Victoria College of Arts and Design

We were founded to shape the creative industry to inspire, educate, and transform lives.

Unleash your creativity and transform your passion for the Arts into a fulfilling career.

About Us

Victoria College of Arts and Design is dedicated to providing the highest quality education in the arts and design fields. Our main goal is to guide and support our students on their journey to become successful artists. We strive to offer the best services and resources available to ensure that our students are well-prepared for a career in the creative industries. From the moment a student enrols, to the day they graduate, we are committed to providing the support and guidance needed to help them reach their full potential. Whether it is through our expert instructors, state-of-the-art facilities, or extensive network of industry connections, Victoria College of Arts and Design is dedicated to helping our students achieve their goals and build successful careers in the arts.

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Our Vision

Our vision at Victoria College of Arts and Design is to become a leading higher learning institution in the United Kingdom, renowned for exceptional academic programs, cutting-edge research, and a supportive learning atmosphere. We envision a diverse community that embraces innovation and positive change, serving as a hub for intellectual and cultural exchange. Our Mission is to create an inclusive and transformative learning environment that empowers students to reach their highest potential. We are committed to nurturing intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and creativity while fostering a sense of community and global citizenship. Through excellence in education, research, and innovation, we aim to prepare our students to become responsible and well-rounded individuals who contribute meaningfully to society.

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Our values

By embodying these values and pursuing our mission and vision, Victoria College of Arts and Design strives to be a driving force in advancing education and positively influencing society's future.


We are dedicated to maintaining the highest standards in teaching, research, and student support, consistently striving for excellence in all aspects of education.

Celebrating diversity, we create an inclusive environment that respects everyone’s unique perspectives, backgrounds, and contributions within our college community.

Upholding the utmost ethical standards, we foster a culture of honesty, fairness, and accountability in all our actions and decisions.

Embracing creativity and curiosity, we encourage continuous improvement and innovation to address societal challenges and remain at the forefront of knowledge.

Prioritising our students' well-being and success, we provide personalised support and resources to help them achieve their academic and personal goals.

We foster collaboration, interdisciplinary learning, and research, promoting partnerships with external organizations and institutions for mutual growth and impact.

Committed to environmental sustainability, we promote practices that reduce our ecological footprint and encourage responsible citizenship.
Community Engagement

Actively engaging with local and global communities, we encourage our students and staff to make meaningful contributions and address real-world issues.

Board of Governors

Our board of governors comprises experienced specialists with extensive knowledge across various sectors.

Our Board

Our board of governors comprises experienced specialists with significant knowledge across various sectors. The board provides a dynamic perspective on the strategic direction and governance of Victoria College of Arts and Design. It advises the senior leadership team, ensuring the quality of provision for the benefit of students and partners.

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