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Students from Europe form part of our internationally-diverse student community. Discover how you can join them.

European Union

University of the Arts London (UAL) is the largest specialist art and design university in Europe, offering a wide range of art, design, fashion, communication, media and performing arts courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Being an EU student at UAL: Marion and Miguel

We currently have students from over 130 countries studying with us as part of our internationally-diverse student community, with around 3,000 students from the EU making up 15% of the student body.

We travel regularly to countries across Europe and around the world to meet prospective students at education fairs, as well as hosting UAL presentations, seminars and workshops. These events give you an opportunity to find out about studying at UAL and discuss your application in person.

Explore our website to learn more about our work in the EU, where you can meet us, and what it’s like being a student at UAL.

Talk to our representatives

If you’re thinking about applying to UAL, our local representatives around Europe 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.


Elab Education Laboratory

Viale Restelli, 3 – 20124 Milano, Italy

+39 327 443 4505



Ģertrūdes iela 10-18, Rīga, LV-1010, Latvia

+371 67304428



Storgatan 25, 411 24 Göteborg, Sweden

+46 0 31-13 80 85


CES Bureau

Bureau of Counselling in Education & Services, 4, A Metaxa street, 3rd floor, 16675 Glyfada, Greece

+30 210 3638897


Elab Education Laboratory

ul.Nowogrodzka 68,02-014 Warszawa, Poland

+48 602 751 351



41 Blvd General Gh. Magheru, 1st Floor, Apt.1, Bucharest 010326, Romania

+40 21 311 05 72



IEC Formacion

Calle Lagasca 135, 1B Madrid 28006, Spain

+34 91 579 22 88



Where & What

Santaló 87 - 08021 Barcelona- Spain

+34 93.414.22.38



Lvovo g. 25, LT-09320, Vilnius

+370 8 610 11010

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