Creative Arts

Our vibrant School of Creative Arts offers an inspiring and supportive environment in which to start your journey towards a creative career. Our film, media, design, visual arts, music and art therapy courses are all led by talented artists, experienced lecturers and industry experts.

We are ranked 22nd in the world (top in UK) for 'Top 50 Creative Media & Entertainment Schools and Colleges in 2021' (Rookie Awards) and ranked 12th in the world for 'Top Game Design and Development Schools and Colleges in 2021 (Rookie Awards). We'll help you develop your creative curiosity by putting the latest technology at your fingertips, including 3D printers, a motion capture studio, a construction and carving workshop, jewellery benches, sound control rooms, darkrooms and post-production suites.

Prospective employers, such as design studios, respect genuine commercial work in students’ portfolios. The collaboration scheme has proved an overwhelming success, with students fully engaged and the clients really impressed.

Nick Lovegrove

Programme Leader for Graphic Design and Illustration

Contact information


School of Creative Arts
University of Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB


+44 (0)1707 285300