Art & Design

The School for the Arts is home to our Centre of Excellence in Creative Arts. The school offers the very best facilities including dedicated production and studio-based classrooms.

There are a wide-range of creative courses to choose from for aspiring artists, graphic designers, photographers, fashion designers, games designers, set designers and textile designers.

You will work on real live industry briefs and showcase your efforts in exhibitions, fashion shows and competitions, as well as visiting events and galleries at home and abroad.

We are looking forward to you joining us in September when you start your journey towards creating an outstanding future.

If you have any queries about your application or starting College, email us on Year11applicants@wigan-leigh.ac.uk or call our friendly Admissions team on 01942 761111.


Step 1: Welcome to the Department
Step 2: Sampling Activities
Step 3: Career Zone
Step 5: Virtual Tour
Step 6: Apply to Wigan & Leigh College
Step 7: Interview for College
Step 8: Transition Activities
Step 9: New Student Day
Step 10: Important Information for your Course
Step 11: Enrolment