Entry Requirements

For international (Non EU) applications we require a good pass in a Higher School Leaving Certificate from your own country or International Qualifications such as Cambridge International certificates or International Baccalaureate. For further information on requirements contact the International Team

English requirements

NC/NQ/HNC/HND
Applicants must have an IELTS minimum score of 5.5 or equivalent (with no categories lower than 5.5), issued within 2 years of the 22 August 2016 start date. Your IELTS test certificate needs to be issued from an approved provider.

Portfolio requirements
You must provide a portfolio for these courses after you put in the application.

  • Portfolio Preparation Programme
  • NC Art and Design
  • NQ Architecture and Interior Design
  • NQ Computer Arts and Design
  • NQ Photography
  • NQ Textiles
  • HNC 3D Design
  • HNC Photography
  • HND Art and Design
  • HND Computer Arts and Design
  • HND Contemporary Art Practice
  • HND Textiles

Your portfolio should contain examples of sketchbook ideas and any drawings, paintings, items which have been made by hand or any digital work.

Your application will not be considered without a portfolio.