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Philippines

Students from Philippines 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 (2020 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 the Philippines including a local representative who can provide specialist advice and in-country events giving you the chance to learn more about UAL.

Coronavirus updates

Our application process is not affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. If you have any questions about studying at UAL, please use our enquiry form. If you have already applied and need to ask us a question, you can contact us using your UAL Portal.

You can also get in touch with the UAL Asia Branch Office for their advice.

Check our Coronavirus guidance for prospective students for the latest information.

Talk to our representative

If you’re thinking about applying to UAL, our Asia Branch from UAL's office in Hong Kong 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.

UAL Asia Branch Office

Unit 1018, 10/F, Star House,
3 Salisbury Road,
Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
Tel.: +852 2155 8209

Register your interest

Fill out this form to receive information and updates about studying at UAL and our future visits to the Philippines.

Meet us in the Philippines

Events

Our academic staff occasionally visit the Philippines to attend education exhibitions, hold workshops and give presentations at schools. These events give you an opportunity to meet one of our staff, find out more about studying at UAL and discuss your application in person.

Pre-degree and undergraduate webinars

Tuesday 20 October: Portfolio Advice
9.30am - 11am BST
3.30pm - 5pm BST

Wednesday 28 October: Preparing for UCAS and creative undergraduate courses
3pm - 4.15pm GMT

Wednesday 4 November: Introduction to UAL
9.30am - 11am GMT
3.30pm - 5pm GMT

Wednesday 11 November: Portfolio advice
9.30am - 11am GMT
3.30pm - 5pm GMT

Thursday 26 November: Living in London - the creative capital
3pm - 4:15pm GMT

Wednesday 2 December: Portfolio advice
9.30am - 11am GMT
3.30pm - 5pm GMT

Thursday 16 December: Perfecting your creative undergraduate application
3pm - 4:15pm GMT


Postgraduate webinars

Wednesday 21 October: MA application and study proposal (Central Saint Martins)
9.30am - 11am GMT
3.30pm - 5pm GMT

Tuesday 10 November: MA application and study proposal (Camberwell, Chelsea and Wimbledon)
9.30am - 11am GMT
3.30pm - 5pm GMT

Monday 23 November: MA application and study proposal (London College of Fashion)
9.30am - 11am GMT
3.30pm - 5pm GMT

Thursday 26 November: Living in London - the creative capital
3pm - 4:15pm GMT

Friday 4 December: MA application and study proposal (London College of Communication)
9.30am - 11am GMT
3.30pm - 5pm GMT

Interviews

Applying to UAL through our UAL Asia Branch Office is the only way to have an in-person interview in the Philippines.

Our academics visit regularly to conduct interviews and dates will be published here as soon as they’re available.

Students who apply directly to one of our Colleges are interviewed in London or by telephone.

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Group of BA (Hons) Illustration and Visual Media students, London College of Communication © Alys Tomlinson

Our courses

Browse our wide range of courses across pre-degree, undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

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Rebecca Chivers, Technician at Chelsea College of Arts © Alys Tomlinson

How to apply

Take a look at our application advice and next steps, including portfolio preparation and interview tips.

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Miguel Desport and Marion Bisserier, BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design, London College of Communication © Alys Tomlinson

Fees and funding

See the information we offer international students about tuition fees, living and course materials costs.

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Benjamin Edmunds, BA (Hons) Fine Art, UAL © Alys Tomlinson

Visas and immigration

Students from the Philippines need a visa to study in the UK. See our advice about visas and immigration.

Find accommodation

Apply for one of our halls of residence or get help finding a privately-rented home.

Miguel Desport and Marion Bisserier, BA Graphic and Media Design students, London College of Communication, interning at Pentagram
Miguel Desport and Marion Bisserier, BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design students, London College of Communication, interning at Pentagram © Alys Tomlinson

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Find out about Careers and Employability, UAL’s dedicated careers and professional practice service.