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About Short Courses

Short Courses is part of CSM's Innovation and Business.

Central Saint Martins has been offering short courses geared towards professional development and academic advancement since 1986. Over that time, we have expanded our short course availability and now offer a huge selection of courses.

Subject areas and disciplines:

  • Fashion and Textiles
  • Fine Art
  • Graphic Design
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Media Arts
  • Theatre and Performance
  • Three Dimensional Design

Course sessions:

  • Online Courses run for 8 weeks, with both, daytime and evening sessions.
  • Evening and Saturday courses run for 10 weeks or 5 Saturdays during term times.
  • Our weekend courses run for the Saturday and the Sunday over one weekend at various points during term times.
  • Easter, Summer and Christmas School - including courses for under 19s - run, mostly, as one week intensive or as 2-3 week residential courses.


  • Richbell Place, WC1N 3LA
  • Elthorne Road, N19 4AG
  • King's Cross, N1C 4AA


Our large staff of tutors is comprised of leaders in the field with a passion for providing quality education. Many are also currently working with the University of the Arts on degree programmes or are previous graduates. Each course description page provides a comprehensive tutor biography.

Available courses starting soon:

Our office is based at our main campus behind King's Cross and St Pancras station in Granary Square just off Goods Way over the Regent's canal. You can find us at the main reception desk from 10:00 - 19:30 Monday to Friday. For more information you should contact us.