School of Art, Design and Performance
With the creative industries contributing over 84 billion pounds (GVA)1 to the UK economy annually, you couldn’t choose a better time to be considering higher education and a career in the creative sector.
Unrivalled workshop facilities, dedicated lecturers, and a diverse range of exciting courses, makes the School of Art, Design and Performance one of the best places to study for a creative degree.
Whether you aspire to work in the art and design industries, or within dance and the performing arts, you can rely on our long history of providing hands-on training, education and practice-based research to fully prepare you for your career.
1 Source: The Creative Industries
The continued success of our students in industry competitions, and the career destinations of our alumni, provide a clear indicator of our reputation and our ability to produce high calibre creative graduates.
Our proximity to central London (only 30 minutes by train) means students are located very close to what still remains the world’s capital for creative industry activity.
As a student at Bucks, you can benefit from our impressive industry contacts, providing you with direct access to guest lectures, live project briefs, masterclasses and an invaluable range of networking opportunities.
As a School, we specialise in courses within the following areas:
Many of our graduates go on to have successful careers in high profile companies such as Saatchi and Saatchi, Cath Kidston and Pinewood Studios. We also have alumni working at Google and many start up their own businesses.