Leeds Arts University - Master's Degree

Leeds Arts University, established in 1846, is a small, specialist arts and higher education University located in Leeds, UK. The University offers two Master of Arts degrees.
  • Average Tuition GBP 15,000
  • Intakes Fall
  • Campus Setting City

School Description

Leeds Arts University offers master's degree programs in subjects such as Creative Practice and Curation Practices. Courses are designed to offer a number of opportunities to connect with industry, while also instructing students on how to become a successful self-employed artist. Students also taught important skills for better career prospects such project management, problem-solving, self-motivation and decision-making. The University provides a number of state-of-the-art facilities and learning resources to students, including libraries, discipline-specific studios, fully-equipped work spaces, materials shop, computer rooms, photography dark room, theatre and print room. Notable alumni of the institute include artists such as Henry Moore and Marcus Harvey.
  • 01The University is ranked 5th in the Design & Crafts subject areas in Guardian League Tables for 2018.
  • 02The University won the Whatuni Award for Best University Facilities in the UK in 2014 and 2016, and was placed second in 2017 and 2018.
  • 03The University is ranked 8th in the Times Higher Education National Student Survey 2017, on overall student satisfaction results.

Master Programs

  • Leeds College of Art, Blenheim Walk, Leeds LS2, UK

    Art Creative Practice

    GBP 15,000 Tuition Fee

    This program offers a wide range of courses that focus on the study of art history; art theory and criticism; performing arts; 2D art; 3D art; digital art; photography, and architectural modelmaking.

  • Leeds College of Art, Blenheim Walk, Leeds LS2, UK

    Art Curation Practice

    GBP 15,000 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Art History. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the historical development of art; the theory of art; art history research methods; the conservation of works of art; and the study of specific periods, cultures, styles, and themes.


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Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.50
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.00
  • GRE Not required
  • GMAT Not required


    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    The University offers a number of scholarships, including two Vice-Chancellor’s International Postgraduate Scholarships of up to £3,000.

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    Established in 1846


    The institute is the only specialist arts university in the North of England.

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        Leeds College of Art, Blenheim Walk, Leeds LS2, UK

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