Oscar-winning filmmakers and animators, world-renowned fashion designers, television presenters and a Turner Prize winner are just some of the high-profile graduates who have enhanced and developed their talents at the University for the Creative Arts (UCA).
Named Modern University of the Year 2019 by The Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide, and ranked as the top creative arts specialist by all major league tables, UCA has been providing specialist arts education for 160 years. With campuses in Canterbury, Epsom, Farnham and Rochester, the institution offers a range of pre-degree, undergraduate and postgraduate courses spanning the creative arts, technology and business.
Learning is practice-based and informed by close collaboration with industry, an approach which has seen UCA become the top specialist creative university for graduate employment. 96.9 per cent of our graduates are in employment or further study within six months of their graduation.
Our Rochester campus is just 10 minutes from Chatham station and is a creative hub for students studying a rich variety of courses in fashion, photography and digital animation. The exceptional facilities available include dedicated fashion studios, construction spaces, photography development and editing suites, the very latest digital printing facilities, plus the influential Zandra Rhodes Gallery.