Royal College of Art

Royal College of Art Ranking

country rank: 83
world rank: 868

University Overview

The Royal College of Art ranking was founded in 1896 and is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the major city of London (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). The Royal College of Art ranking (RCA) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution that is officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council. The Royal College of Art (RCA) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as master’s and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 124-year-old British higher-education school has a rigorous admission criteria based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students may use RCA’s library, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Royal College of Art Ranking

University Identity

Name Royal College of Art
Acronym RCA
Founded 1896 Origins date back to 1837 as the Government School of Design

University Location

Address Kensington Gore London SW7 2EU London United Kingdom
Tel +44 (20) 7590 4444
Fax +44 (20) 7590 4500

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Kensington Gore London SW7 2EU (20) 7590 4444

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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