91% of our students were overall satisfied with their experience.


Clearing 2018 IS NOW OPEN
01642 288 888
Lines open at 8:30am – 5pm Mon to Thu (8:30am – 4:30pm on Fri)

If you haven’t already secured your university place for September 2018, don’t worry!

We have some vacancies on degree programmes here at CCAD (soon to be “The Northern School of Art”). We are also able to accept successful applicants onto level 5 or 6 depending on individual assessment and course availability.

The programmes we have on offer are:

BA (Hons) Acting for Stage & Screen
BA (Hons) Body Contour Fashion 
BA (Hons) Costume Interpretation with Design
BA (Hons) Commercial Photography
BA (Hons) Photographic Practice (with Moving Image)
BA (Hons) Graphic Design 
BA (Hons) Production Design for Stage & Screen
BA (Hons) Illustration for Commercial Application
BA (Hons) Fine Art
BA (Hons) Film, Tv & Theatre Production
BA (Hons) Textiles and Surface Design
BA (Hons) Visual Effects and Model Making

If you are interested, please fill in the online form below or give us a call on 01642 288 888. Alternatively, you can email us at

All of our programmes require an interview and portfolio review session. Interviews can be conducted in a variety of ways such as face-to-face, over the telephone or via skype. To speed up the process further, an electronic portfolio can be emailed to us. If this is not possible, please don’t panic! We will arrange for you to see a member of staff face-to-face.

CCAD is the northern school of art. It is not only the leading provider of specialist creative art & design degrees in the north but one of the best across the UK. It’s the place for people serious about a successful creative career.

Our graduate employability is higher than all other art and design specialists in the country. 96.7 of our 2016 graduates were employed or in further study six months after leaving us.

We have gold status in the Teaching Excellence Framework.

Students studying with us may be eligible to receive a generous bursary package of up to £1000 per year. More details are available here

High-quality student accommodation is also available upon request and is competitively priced.

If you would like an interview, please complete the following enquiry form and upload your electronic portfolio of work. If you are unable to provide an electronic portfolio, please let us know and we will schedule a face-to-face interview.

Your Full Name:*
Which programme would you like to know more about?*

For advice and guidance on Clearing please refer to the