Bath Spa is renowned as a creative university; our excellence and situation attracts tutors and visiting lecturers from across the world. Our students are diverse and hard working and, being based in a world heritage city, are lucky enough to find inspiration on their doorstep. You will be taught by departmental staff who have strong reputations as practising professional designers or researchers, as well as an extensive range of visiting lecturers and a lively programme of visiting speakers and international visits. The facilities at Bath School of Art and Design are amongst the best in the country. From well-equipped studios and workshops; graphic communication studios, electronic media workshops and studios for art, textiles, sculpture, ceramics; workshops for wood, etching, embossing,lithography and silkscreen. It is also situated in its own beautifully landscaped gardens (despite being so close to the city centre). In May-June each year the site becomes a showpiece of student talent as the School of Art and Design hosts its annual degree show.