Chelsea College of Arts, University of the Arts London

About the institution

Chelsea College of Arts is one of London's most prestigious art and design schools. Based in Pimlico in central London, in a grade II listed building overlooking the Tate Britain gallery, it is relatively small, with just 1,400 students, and prides itself on its community ethos. It specialises in curating, fine art, graphic communication, textile design and interior and spatial design, and has expert staff to support students in their practical, theoretical and professional learning.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
17,137
Male UG students: 
26%
Female UG students: 
74%
Full-time students: 
98%
Under 21 on entry: 
69%
International: 
41%
Undergraduate: 
82%
Student-staff ratio: 
15.1
Average UCAS tariff: 
320.4

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 17%
2.1: 45%
2.2: 29%
Pass: 9%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

86%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
52%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
18,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment


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