Explore your creative future

Beginning your creative journey

Here we have collected together a bundle of resources concerning the creative industries, the value of the creative arts to health, well-being and society and a collection of case studies from students and alumni.

Find out why should study a creative degree, where this might take you and how you can afford it.

Download our Apply Guide

From UCAS applications to auditions, to beginning your creative studies – this guide has all you need to know about applying to a creative institution in London and what it takes to get in.

Tackle these topics first to get an overview of what to expect when considering a creative study future

So you want to study a creative subject?

Aren’t sure if you should or what the value of a creative arts and design education might be?

Start here

What should I keep in mind?

Just as when you apply to any other type of course, there are a few things to bear in mind when you decide to apply to a creative pathway.

Discover your options

How do I apply?

How do you apply for a creative course? There are three main application routes for creative art and design courses: UCAS, UCAS Conservatoires and direct conservatoire application.

Application help

What happens next?

After you have completed your application, you can expect to be called in for an audition and/or interview. Some art and design subjects may also ask that you produce a portfolio.

After your application