Study Abroad

Find out about our Study Abroad programmes for international students

UAL welcomes students from all over the world to programmes in the arts, design, fashion, media, communication and performance, lasting from three weeks to a year.

Study abroad with us and immerse yourself in a world top 6 university for art and design, based at the heart of one of the world's creative capitals, London.

See the courses available on each programme

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    Photography: Elaine Perks

    Integrated Study Abroad

    Study alongside local degree-seeking students for 1, 2, or 3 terms and fully integrate into UK student life.

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    Photography: Elaine Perks

    Semester Study Abroad

    14 week semester programmes designed and tailored to incoming study abroad students that offers electives to suit individualised learning needs.

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    Photography: Elaine Perks

    Summer Study Abroad

    Study for up to 8 weeks on one of our summer programmes with the option to take English language tuition before your course.

Customised programmes

We can customise a programme of any length, and at any time of the year, for groups of students from your university. This service is not available to individual students.

Contact us to find out more.

UAL Study Abroad

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  • Congratulations to our Summer Study Abroad contest winner @_emilyallen__ !! We absolutely loved your LCC spot!! #ualstudyabroad ・・・
Pretty little spot I found in one of the printing rooms on Monday. I have learnt so much already and it’s only the first week☀️ #ualstudyabroad #journalism
  • Bonne fête nationale from #ualstudyabroad! #bonnefête #bastilleday #franglais
  • Best way to travel in London...#thamesclipper?!? ⛵️ #UALStudyAbroad
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  • Have you seen the City of London's Dragon Guards yet?? 🐉🐲 #UALStudyAbroad
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#dragons #london #cityoflondon #london_only #londoner #studyabroad #travel #iphone #iphonography #dragonguards #thames #universityoftheartslondon #travelinspo #summerstudyabroad #contemporaryart #art #artschool
  • Happy #Pride Everyone! If you are at #PrideinLondon, keep an eye out for the UAL float! 
#WeareUAL 🌈 💛💚💙💜 🌈
  • Don't forget the contest starts today! Start snapping those secret spots. More details below:  #UALStudyAbroad is hosting an Instagram contest starting Friday 6 July 2018 lasting until Sunday 15 July 2018. Prize: an exclusive UAL Tea Towel (not available to buy anywhere!) and a print of London, both designs by @TheCityWorks who are also graduates from UAL. 
Rules of the contest (eligibility): be a current student on #SummerStudyAbroad and be around to pick up your prize by Friday 20 July 2018. 
How to participate: 
1. Take a photo of a secret London location you've discovered. 
2. Follow us, tag us. 
3. Use #UALStudyAbroad in your comments.
4. Post your photo! 
We will pick our top 3 and regram them on Monday 16 July 2018. The regram with the most likes will win! Winner will be contacted by direct message on Instagram.
  • The Summer Study Abroad Afternoon Tea and River Cruise is this afternoon! See you there! #UALStudyAbroad #wereonaboat
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#summerstudyabroad #thames #london #london_only #boats #londoneye #tea #teaandcrumpets #britishsummertime #bst #strawberriesandcream
  • Attention all Summer Study Abroad session 1 students: #UALStudyAbroad is hosting an Instagram contest starting Friday 6 July 2018 lasting until Sunday 15 July 2018. Prize: an exclusive UAL Tea Towel (not available to buy anywhere!) and a print of London, both designs by @TheCityWorks who are also graduates from UAL. 
Rules of the contest (eligibility): be a current student on #SummerStudyAbroad and be around to pick up your prize by Friday 20 July 2018. 
How to participate: 
1. Take a photo of a secret London location you've discovered. 
2. Follow us, tag us. 
3. Use #UALStudyAbroad in your comments.
4. Post your photo! 
We will pick our top 3 and regram them on Monday 16 July 2018. The regram with the most likes will win! Winner will be contacted by direct message on Instagram.
  • #happy4thofjuly 🇺🇸 from all of us at #ualstudyabroad
#americasbirthday #iminlondonyall #usembassy
  • Don't forget this Thursday we will be having our Afternoon Tea followed by a Thames River cruise! #UALStudyAbroad #wereonaboat
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#summerstudyabroad #thames #london #london_only #boats #londoneye #tea #teaandcrumpets #britishsummertime #bst #strawberriesandcream
  • Welcome Summer Study Abroad Students!! We cannot wait to meet you! 😄😄 Use #UALStudyAbroad so we can feature your work! .
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#SummerStudyAbroad #firstdayofschool #firstdayofsummer #omg #summer #london #summer2018 #britishsummertime #itsfinallyhere #imsoexcited  #goals
  • #HappyCanadaDay 🇨🇦🇨🇦🇨🇦 from #UALStudyAbroad
  • You know its summer when...the pubs have flowers 💐🌼🌸🌹 #UALStudyAbroad #SummerStudyAbroad
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#london #london_only #iphone #iphone_only #iphonography #london_calling #publife #flowers #britishsummertime #londoner #londoncalling #summer2018 #bst
  • London Calling ☎️ #UALStudyAbroad #redbox .
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#telephone #summer2018 #summerstudyabroad #london #londoner #bst #LondonCalling #iphone #iphonography #london_only #britishsummertime
  • Grayson Perry’s 2017 Graduation Robes look particularly festive today! ☀️🌈🎓#ualstudyabroad #summersolstice .
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#graysonperry #universityoftheartslondon #summer #highholborn #londoncollegeoffashion #LCF #contemporaryart #fashion #rainbow #rainbowbrite #londonsummer #london #londoner #london_only #architecture #contemporary #iphonography #photography #symmetrykillers #logo
  • 🎉Congratulations to our study abroad administrator @emilylazerwitz for getting selected for the 2018 Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts (coordinated by Chancellor of the University of the Arts London Grayson Perry)! Can’t wait to see the entire exhibition when it opens on Tuesday!🎉
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  • ☀️Summer in the city ☀️
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#CSM #summer #london #london_only #iphone_only #iphonography #kingscross #sun #sunshine #green #greenspace #contemporaryart #studyabroad #travel #travelphotography #travelgoals #thisislondon #canal #granarysquare #summerstudyabroad
  • Cannot wait to see the next set of degree shows at Central Saint Martins! Check out our story for a sneak preview! #UALSummerShows #ualstudyabroad .
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#summershows #degreeshows #thisislondon #signage #csm #centralsaintmartins #cartoon
  • Looks like @lcclondon is getting ready for the degree shows! 🤩#UALSummerShows #degreeshows2018 #ualstudyabroad .
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#summer #graphic #design #art #modernart #modern #colour #color #london #onlylondon #iphonography #iphoneonly #pink #lcc #elephantandcastle #southlondon