You need to get a proper job.
Creative - The Fastest Growing Sector in the UK
Creativity connects you to an industry worth over £100Billion. In the UK alone, the Graphic Design industry is worth £3.4billion, the Photography Industry is worth £1.2 billion, the core UK film industry contributes over £4.6 billion to UK GDP, and the UK is home to 20% of the Global Arts Market, which is worth over £30 billion in total (Statista).
Whether your passion lies in designing, graphics, filmmaking, photography, or sketching and drawing, the University of Cumbria will help you refine your craft through learning from industry experts, practical experience, and our dedication to support every unique individual. So when they tell you to ‘get a proper job’, you can tell them creativity pays in more ways than one.
Explore how we can help you become a part of this booming industry through our ‘Getting Into’ webinars, our Masterclasses, and our Institute of Arts Open Day.