: www.ravensbourne.ac.uk 

South Essex College of Further and Higher Education
Location: Southend-On-Sea, UK
Courses: BA (Hons) Costume Construction
Collaboration: Validation 
Website: http://www.southessex.ac.uk/ 

Hong Kong University School of Professional and Continuing Education
Location: Hong Kong, China
Courses: MA Media, Communications and Critical Practice and MA Arts and Cultural Enterprise
Collaboration: Franchise 
Website: http://hkuspace.hku.hk/

Vakhtangov Institute

Location: Moscow, Russia
Course: MA Acting, Central Saint Martins
Collaboration: Students study part of one unit of this UAL course at the Vakhtangov Institute
Website: htvs.ru/eng/history  

Register of Accreditations and Validations by Professional, Statutory and Regulatory Bodies

Updated August 2015

The University of the Arts London works with the following professional, statutory and regulatory bodies: 

Central Saint Martins

Course: BA (Hons) Architecture
Body: Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) 
Website: www.architecture.com 

Course: BA (Hons) Acting
Body: Drama UK (formally National Council for Drama Training (NCDT))
Website: www.ncdt.co.uk 

Learning and Teaching Exchange 

Course: MA Academic Practice (specific units)
Body: The Higher Education Academy (HEA)
Website: www.heacademy.ac.uk 

Chelsea College of Art

Course: FdA Interior Design
Body: Chartered Society of Designers (CSD)
Website: www.csd.org.uk 

London College of Communication 

Course: BA (Hons) Public Relations
Body: Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR)
Website: www.cipr.co.uk 

Course: MA Public Relations
Body: Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) 
Website: www.cipr.co.uk

Course: PgDip Broadcast Journalism
Body: Broadcast Journalism Training Council (BJTC)
Website: www.bjtc.org.uk

London College of Fashion

Course: BA (Hons) Fashion Managementand BSc (Hons) Fashion Management 
Body: Chartered Management Institute (CMI) 
Website: http://www.managers.org.uk/

Course: MSc International Fashion Management and MSc Strategic Fashion Management
Body: Chartered Management Institute (CMI) 
Website: http://www.managers.org.uk/

Course: BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing 
Body: The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) 
Website: http://www.cim.co.uk/learning/qualifications/graduate-gateway/