The University for the Creative Arts is a public, professional arts and design university in England. The origins of the university can be traced back to as far as 1867 when the Maidstone College of Art was established. The college was merged with multiple art colleges to form the Kent Institute of Art and Design in 1987. It has since then changed names and was eventually granted university status, and changed to its present name in the year 2008. UCA’s catalogue has foundation courses, undergraduate and postgraduate courses and also pathway courses.
All the degrees at UCA are taught under 14 different subjects. Under animation, the significant degrees are B.Sc. (Hons.) in Creative Computing, MA in Animation, MA in Games Design and BA (Hons.) in Computer Animation Arts. Under architecture, the courses are MA in Architecture, BA (Hons.) in Interior Architecture and Design, BA (Hons.) in Garden Design, among others.
The business department has an MBA, MA and MSc in Human Resources Management, BA and BSc in different management specialisations. Similarly, crafts, jewellery and 3D design, creative education and fashion textiles have a BA (Hons.) and an MA degree in distinct specialisations. The Film and TV and Fine Art Departments have a BA and MA in film making, theatre, fine art and more across all the campuses of the university. Graphic Design lets students graduate with a BA or MA in Graphic Design as well as BA or BSc in Advertising or BA in Illustration. The Marketing, Promotion and Management Department offers BA (Hons.) degree in Fashion Media and Promotion, BA (Hons.), MA and an MSc in Fashion Business and Management and more.
The Media and Journalism have BA and MA in fashion journalism, creative writing and more, which is same for the music department as well that has BA or BSc in Music Business and Management, Creative Arts etc. The Performing Arts Department offers only a BA degree in Acting and Performance and Design for Theatre and Screen while the photography department has BA or MA degrees in Photography, Fashion Photography and Creative Arts.
UNIVERSITY FOR THE CREATIVE ARTS COURSE LIST
- Advanced Business Administration
- Academic Studies
- Accounting – Business
- Advanced Arts & Entertainment Management
- Accounting Assistant
- Acting for Stage and Screen
- Early Childhood Care and Education
- Education Assistant
- Health Care Assistant
- Hotel and Resort Management
- Tourism Management
- Addictions and Mental Health
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA IN GENERAL
UG: 60% Above Marks
PG: 60% Above Marks
IELTS: 6.0 band or above
English Should have above 65% marks