We are The Northern School of Art. We are not only the leading provider of specialist creative art & design degrees in the north, but one of the best across the UK. Our Church Square campus in Hartlepool is a mix of modern and early 19th century buildings that have fantastic facilities, resources and staff. We have invested in our expansion of this site and are currently pushing ahead with an exciting plan to develop a major film and television studio facility on campus. This, amongst our other new facilities, allow us to offer students high quality work spaces and new opportunities to develop their practices with ease and support.
We are the school for students that are serious about their creative career. We are an established institute with strong industry links and excellent specialist facilities. We consistently offer students excellent teaching this is why we are rated TEF gold and why we have 96% of students in employment or postgraduate study within 6 months of graduating (DLHE, 2018) and have an overall student satisfaction rate of 92% (NSS, 2018). We are ambitious for ourselves and ambitious for you.

FdA & BA (Hons) COURSES

We offer unique creative degrees, supported with the highest quality of art & design teaching. Thanks to our strong creative industry links, we know the real life skills which are used and required in the sector. We develop our course content to ensure you are armed with these practical skills, from traditional techniques through to cutting edge technology. Find out more about our courses here:

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WHY STUDY AT OUR HARTLEPOOL CAMPUS?

We can confidently say that we are a leading provider of creative degree programmes in the UK. With our high contact time, specialist support, career and business coaching and fantastic resources we help you achieve your full potential. Not only as an artist but as a professional. All of these qualities combined helped us to be awarded GOLD in The Teaching Excellence Framework.

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HARTLEPOOL CAMPUS EVENTS & OPEN DAYS

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SUPPORTING YOU AT OUR HARTLEPOOL CAMPUS

We offer our students a friendly tight-knit community in which to develop your career aspirations as an artist or designer. As a student at the Northern School of Art you are surrounded by like-minded creative people, in a purpose-built environment with professional academic, technical and support staff. Alongside this we offer a number of support and employability services click below to find out more.

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