A Specialised Art School Near London
Providing Fashion and Art & Design Courses


Situated in over 20 acres of beautiful rural grounds in Buckinghamshire, our facilities include an indoor swimming pool, new sports hall, tennis courts and football pitches. The school is only 40 minutes' ride to the central London. All courses are located in our recently renovated building. The building accommodates a number of specialist art studios that are made available during after-school hours for students wanting to do homework or personal projects. Extracurricular workshops also take place here. We provide our boarders with a supportive and nurturing environment while preparing them for independent living. Boarders have their own single room with en suite facilities, as well as a study area and plenty of storage. A weekly cleaning service is provided so students are expected to keep their room tidy. Laundry facilities are located on each floor. The school environment is monitored by boarding and teaching staff to ensure each student receives personal care and support. Boarding staff are at hand to help with school and personal matters, and act as the main point of contact between the school and parents.

International School of Creative Arts aims to be at the forefront of pre-university studies in art and design and equip students, from diverse cultural backgrounds, with the necessary technical and intellectual skills to progress to leading international creative arts universities in both the UK and overseas.

To achieve global recognition as an institution that prepares students of creative arts and design for the top universities in the world. This will be achieved through sustainable operational design and strategic planning aimed at developing excellence in our students' core skills and talents.

ISCA’s philosophy is to nurture the creative potential of each individual student and to offer the most artistically energising education to hone talents, sharpen intellect and build self-confidence. Our team of talented and dedicated creative arts staff, combined with a robust commitment to small class sizes, creates a unique environment for students to both identify and achieve their future aspirations. By encouraging and developing artistic talents and skills in this way, ISCA provides a specialist arts education that ensures each student has the opportunity and support to realise their full creative and academic success.

Contact us now to learn about the most up-to-date entry requirements and admission policy of the school. We will guide you step by step throughout the whole application process; we will help you make an interview appointment with the school, providing useful interview advice and insightful suggestions in portfolio preparation for your students.


Message from Honorary President - Professor Jimmy Choo, OBE: "ISCA is the starting point of a rewarding journey in the art world, and equips students with a global passport that will sustain them as they pursue an education and career in their chosen artistic field."

Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) Report March 2015

"The school exceeds expectations'."

"The quality of the curriculum, teaching and learners’ achievements is excellent."

"Provision for students’ welfare, including health and safety, is excellent."

"The effectiveness of governance, leadership and management is excellent."

ISCA - Fashion Design Courses, Art School in London

University Destinations

4 Top Records of the U.K.(09/2016 entry): Overall university progression rate: 98%; UAL progression rate: 65%; UAL - CSM progression rate: 30%; QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016 - Art & Design Top 10 UK Institutions progression rate: 73.9%.

  • Central Saint Martins, UAL
  • UCL
  • Camberwell School of Art, UAL
  • Goldsmiths
  • London College of Communication, UAL
  • Kingston University
  • Chelsea College of Art, UAL
  • Ravensbourne
  • London College of Fashion, UAL
  • University of Westminster
  • Wimbledon College of Art, UAL
  • Birmingham City University
  • Istituto Marangoni
  • Middlesex University

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