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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    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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    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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    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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  • Our #SummerStudyAbroad Experimental Knitwear Students made work like this piece in just 3 WEEKS!!! Imagine what they could do if they came for longer! #MondayMotivation #UALStudyAbroad #knitwear #CSM #fashion #studentwork #fashionshow #couture #model
  • Did you know Chelsea College of Arts used to be a hospital? Next time you are there, keep an eye out for the Morgue! #UALStudyAbroad #UALFacts #Chelsea #Artschool #history #london #london_only #historic #buildings #architecture #interiordesign
  • Hungry? Borough Market is a great place to try lots of delicious food of all types! Best part, FREE SAMPLES!! #UALStudyAbroad #nomnomnom #boroughmarket #food #london #londonfoodie #london_only
  • Goodbye to all our Summer Study Abroad Students finishing today! We wish you a safe journey home and all the best in your future studies! Come back and visit (or study again) soon! #UALStudyAbroad
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#SummerStudyAbroad #SoLongbutnotGoodbye #Wewillmissyou #Comebacksoon
  • When you study abroad you don't just learn new things, you also make new friends! #UALStudyAbroad #tbt #StudyAbroad #SummerStudyAbroad #london #london_only #CSM
  • The #LondonBus 🚌 is a great way to see all the sights as well as get around London! #UALStudyAbroad #StudyAbroadTip
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#redbus #doubledeckerbus #london #london_only #buswins #thames #iphonography #londoner #truelondoner #londoncalling #studyabroad #summerstudyabroad #travel
  • Did you know you can visit the top of the #Shard for some of the best views in London! #UALStudyAbroad #TuesdayTip #London #london_only #skyhigh #clouds #bluesky #Summerdays #london_calling #skyscraper #tallbuildings
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  • Did you know that many of London's largest and most famous museums like Tate are FREE Entry?!?! Why not go visit one today! #UALStudyAbroad #StudyAbroadTips #themoreyouknow #freelondon #london_only #londoner #sundayfunday #tate #tatebritain #art
  • Summer weekends are the perfect time to enjoy a traditional English afternoon tea! We treated our #SummerStudyAbroad students to High Tea last week, so they know that its more than just black tea and crumpets! #UALStudyAbroad #TeaParty #BritishSummerTime #nomnomnom @ualsocial
  • Goodbye to all our @lcfstudyabroad students who finished today! Whether you are leaving on a jet plane ✈️ or driving the long road home 🚗, we wish you all safe travels! Come back and visit soon! #UALStudyAbroad #LCFStudyAbroad #SummerStudyAbroad
  • The Southbank Skatepark aka the #Undercroft is one of the best places to see street art in London! Stop by and take a photo of your favorite work by Sunday for a chance to win our #contest! #UALStudyAbroad #StreetArt #Graffiti #London_only #london #southbank #skate #Summer
  • There is still time to enter the #UALStudyAbroad Instagram Contest and win an exclusive Tea Towel and Print of London designed by UAL alumni @TheCityWorks! Post before Sunday and you could be a winner! See full details below:
Rules of the contest: be a current study on #SummerStudyAbroad and be around to pick up your prize by Friday 10 August 2018. . 
How to participate: 
1. Take a photo of your favorite street art in London 
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 August 6th and the regram with the most likes will win. Winner will be contacted by dm on Instagram.
  • What do you love about London? Maybe its the lovely red phone boxes or maybe it is just hearing the accent! Let us know in the comments! #UALStudyAbroad #LoveLondon
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  • We cannot wait to meet you at our Afternoon Tea followed by a trip up the #LondonEye! #UALStudyAbroad
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  • Attention all Summer Study Abroad Session 2 students: #UALStudyAbroad is hosting an Instagram #contest starting today lasting until Sunday August 5!

#Prize: an exclusive UAL Tea Towel (not available to buy ANYWHERE!) and a print of London, both designs by @TheCityWorks who are UAL graduates.

Rules of the contest: be a current study on #SummerStudyAbroad and be around to pick up your prize by Friday 10 August 2018. 
How to participate:
1. Take a photo of your favorite street art in London 
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 August 6th and the regram with the most likes will win. 
Winner will be contacted by dm on Instagram.
  • We'll be having our Afternoon Tea followed by a trip on the London Eye on Thursday! Our last event sold out, so make sure you RSVP! #UALStudyAbroad #LondonEye
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#summerstudyabroad #london #london_only #hightea #teaandcrumpets #strawberriesandcream #bst #summer #summertime