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We can’t wait to welcome our new and returning students from 19 October 2020. Your safety is our first priority.

Illustration by Jan Chan, Central Saint Martins

Switzerland

Students from Switzerland 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 Switzerland including 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.

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

General webinars

DateTopicMorning sessionAfternoon session
Tuesday 20 OctoberPortfolio Advice9.30am - 11am BST3.30pm - 5pm BST
Wednesday 4 NovemberIntroduction to UAL9.30am - 11am GMT3.30pm - 5pm GMT
Wednesday 11 NovemberPortfolio advice9.30am - 11am GMT3.30pm - 5pm GMT
Thursday 26 NovemberLiving in London - the creative capital 3pm - 4:14pm GMT
Wednesday 2 DecemberPortfolio advice9.30am - 11am GMT3.30pm - 5pm GMT


Undergraduate webinars

DateTopicAfternoon session
Wednesday 28 OctoberPreparing for UCAS and creative undergraduate courses3pm - 4.15pm GMT
Thursday 16 DecemberPerfecting your creative undergraduate application3pm - 4.15pm GMT


Postgraduate webinars

DateTopicMorning sessionAfternoon session
Wednesday 21 OctoberMA application and study proposal (Central Saint Martins)9.30am - 11am GMT3.30pm - 5pm GMT
Tuesday 10 NovemberMA application and study proposal (Camberwell, Chelsea and Wimbledon)9.30am - 11am GMT3.30pm - 5pm GMT
Monday 23 NovemberMA application and study proposal (London College of Fashion)9.30am - 11am GMT3.30pm - 5pm GMT
Friday 4 DecemberMA application and study proposal (London College of Communication)9.30am - 11am GMT3.30pm - 5pm GMT

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Register your interest

Receive information and updates about studying at UAL and our future events and visits to Switzerland:

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British Council

Your local British Council office can also offer you advice about studying in the UK. Visit the British Council website for more details.

Student stories

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Group of BA (Hons)  Illustration and Visual Media students, London College of Communication
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.

Yarn on a sewing machine, Rebecca Chivers, Technician at Chelsea College of Arts
Rebecca Chivers, Technician at Chelsea College of Arts © Alys Tomlinson

How to apply

Take a look at our application advice and next steps, including supporting documents and portfolio tips.

Pound and ampersand symbol in a Graphic and Media design students sketchbook
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.

Art student in his studio, Benjamin Edmunds, BA Fine Art
Benjamin Edmunds, BA (Hons) Fine Art, UAL © Alys Tomlinson

Visas and immigration

Students from Switzerland 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

Launch your career

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