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40 graduate design shows you won't want to miss

It's that time of year again where UK design students finally get to show off all their hard work. So, if you're curious to see what's new in the design world, in need of some inspiration or simply fancy a day out, check out these brilliant graduate design shows...

University of the West of England: The Creative Industries Degree Show (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 7-12 June
  • Location: Bower Ashton campus, Kennel Lodge Road, Bristol, BS3 2JT

Cardiff School of Art and Design (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 7-13 June
  • Location: Howard Gardens campus and Llandaff campus, Cardiff

University of Brighton (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 7-15 June
  • Location: The Brighton Waste House, University of Brighton Faculty of Arts, Grand Parade, Brighton BN2 0JY

University for the Creative Arts: Epsom (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 9-14 June
  • Location: Ashley Road, Epsom, KT18 5BE

University of Salford: Create Salford Festival (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 10-14 June
  • Location: MediaCityUK and Salford Quays

Brunel University (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 12-15 June
  • Location: Bargehouse, OXO Tower, London

Free Range: Photography Part One (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 13-16 June
  • Location: The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, London

Falmouth University: Art and Design shows (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 13-17 June
  • Location: Falmouth Campus, Woodlane and The Design Centre, Penryn campus, Treliever Road

De Montfort University: Festival of Creativity (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 13-19 June
  • Location: DMU campus, Leicester, LE1 9BH

Leeds College of Art (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 13-19 June
  • Location: Vernon St, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 8PH

Wimbledon College of Art (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 13-21 June
  • Location: Merton Hall Road, London,SW19 3QA

Cambridge School of Art (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 13-21 June
  • Location: Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge Campus, East Road, Cambridge, CB1 1PT

Staffordshire University: Show and Tell (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 13-21 June
  • Location: Staffordshire University, College Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 2DE

Loughborough University (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 14-18 June
  • Location: Design School, Loughborough University, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU

Glasgow School of Art (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 14-21 June
  • Location: 167 Renfrew Street, Glasgow, G3 6RQ

Chelsea College of Art and Design: Summer Show (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 14-21 June
  • Location: 16 John Islip Street, London, SW1P 4JU

Hereford College of Arts (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 14-21 June
  • Location: Folly Lane campus (college-level); College Road campus (uni-level)

Manchester School of Art (Manchester Met) (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 14-25 June
  • Location: Benzie, Grosvenor and Chatham Buildings, MMU All Saints campus, Manchester

Plymouth University: Hot '14 Show (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 14-26 June
  • Location: Mills Bakery, Royal William Yard

Sheffield Hallam (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 14-27 June
  • Location: City Campus, Howard Street, Sheffield, S1 1WB

Ravensbourne (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 16-20 June
  • Location: 6 Penrose Way, London, SE10 0EW

University of Leeds (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 16-20 June
  • Location: School of Design, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT

University of Central Lancashire (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 16–21 June
  • Location: Edward, Hanover, Harris, Media Factory and Victoria buildings, UCLan, Preston, PR12HE

Camberwell College of Arts: Summer Show (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 17-21 June
  • Location: 45 Peckham Road, London, SE5 8UF

Central Saint Martins: Degree Show Two (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 18-22 June
  • Location: Granary Building, 1 Granary Square, London, N1C 4AA

Royal College of Art (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 18-29 June (closed 27 June)
  • Location: RCA Kensington: Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2EU RCA Battersea: Howie Street, London, SW11 4AY

Arts University College, Bournemouth (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 19-26 June
  • Location: Wallisdown, Poole, Dorset BH12 5HH

Goldsmiths (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 20–24 June
  • Location: Ben Pimlott Building, St James, New Cross, London, SE14 6AD

London College of Communication: School of Design show (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 20-27 June
  • Location: LCC, Elephant & Castle, London, SE1 6SB

Gray's School of Art, Aberdeen (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 21-28 June
  • Location: Garthdee Rd, Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, AB10 7QD

Belfast School of Art (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 25 June
  • Location: The Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre, Co Armagh

Canterbury Christ Church: Digital Design (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 25 June-2 July
  • Location: Sidney Cooper Gallery, St Peter’s St, Canterbury, CT1 2BQ

New Designers: Part 0ne (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 26-28 June
  • Location: Business Design Centre, London, N1 0QH

Free Range: Art & Design Part One (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 26-30 June
  • Location: Shop 13, F Block T3 and G5, Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, London

D&AD New Blood (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 1-3 July
  • Location: Old Spitalfields Market, Shoreditch, London

Norwich University of the Arts (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 2-8 July
  • Location: Francis House, Norwich, NR2 4SN

New Designers: Part Two (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 3-5 July
  • Location: Business Design Centre, London N1 0QH

Free Range: Art & Design Part Two (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 4-7July
  • Location: F Block T5 and G4, Old Truman Brewery,Brick Lane,London

Free Range: Interiors and Architecture (opens in new tab)

  • Date: 11-14 July
  • Location: The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane,London

Shillington College (opens in new tab)

  • Date: Every three months (next in late July, see website (opens in new tab) for details)
  • Location: London and Manchester

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