Leeds Arts University


Leeds Arts University is the only specialist arts university in the North of England. Leeds Arts University has been delivering high quality art and design education for over 170 years and has a student population of over 2000 across undergraduate, post graduate and preparatory further education programmes.
 
Leeds Arts University was founded in 1846 and became a Higher Education Institution in 2011. The University was granted Taught Degree Awarding Powers in 2016, and full university status in 2017. Leeds Arts University is the highest ranked arts university in the Guardian University League Tables 2018 for Design & Crafts.
 
Students experience an intense and exciting atmosphere, where tutors feel passionately that, through hard work, every student should discover their individual creative potential. Tutors are often practising artists or designers in their own right ensuring that subject specialist communities of practice develop which are externally facing and prepare students for meaningful careers in the creative industries, many students gaining national and international acclaim through industry awards.
 
Contact
Leeds Arts University
Blenheim Walk
Leeds LS2 9AQ
 
0113 202 8000
 
www.leeds-art.ac.uk