University of the Arts London offers an extensive range of courses in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts. UAL is ranked second in the world for Art and Design in the 2022 QS World University Rankings®.
The University is made up of 6 renowned Colleges: Camberwell College of Arts, Central Saint Martins, Chelsea College of Arts, London College of Communication, London College of Fashion and Wimbledon College of Arts.
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Strategy and governance
Find out how we're bringing creativity to the world with our 10-year strategy.
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Everyone's identity matters
UAL is home to a diverse body of 21,092 students from 130 countries. We are proud of our international student and staff community and we are committed to ensuring that the University offers an inclusive and supportive environment for everyone.
We are working together to make UAL an anti-racist University. Learn more about our plans and objectives.
Equality, diversity and inclusion
Learn how UAL creates and supports staff and student diversity. Find groups and forums you can be involved with.
Ethnic Representation Index
See how we're reviewing the progress made by universities in England to become anti-racist institutions.
How we spend our money
UAL reinvests all of its money to support students with funds put into building development, facilities and course progression. Find out more about how we spend our money and what happens to any surplus.
Because the world needs: Design
We believe creativity has a role in solving great problems — to imagine a better world and bring it to fruition.
Anna Wood appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor UAL Online
UAL has appointed Anna Wood as PVC Online. Anna's appointment is a key milestone in the implementation of our 10-year strategy ‘the world needs creativity', bringing creative education to more people than ever before.
UAL Research Strategy 2023-2028: Changing the world through our creative endeavour
Launching our research strategy, focused on the vision of "changing the world through our creative endeavour."
Professor Vida L Midgelow appointed Dean of UAL’s new Doctoral School
Based at UAL’s High Holborn site, the new Doctoral School will provide focus, advocacy and a dedicated space for cross-University Post Graduate Research activities.