Create Your Story in Art & Design
at the University of Cumbria
Creative inter-disciplinary art & design courses that will prepare you for a successful career in the creatives industry. Choose from a range of courses including Fine Art, Photography, Graphic Deign, Illustration and more. Excel your creativity within industry-grade studios, workshops & your own studio space. Prepare to be inspired by our highly respected academics, acclaimed artists and talented technicians who will help your unique creativity take flight!
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Why Choose Art & Design at Cumbria?
3rd in the UK for graduate prospects in Art & Design (The Complete University Guide 2023)
You'll have access to a large, spacious, fully-equipped art, design, illustration & photography studios
Become part of a creative & vibrant collaborative community on our dedicated art campus. Here you'll spend two thirds of your time focused on developing real-world practical skills
"With a focus on practical, hands-on learning, our courses are designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need."
"By the end of my university experience, I saw that I had created a community of my own – with friends, contacts, and creative people all around me that I didn’t want to leave and start all again someplace else."
- HANNAH DADY, BA (HONS) - GRAPHIC DESIGN
"Throughout all the industries I have worked in, my degree gave me the conﬁdence to tackle everything head-on."
- VINCENT WALDEN, BA (HONS) - GRAPHIC DESIGN
"I love the support that I have received from my tutors throughout the course. The communication between staff and students is crucial for them to deliver feedback sessions."
- WILLIAM NIVEN, BA (HONS) - PHOTOGRAPHY