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We can’t wait to welcome our new and returning students from 19 October 2020. Your safety is our first priority.

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Illustrations by Jack Sachs
Models by Jaz Martell,  BA (Hons) Fashion Visual Merchandising and Branding, London College of Fashion, UAL.
Models by Jaz Martell,  BA (Hons) Fashion Visual Merchandising and Branding, London College of Fashion, UAL.
Models by Jaz Martell, BA (Hons) Fashion Visual Merchandising and Branding, London College of Fashion, UAL. Credit: © Alys Tomlinson

UAL is "the world’s biggest factory for making trouble" (Grayson Perry, UAL Chancellor). We are 1 university, made up of 6 Colleges and 19,000+ students from everywhere.

And we are top 2 in the world for Art and Design (QS World University Rankings 2020).

Come and join the creators and innovators of tomorrow.

Stories

  • A student sketching in the studio
    Giannah Snagg sketching in the studio. Photo: Alys Tomlinson

    Our COVID-19 Community Pledge

    We have created our COVID-19 Community Pledge - recognising the vital role we all play in keeping each other safe. We ask that all staff and students are familiar with and adhere to the pledge.

  • Person hanging feminist posters on a wall
    Installing feminist posters on frames BA Graphic Communication Design at Central Saint Martins UAL. Photo © Alys Tomlinson

    The Feminist Pension Project is calling for participants

    The Feminist Pension project, jointly overseen by Central Saint Martins, UAL and King’s College London Policy Institute, sets out to understand why British pensions policy is gendered and what can be done about it.

  • A group of dancers tearing fruit on stage. Their white dresses stained by fruit
    Design Collaboration between London Contemporary Dance School and Wimbledon College of Arts, 2019 (Credit: Camilla Greenwell)

    UAL and The Place’s London Contemporary Dance School announce partnership

    Building on 20 years of collaboration, UAL and London Contemporary Dance School at The Place have taken the next step toward a closer relationship by signing a validating partnership.

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    Photo by Claudia Rafael @_claudiarafael

    Self-Imaging: Identity, Disruption, Transformation. An online lecture series on Global Pop Cultures

    A series of online lectures in October to December 2020 hosted by Central Saint Martins UAL and international partners, exploring questions on identity and the self - part of a broader exploration of Global Pop Cultures under the international Shared Campus initiative.

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    Anna Tsuda in the studio MSc Creative Computing UAL Creative Computing Institute © Alys Tomlinson

    Creative Computing Institute courses on government's Skills Toolkit platform

    Courses from UAL Creative Computing Institute and Institute of Coding have been added to the government's online learning platform The Skills Toolkit as part of a package of measures to boost the UK's post-Covid economy.

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    Naina Patel appointed new Race Champion and next steps on anti-racism

    Naina Patel, Director of Human Resources, has been appointed as UAL’s new Race Champion and will lead a comprehensive consultation exercise on our draft action plan for social justice and anti-racism at UAL.

6 Colleges, 1 University

6 Colleges,
1 University

What's on

  • John Latham: Now Forget Everything You Ever Knew

    John Latham: Now Forget Everything You Ever Knew

    Chelsea Space presents 'John Latham: Now Forget Everything You Ever Knew', an online exhibition that starts from an untitled, undated poem written by John Latham. The show is a collaboration between Chelsea MA Curating and Collections and Flat Time

  • Chelsea MA Graduate Showcase 2020

    Chelsea MA Graduate Showcase 2020

    The Camberwell, Chelsea, Wimbledon MA Graduate Showcase will celebrate the exciting work of our graduating students as they join the largest virtual showcase of creative graduate work in the world.

  • Wimbledon MA Graduate Showcase 2020

    Wimbledon MA Graduate Showcase 2020

    The Camberwell, Chelsea, Wimbledon MA Graduate Showcase will celebrate the exciting work of our graduating students as they join the largest virtual showcase of creative graduate work in the world.

  • Camberwell MA Graduate Showcase 2020

    Camberwell MA Graduate Showcase 2020

    The Camberwell, Chelsea, Wimbledon MA Graduate Showcase will celebrate the exciting work of our graduating students as they join the largest virtual showcase of creative graduate work in the world.

Open Days