London – Art

University of the Arts London Semester Program at Central Saint Martins or Chelsea College of Art

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Academic Program

Highly structured teaching and support from professionals active in the field, Central Saint Martins offers a range of electives, Chelsea provides some opportunity to work alongside regular degree students in sessions tailored to your study needs.

  • Reviewed by: Professor Susan Rankaitis
  • Fields of study: Fine art and design
  • Eligibility: A portfolio of previous work is required with the application and a cumulative GPA of 9.0.
  • Size of the student body: Classes are with other international study abroad students

Living Arrangements

Students live in one of the three halls of residence located throughout the city, usually Will Wyatt Court. Scripps provides a meal stipend for student to prepare their own meals in shared kitchen facilities.

Term Dates

  • Fall: Late August through early December
  • Spring: January though May


  • Advising Tips: For information on how to prepare a portfolio, check out this UAL video.
  • Visa Information: Students on semester programs must obtain a student visitor visa. Year-long students must apply for a Tier 4 student visa. Click here for more information on student visas. Note students on a student visitor visa will not have permission to work, intern or volunteer unless the host university will sponsor you for a Tier 4 student visa. Not all universities will do so.
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