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Every year, University of the Arts London welcomes students from Japan on to our degrees, short courses and Study Abroad programmes.


beo are UAL's official representative in Japan. They offer the following services from offices in Tokyo, Osaka and Fukuoka:

  • Providing information about UAL and its 6 Colleges.
  • Specialist advice about our courses and help with choosing the right programme for you.
  • Advice on preparing your application and portfolio.
  • Arranging an interview in Japan with one of our academic staff.
  • Help with visa applications and travel to the UK.

beo Tokyo:
5th floor Forecast Shinjuku South Bldg,
4-3-17 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku,
Tokyo, 160-0022

Tel: +81 (0)3 5367 3315

beo Osaka:
3rd floor Inoi Building 2,
2-9-19 Shibata, Kita-ku,
Osaka, 530-0012

Tel: +81 (0)6 6371 1116

beo Fukuoka:
1st Floor No.5 Green Building,
2-12-12 Hakata Ekimae,Hakata-ku,
Fukuoka, 812-0011

Tel: +81(0)92-477-1866

beo website:

Enquiry form:

UniCon can offer you free support locally, in your language, through every stage of the application process.

2-1-18-101 Honkomagome
Tokyo 113-0021

Contact: Ms Maki
Email: (Tokyo)
Tel:  +81 (0) 3690 20856
Fax: +81 (0) 3690 20857

Your local British Council office can also offer you advice about studying in the UK.

If you are a student at JCFL and are applying to UAL, you should contact Mr Nobuyoshi Tsujimoto for help with your application. Mr Tsujimoto is the Art and Design Portfolio Advisor and IELTS counsellor at JCFL.

Mr Nobuyoshi Tsujimoto
1-5-16 Shimo-ochiai Shinjuku-ku
Tokyo 161-0033

Tel: +81 (3) 3365 6061

Our academic staff travel to Japan every year to attend education fairs, deliver workshops and visit schools around the country. These events give you a chance to meet us in person, find about studying here, learn about preparing a portfolio and to discuss your application.

UAL mini-open day

UAL academic Kate Scully will leading 2 sessions on 22 October 2019:

  • Introduction to University of the Arts London & open lecture (Sustainable Futures) 10am -12pm

Book your place

  • ‘CONSTRUCT / DECONSTRUCT’ Idea generation and development workshop 2.30 - 4.30pm

Book your place

beo Tokyo
5th floor Forecast Shinjuku South Bldg,
4-3-17 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku,
Tokyo, 160-0022


If you have applied through beo, you can have a face-to-face interview in Japan. Students who apply directly to one of our Colleges are interviewed in London or by telephone from London. Our academics visit regularly to conduct interviews.

For more information about upcoming interviews in Japan, forthcoming events in your area, or to enquire about arranging a visit to your school, you can get in touch with our representatives, beo, at

If you'd like to hear about UAL visits to Japan in the future, sign up to our Japan mailing list.

Offers at interview

  • Further education and undergraduate applications:
    If you are successful in the interview you will receive an offer on the spot. If the interviewer cannot offer you a place on your first choice course, they will advise you on other suitable courses across UAL's six Colleges or recommend ways you can improve your work so that you can reapply at a later date.
  • Postgraduate applications:
    For some courses our interviewers can make offers on the spot; for other courses they will make a recommendation to the College you are applying to.