Art & Design: International Year One Options

Unleash your creativity and fulfil your ambitions in the world of design and arts with the International Year One programme. These specially curated courses in Architecture, Art & Design, Creative Arts, Music, Film, and Animation offer students a comprehensive and immersive learning experience. By studying at reputed universities and colleges across the United States of America, Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom, students are granted the opportunity to explore various cultural perspectives, enhancing their global outlook and enriching their academic journey.

Begin your journey in the creative field with International Year One, where you’ll nurture the essential skills and knowledge for a prosperous career in the arts industry. View the universities and colleges listed below and complete the form at the bottom of the page or speak to your Study Centre if you are interested in progressing to any of these options.

United States of America

Explore the vast opportunities available in the United States, with a list of universities offering Art & Design courses through the International Year One program.

  • Baylor University International Study Centre
  • James Madison University International Study Centre
  • Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi International Study Centre
  • University of Hartford International Study Centre
  • Western Washington University International Study Centre
  • Queens College GSSP
  • UMass Boston GSSP
  • INTO Hofstra University
  • INTO Illinois State University
  • INTO Suffolk University Boston


Venture down under to Australia, a hub of creativity and innovation, and delve into its rich and diverse Art & Design scene with the International Year One program at the following esteemed universities:

  • UNSW College
  • Curtin College
  • Deakin College
  • Edith Cowan College
  • Griffith College
  • University of Canberra College

United Kingdom

Experience the rich history of art and design in the UK by enrolling in the International Year One programme at any of our esteemed partner universities:

  • ARU College
  • Birmingham City University International College
  • Hertfordshire International College
  • INTO Newcastle University


Discover the vibrant and multicultural art scene in Canada, a country renowned for its rich cultural heritage and innovative design institutions, making it an ideal choice for Art & Design courses.

  • Fraiser International College
  • Toronto Metropolitan University International College

Contact us

If you are interested in applying to any of the above-listed institutions, please complete the form below and a member of NCUK’s Student Support team will provide you with more details. Please note that the availability of specific courses and admission requirements may vary between universities and programmes. Therefore, students are encouraged to contact NCUK for detailed information about available options.