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BA Fine Art Degree Show

Fickle Spaces welcomes the return of an in-person Degree Show from 11 - 26 June.

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Top 10 for Art & Design in the UK

The Complete University Guide 2022

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Coronavirus (covid-19)

The health and wellbeing of our staff, students and visitors are our priority. Keep updated with the University's information and advice.

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School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies undergraduate

Undergraduate degrees

Depending on your interests and career plans, you can choose one of six courses. Each constitutes a particular pathway but also offer flexibility, allowing you to select from many optional modules.

You may be interested in studying a joint honours course with History of Art, choosing Cultural Studies as your major subject in BA Liberal Arts or studying BA Global Creative Industries, which is taught by four Schools.

Studying at Leeds

As well as the numerous resources of the School and University, we maintain teaching and research partnerships with local, national and international museums, galleries and heritage institutions. We also offer an extensive range of visiting artists and speakers, research salons and seminars, and study trips for you to participate in.

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Exhibitions and projects

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most targeted by graduate recruiters

(The Graduate Market in 2021)

Dan Cole
Student | BA Fine Art
"When choosing an institution that would best prepare me for the art world, I became aware of the diversity that Leeds and Yorkshire offers as a vast county providing diverse facets of culture, coupled with a rich history."

Enrichment opportunities

We are passionate about your university experience. At Leeds, you will enjoy a range of additional options that offer you the chance to make a real difference to your future career. We are committed to developing your employability and career prospects, and our graduates have an excellent reputation amongst employers.

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Rose Mason
“I assist with the running of the Visiting Artists Talks programme which allows me to meet the artists, show them around campus and discuss current works. This is something I have found invaluable as part of my studies.”