What to include in a personal statement?

Learn how to create a personal statement that stands out from others. By the University of the Arts London

02:37 minutes
University of the Arts London


Writing a personal statement can be a daunting task, but it’s a great chance to tell us about yourself and what you hope to study. We’ve gathered advice from UAL staff and students to help you draft the best statement you can.


University of the Arts London (UAL) is Europe’s largest specialist art and design university. It offers an extensive range of courses in art, design, fashion,communication and performing arts. UAL is ranked second in the world for Art and Designing the 2022 QS World University Rankings®. The University is made up of 6 renowned Colleges: Camberwell College of Arts, Central Saint Martins, Chelsea College of Arts, London College of Communication, London College of Fashion and Wimbledon College of Arts.