Students from Brazil and over 130 other countries form part of our internationally-diverse student community. Discover how you can join them.
University of the Arts London (UAL) is ranked 2nd in the world for Art and Design (2019 QS World University Rankings ®). Our 6 world-renowned Colleges offer a wide range of art, design, fashion, communication, media, screen and performing arts courses at pre-degree, undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We offer a range of support for students from Brazil including a local representative who can provide specialist advice and in-country events giving you the chance to learn more about UAL.
UAL International Postgraduate £5,000 Scholarships
Up to 165 UAL International Postgraduate scholarships are available. A scholarship provides a £5,000 tuition fee waiver for a full-time taught master’s course at one of UAL’s six Colleges starting in the academic year of 2020/21.
Talk to our representative
If you’re thinking about applying to UAL, our Brazilian representative can help. They’ll support you locally and in your language through every stage of the application process, free of charge. This includes providing information and specialist advice about UAL and the courses we offer, your application and portfolio and arranging interviews with our academic staff. There may be a small charge for help with visa applications and travel to the UK. You can also contact your local British Council office or register your interest with us for more information.
Meet us in Brazil
Our academic staff travel to Brazil every year to attend exhibitions, hold workshops and give presentations at schools and colleges. These events give you an opportunity to meet us, find out about studying at UAL, get portfolio preparation tips and discuss your application in person.
These seminars are a great opportunity to find out more about postgraduate study at UAL. Karen Heard, International Academic, will be holding postgraduate workshops in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro in November 2019
Date: Wednesday 6 November
Time: 4pm to 5.30pm, and 5.30pm to 7pm
Location: Language Partners
R.Tenente Gomes Ribeiro
182 - cj.74, V.Mariana
Rio de Janeiro
Date: Saturday 9 November
Time: 3pm to 4.30pm
R. Sao Jose, 40, 9th floor, Centro, RJ
Applying to UAL through our Brazilian representative, Language Partners, is the only way to have an in-person interview in Brazil.
Our academics regularly visit to conduct interviews and will be holding interviews in November 2019 for students looking to join us in 2020:
- São Paulo - 6-7 November 2019
- Rio de Janeiro - 8-9 November 2019
Students who apply directly to one of our Colleges are interviewed in London or by telephone.
If you have a question about any of our events, visits or interview schedule, email Jeremy Madeley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our students are at the heart of everything we do. We want to tell their stories and showcase their work at every opportunity. The image at the top of the page features the work of Miguel Desport, a BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design student at London College of Communication. Below you can hear about the experiences of some our Brazilian students and their advice to anyone thinking about applying to UAL.
Hear Daniela's story
Press play to meet Daniela from Salvador, currently studying MA User Experience Design at London College of Communication.
Read our interview with Rafael
Take a look at our interview with Rafael Zugliani Silva from São Paulo, Brazil who recently finished his BA (Hons) Graphic Communication Design course at Central Saint Martins. Read about his experience as an international student at UAL.
Browse our wide range of courses across pre-degree, undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
Take a look at our application advice and next steps, including supporting documents and portfolio tips.
Students from Brazil need a visa to study in the UK. See our advice about visas and immigration.
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