Northbrook College
Creative Arts Degree Programmes
Art & Design Degrees
BA (Hons) Art & Design Degrees
Accredited by UAL
Art & Design Degrees
Theatre Arts Degree
Acting, Costume Design & Dance
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Initially founded in 1912, our reputation for creative arts expertise has flourished. Northbrook College graduates have been celebrated at the Oscars, BAFTA’s, London Fashion Week and more. We are proud of our heritage, but the future is happening now... that’s where you come in.

Take your creative spirit to the next level and choose one of our eight Theatre arts degrees. Study at our Northbrook College in Worthing and benefit from a world-class degree programme accredited by University Arts London (UAL)
As one of the popular university destinations for international students, UK art schools offer concentrated programmes to help unlock your creativity. We will help equip you with the skills to compete in the international creative arts industry.
Discover a creative learning environment in which musical theory and technique are only the beginning. Embrace boundary-pushing innovative experiences where collaboration is nurtured and taught by industry-led educators,

Unlock your Creative Potential

Where Creativity Meets Education.

Are you ready to turn your passion for art into a fulfilling career?
Ignite your imagination. At Northbrook College, we believe in nurturing and empowering the next generation of creative visionaries. Join us on a transformative journey where your artistic dreams take centre stage.
Our degree programmes are accredited by the University of Arts London (UAL).

Unlock Your Creative Potential at Northbrook College

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Inspiring Creativity, Shaping Futures

Are you an aspiring artist ready to take your talents to an international stage? Northbrook College, part of the prestigious Chichester College Group, offers an exceptional opportunity for international students to pursue their passion for creative arts undergraduate degrees. With a reputation for excellence and a commitment to nurturing artistic talent, Northbrook College is your gateway to a vibrant and fulfilling creative career.

Why Choose Northbrook College?

  1. World-Class Education: Our creative liberal arts programs are accredited by the University of the Arts London (UAL), ensuring you receive a top-tier education and bachelor degree recognised worldwide.
  2. Diverse Course Offerings:  Whether you're interested in Fine Art, Graphic Design, Performing Arts, or Fashion, our wide range of degree courses caters to every creative interest.
  3. Expert Faculty: Learn from industry professionals who bring real-world experience and cutting-edge knowledge to the classroom, providing you with invaluable insights and mentorship.
  4. State-of-the-Art Facilities: Our campus has modern studios, workshops, and performance spaces, giving you access to the tools and environment you need to excel.
  5. Cultural Immersion:  Studying in the UK offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in a rich cultural heritage, enhancing your creative perspective and global outlook.
  6. Tuition Fees: CCG takes pride in offering exceptional quality education and student support at hard-to-beat prices for international study.

A Truly International Experience

At Northbrook College, you'll join a diverse community of students from around the world, fostering a dynamic and inclusive learning environment. You'll have the chance to collaborate on projects, share your cultural perspectives, and build lifelong friendships with fellow creatives from different backgrounds.

Support Every Step of the Way

Moving to a new country to study can be daunting, but Northbrook College supports you. From visa guidance and accommodation assistance to personalised academic support and career advice, we enrich your transition and experience.

Success Stories

Our graduates have achieved remarkable success in the creative industries, working with top companies, showcasing their work internationally, and making significant contributions to the arts. At Northbrook College, you don't just study art—you live it, breathe it, and create a future with it.

Apply Now!

Ready to embark on your creative journey at Northbrook College? Explore our website to learn more about our full-time programmes, admissions process, and upcoming open days. Your artistic future awaits at Northbrook College—where creativity knows no bounds. Please check the entry requirements for the arts degree program you are interested in.

Northbrook College

Part of the Chichester College Group
Inspiring Creativity, Shaping Futures

Core Values:

Founded in 1912, our reputation for creative arts expertise has flourished. Northbrook College graduates have been celebrated at the Oscars, BAFTAs, London Fashion Week, and more. We are proud of our heritage, but the future is happening now—that’s where you come in.

Bringing together artists, designers, actors, dancers, performers, innovators, and creators, our West Durrington Campus offers UAL-accredited 16 degrees in art, design, theatre, and music. This tight-knit campus creates opportunities for artistic collaboration and networking.

Dedicated professional teachers boast a wealth of industry experience, guiding you to explore new heights of creative potential.
Become part of an artistic community that cares about your development and success.

  • Ambition: Our students show tenacity and drive to meet their future goals.
  • Community:  We work collaboratively, producing talent for the local region and beyond. 
  • Creativity:  We celebrate our creative spirit and encourage our students to explore new ideas.
  • Inclusivity: A supportive environment that nurtures the talent of all our students.
  • Excellence: We strive for excellence in all that we do, in our work and in the work of our students.

Qualifications You Can Trust

Our creative degrees are validated by the University of the Art London (UAL)

UAL oversees the standards and quality of our curriculum, further enriching your overall learning experience. UAL has been ranked second in the world for art and design*. UAL graduates comprise the majority of Turner Prize winners, British Designer of the Year winners and London Fashion Week designers.

*QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022

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Why Choose Northbrook?

At Northbrook College, our cutting-edge facilities provide plenty of space to bring your ideas to life.

"Studying a creative subject has really broadened my horizons. I can do what I enjoy doing, all day, every day, and I’ve never had so much freedom.”

Beth Art Foundation Student

"I’m so happy that I came to study business at college. I have found the course to be highly engaging, and the teachers have been very supportive. This course has helped me get into the university of my choice, and I’m excited to continue my journey!"

Caris Business Student

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Our creative degrees are accredited by the University of the Arts London (UAL).

Northbrook College is situated in the coastal town of Worthing, which is a short train ride to Brighton and within easy reach of London.

Looking for a quality education provider in England. At Chichester College Group, we've been welcoming international students to our wide range of study programmes for over 30 years.
We're lucky enough to have our auditorium, the perfect on-site cinema. When the weather is glum, what better way to spend the evening than with a bag of popcorn and a film? For new releases, we take students to the nearby cinema.
Explore Worthing's local attractions. There is plenty to see and do during your studies at Northbrook College, nestled between the vibrant city of Brighton and the glorious countryside of the South Downs. Immerse yourself in the diverse range of cultural activities the South Coast has to offer.
CCG offers accommodation options for international students. Students can stay in halls or with a host at Chichester College or opt for Homestay with a host at Worthing, Northbrook, and Brighton campuses.
The vibrant city of Brighton is a short train ride from Worthing. Home to creatives, a lively music scene, galleries and nightlife- Brighton welcomes diversity and provides endless exploration opportunities.
Our UAL Foundation programme in Art & Design is a popular course for international students intent on achieving their creative dreams. See what we offer with our UAL IFAD course located in the vibrant city of Brighton.
Chichester English Language School is part of Chichester College and is accredited by the British Council. We are ranked in the top 5% of schools in the UK!
Looking for more information? Our student information pages offer visa advice, healthcare, pre-arrival information, and much more.
See our visa information for international students, including requirements for Student Route Visas, Short-term Study Visas, and Standard Visitor Visas. We outline the necessary documentation, English language proficiency levels, and application fees. The page also addresses specific conditions for students under 18, healthcare surcharge details, and new Electronic Travel Authorizations (ETA) for certain nationalities.
Explore visa application guidance, pre-arrival preparations, scholarship opportunities, COVID-19 protocols, and pastoral support services. Students can choose from various accommodation options, engage in enrichment activities, and explore local attractions in the UK. The website also provides resources for student well-being and answers frequently asked questions.
We offer extensive welfare support for international students, ensuring their well-being and safety. Services include counsellors, additional learning support, safeguarding, and a dedicated International Student Support Officer. The college emphasises equality, diversity, and pastoral care. Students also benefit from career advice and enrichment activities to enhance their academic and social experiences.
Our "Explore the UK" page highlights key cities and regions such as London, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, offering a snapshot of their unique histories, landmarks, and cultural significance. We encourage students to explore these areas during their stay, enhancing their educational experience with travel and cultural enrichment opportunities.