Leeds Arts University

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Inspiring course, Inspiring institution.

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"You could be the next member of our famous alumni, joining Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth, Marcus Harvey and the Turner Prize winner Damien Hirst."


Leeds Arts University is the only specialist arts university in the North of England and has been delivering high-quality creative arts education for over 170 years.

Famous people who studied with us are the sculptors Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth and more recently Marcus Harvey and Turner Prize winner Damien Hirst.

Providing 14 degree courses, 2 postgraduate course, 3 further education courses students can choose to study art and design subjects with us from the age of 16 upwards.

Our students experience an intense and exciting atmosphere, where tutors feel passionately that each one should discover their individual creative potential and where hard work pays off. We have over 1,800 students who all find themselves immersed in a truly creative environment.

With numerous award-winning students each year and tutors who are often practising artists in the subjects that they teach, there can't be a better environment to nurture creativity. Real-life experience and practical advice helps our students shape their ambitions for the future.

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Our fabulous, state-of-the-art resources and libraries offer you the best possible opportunities for proving your talent and your potential, and our students think so - we won the What Uni Student Choice Award for the UK University with the Best Facilities in 2014 and 2016!

For more information on our facilities and to take a virtual tour click here.

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Our courses take place at both our Vernon Street and Blenheim Walk buildings. For more information on which courses take place at each building please see our visitor guide.

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Open days

For a list of our current open days and to book your place please visit our website.

Contact details

Blenheim Walk
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)113 202 8000
Fax: +44 (0)113 202 8001