Based in one of the world's most exciting capital cities, we're home to a diverse community of inspiring and determined learners, teachers and innovative thinkers, representing over 140 nationalities.
Ranked seventh in the UK and third in London for art
The Guardian's university league tables 2020
Our School of Art, Architecture and Design is internationally recognised for high quality teaching. You'll learn through practice and gain real-world experience through individual and collaborative projects, engaging with professionals, communities and companies.
We also have a range of specialist art and design facilities including our wood, metal and plastic workshops, darkrooms and digital manufacturing technology.
Get in touch
If you would like more information about the University, our courses, or need some help with your application please contact us:
International Recruitment Manager
Tel: +44 (0) 207 133 2949
Want to speak to someone in your own country? Check out our list of local reps!
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Our international team
We offer a welcoming and supportive environment situated in one of the world’s greatest cities. Our international students come from all over the world, giving you the opportunity to meet people from a variety of different backgrounds. No matter where you're from, we'll ensure you have the best possible university experience and, if you need support during your time with us, our international advisers can provide valuable information and advice.
Our students from Japan
International Foundation Programme and Fashion Marketing BA
"I have benefited in every way in terms of my personal development, my English, my self-confidence, my independence, my outlook on life and my career prospects."
Living in London is a fantastic experience as a student – with so many places to explore, things to do and people to meet. Whether it's working in the UK, the cost of living or how to register with a doctor, we understand that as an international student you may have some questions and concerns about moving to London – we hope that the information below will help answer your questions.
Useful links for students from Japan
Meet us in Japan
Find out if our reps will be in your region soon
Throughout the academic year, we visit a number of different countries at higher education fairs, conferences and events.
Japan entry requirements
Academic entry requirements
Browse our guide of accepted qualifications for students coming to London Met from Japan.
Find somewhere to live during your studies
You can begin the process to apply for accommodation once you have accepted your offer. We work with a number of different accommodation providers that range in style and budget.
Visas and immigration
Tier 4 (General) student visa
You can start the application process for your Tier 4 (General) student visa 90 days prior to the start date of your programme.
Chat to a London Met student
Send a message
We have a team of student ambassadors who you can chat to about student life, their courses, studying in London and more.
English language requirements
Do you need to improve your English?
Check what level of English you'll need in order to study for a degree at London Met. If you need to improve your English, explore our pre-sessional English course.
British Council Japan
Find out more about studying in the UK
The British Council builds connections, understanding and trust between people in the UK and other countries through arts and culture, education and the English language.