NUA has thrived as an established University, developing a national reputation as an innovative and creative academic community. Our commitment is to offer practice-based courses highly-prized by the creative industries that afford students space to develop their skills and pursue their passion.
At the heart of it all, our students. Artists, designers, makers and creators. Bringing diverse interests and unique perspectives, they share a desire to be challenged and inspired. To learn from the past and shape the future.
Discover our art, design, architecture and media courses. Our courses are practical: you will experiment with different techniques and test different formats. Our tutors are experts in their field and you will hear from visiting professionals about the latest practice in the workplace.
You will be encouraged to explore your ideas, collaborate with fellow students and develop your creative practice at NUA.
If you are looking for an opportunity to explore your creative horizons and take a step towards a creative career, NUA is the place for you.