Ibi Goma, UALAB Extended Diploma in Art & Design Year 1, UCA Canterbury

Our teaching staff are closely connected to their respective industries and each is an active practitioner in their field. As part of a course at UCA you will have the opportunity to undertake a work placement which is a fantastic way to make contacts in industry.

Zandra Rhodes

Zandra Rhodes CBE was installed as Chancellor of University for the Creative Arts in May 2010. Zandra is an alumni of UCA, having studied at Medway College of Design, one of UCA's founder colleges.

Students from UCA's courses have recently worked with Zandra to catalogue her designs and create a digital archive.

The Maidstone Studios

The Maidstone Studios are the UK's largest independent TV studio facility. Our Television Production and new Media Business Management degree courses are based at the studios giving you an unique opportunity to study in a professional environment with access to industry-standard equipment.

These are just a few more of the companies our courses are associated with:

  • Alexander McQueen
  • Apple
  • BBC
  • Boeing
  • The British Film Institute (BFI) 
  • Calvin Klein
  • Capital Radio
  • Channel 4
  • CNN
  • Comme Des Garçons
  • Dazed & Confused
  • The Design Museum
  • Drapers
  • EA Games
  • Elite Models
  • Elle
  • The English National Opera 
  • The Goldsmiths’ Company
  • GQ
  • Gucci
  • The Independent
  • Kenwood De-Longhi (UK)
  • Kodak
  • Liberty of London
  • Marc Jacobs
  • Mother
  • The National Theatre
  • Nike
  • Pinewood Studios
  • Ralph Lauren
  • Sky Television
  • Sony
  • Super Massive Games 
  • The Tate Modern
  • This Morning (ITV) 
  • The Times
  • Topshop
  • The V&A Museum
  • Versace
  • Vodafone 
  • Vogue
  • Wallpaper
  • White Cube 
  • Zandra Rhodes



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