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The Royal College of Art or RCA is a public research university in London, in the United Kingdom. It offers postgraduate degrees in art and design to students from over 60 countries; it is the only entirely postgraduate art and design university in the world.:118 In the 2016 QS World University Rankings by Subject, the RCA was placed first in the Art and Design subject area. This was the second consecutive year that QS had awarded it the number 1 position for Art & Design.

Royal College of Art
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Type Public
Established
  • 1837 – Government School of Design
  • 1896 – Royal College of Art
Provost Sir James Dyson
Rector Paul Thompson
Students 1,445 (2014/15)
Location London, United Kingdom
Campus Urban
Website www.rca.ac.uk

The Royal College of Art or RCA is a public research university in London, in the United Kingdom. It offers postgraduate degrees in art and design to students from over 60 countries; it is the only entirely postgraduate art and design university in the world. In the 2016 QS World University Rankings by Subject, the RCA was placed first in the Art and Design subject area. This was the second consecutive year that QS had awarded it the number 1 position for Art & Design.