West Dean Open Days

Open Days

Our Open Days offer the perfect opportunity to learn more about our Degree and Diploma courses, speak with tutors and ask specific questions about a subject or course. You’ll also have the chance to meet current students and discover what student life is really like. With dedicated sessions on study pathways, admissions and funding options through scholarships or bursaries, you’ll leave with everything you need to know about studying with us.

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    Campus Open Day - Schools of Arts and Conservation

    Friday 15th March

    Curious about our degree and diploma courses in Arts and Conservation? Book your place at our next Open Day on Friday 15 March and discover our range of art and conservation courses. We will be hosting two sessions: Morning 10am - 1pm / Afternoon 2pm - 5pm.

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    Virtual Open Day - School of Conservation

    Tuesday 19th March

    Unable to attend our Campus Open Day? Join us live, online from 5-7pm for our School of Conservation Virtual Open Day. Find out more about our courses, student life, funding and how to apply.

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    Virtual Open Day - Fine Art

    Wednesday 20th March

    Unable to attend our Campus Open Day? Join us live, online from 5-7pm for our Fine Art Virtual Open Day. Find out more about our courses, student life, funding and how to apply.

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    Virtual Open Day - Art & Contemporary Craft

    Wednesday 20th March

    Unable to attend our Campus Open Day? Join us live, online from 5-7pm for our Art & Contemporary Craft Virtual Open Day. Find out more about our courses, student life, funding and how to apply.

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    Virtual Open Day - Craft Practices

    Thursday 21st March

    Unable to attend our Campus Open Day? Join us live, online from 5-7pm for our Craft Practices Virtual Open Day. Find out more about our courses, student life, funding and how to apply.

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    Virtual Open Day - Online Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

    Tuesday 26th March

    Join us live, online to meet course leader and tutor Tiffany Robinson and find out about studying for the Online Foundation Diploma in Art & Design (OFDAD).

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    Virtual Open Day - Interior Design

    Thursday 11th April

    Unable to attend our Campus Open Day? Join us live, online from 5-7pm for our Virtual Open Day - Interior Design and find out more about our courses, student life, funding and how to apply.

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    Virtual Open Day - Garden Design

    Thursday 25th April

    Unable to attend our Campus Open Day? Join us live, online from 5-6.30pm for our Virtual Open Day - Garden Design and find out more about our courses, student life, funding and how to apply.

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    Campus Open Day - Bloomsbury, London

    Saturday 27th April

    Curious about our degree and diploma courses in Interior Design, Garden Design and Creative Writing? Book your place at our next Open Day on Saturday 27 April, 9.45 - 12.30pm and discover the range of courses available at our new London campus in Bloomsbury.

KLC School of Design

Study to become an interior designer or garden design expert at KLC School of Design. Our London campus boasts 40 years of experience of delivering industry-leading interior design degrees and garden design courses. With exceptional teaching, industry connections, flexible learning options, and continued career support, our reputation extends both nationally and internationally.

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Learn more about work placements and careers
Read more about funding options
Find out what our alumni have to say about their experiences studying with us

KLC School of Design Degrees and Diplomas

School of Arts

Students benefit from our rich arts heritage, vibrant cultural programme and site-specific exhibition opportunities. If you're interested in any of our degree or diploma arts courses our open days are the perfect chance to meet tutors and current students, and ask any questions. 

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Explore the fine art studios
Find out more about other arts facilities
Discover your funding options
Learn about experiences from previous students in our alumni profiles

School of Arts degrees and diplomas

School of Conservation

Our aim is for conservation students to leave with the appropriate academic qualifications and practical training to pursue the next stage of their careers. Curriculums are aligned with the Institute of Conservation's professional standards. Our open days offer you the ideal opportunity to find out more about the specialism you're interested in, the facilities or funding available for the different subjects. 

Take a virtual tour of the workshops:

Find out more about the science equipment and analytical laboratory
Read more about funding options
Learn about alumni careers and experiences 

School of Conservation degrees and diplomas

Funding advice

At open day, there will be a dedicated session about funding and support whilst studying at the college. Our team will be available to discuss funding options through bursaries and scholarships and current students will also be able to share their experiences. Bursaries and scholarships are available for both UK and international students.

Read more about funding

Student life and accommodation

There is a relaxed, peaceful atmosphere on campus, and shared outdoor spaces adjoining the accommodation make for a unique student life. Students also have access to the award-winning West Dean Gardens. There are many events for students to enjoy such as concerts, talks and film nights. There are also clubs and societies organised through the Student Association.

Read more about student life and student accommodation

Find out more about student life and accommodation

Take a virtual tour

Take a virtual tour of the West Dean campus and see the degree and diploma workshops and studios.

Explore the College
Exterior of West Dean College of Arts and Conservation