Postgraduate Admissions

Frequently Asked Questions


Will I be getting a degree conferred by Goldsmiths, University of London or the University of the Arts Singapore?

Students who commenced their studies in LASALLE College of the Arts before August 2024 will be graduating with a degree conferred by Goldsmiths, University of London. Students who commence their studies in LASALLE from August 2024 onwards will be graduating with a degree conferred by the University of the Arts Singapore (UAS).

What is UAS and how will I benefit from it?

UAS is a private university formed by an alliance between LASALLE College of the Arts and the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts. It is supported by the government, which will continue to provide funding for subsidised Diploma and BA (Hons) students, as is currently the case at LASALLE. UAS will validate, confer and award degrees in respect to the programmes offered by LASALLE. It will also support both arts institutions in the provision of a shared UAS experience which includes a common curriculum. All academic programmes will continue to be developed, designed and delivered by LASALLE at its McNally and Winstedt Campuses.

Where will I be studying? Will UAS have a physical campus of its own?

All academic lessons and learning will continue to be delivered at LASALLE’s existing McNally and Winstedt campuses.


How many intakes are there per year?

There is only one intake per year, starting in August.

When can I apply for admission and how do I apply?

Admissions typically open in October for the following August intake until places are filled. Click here for more information about the application process and closing date.

What qualifications will I get at the end of my study?

At the end of your one to two years of study, you will be awarded an MA degree.

Cancellation of programmes

LASALLE reserves the right to cancel any class for pedagogical reasons if it does not meet the minimum class size. LASALLE is unable to accept liability for the cancellation of proposed programmes of study prior to their scheduled start.