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Installation by BA Painting student Victor Le Leca

Courses at Camberwell

Camberwell College of Arts offers a range of courses in fine art, design and conservation.

Paper model by Foundation Diploma in Art and Design student.

Foundation Diploma

Camberwell's Foundation Diploma in Art and Design gives students the chance to experience different art and design disciplines. It will help you build a portfolio for application to an undergraduate course. This could be within University of the Arts London or beyond.

View our foundation course.

BA Graphic Design collaborative 24 hour television channel project.


Our undergraduate courses are arranged into 2 programmes: design and fine art.

These programmes bring together courses that share practical, intellectual and professional territory, making it easier for the courses to share common ground. This puts your learning experience into a wider, cross disciplinary context.

View all undergraduate courses.

Sculpture by Sophie Giller - BA Painting.


Camberwell has postgraduate courses in Conservation and Visual Arts, with the MA in Visual Arts programme consisting of 5 specialist pathways: Book Arts, Designer-Maker, Fine Art Digital, Illustration and Printmaking.

MA students at the college are also part of the Camberwell, Chelsea and Wimbledon Graduate School. It brings a programme of activities to all 3, including visiting lecturers, cross college salons, crits and external events.

View all postgraduate courses.

Ceramics by Fredrik Andersson - BA Illustration.

Short Courses

Camberwell has a range of specialist short courses delivered via weekend and daytime schedules.

View all short courses.

Work by Tristan Pigott - BA Painting.

Study Abroad

Camberwell has a range of study abroad possibilities including semester and summer programmes.

Visit the study abroad page.

Collection of BA Graphic Design process work.

Portfolio Preparation Courses

Preparing yourself for full-time study can be a daunting process. We have a range of courses to help you to begin your journey at UAL.

  • 5 day portfolio building courses, focused on foundation, undergraduate or postgraduate level
  • 6 week preparation courses for international students

View the portfolio preparation courses.