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UX Academy delivers highly interactive 6 to 8-week evening and online courses, taught by industry leading UX practitioners. Designed to fully equip you with all of the tools and knowledge you need to succeed in UX . Taught in a small, friendly environment UX Academy will enhance your knowledge, confidence and understanding of good UX design.

All our courses are moving online and includes extra mentorship

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Why Choose UX Academy

Low Price

Cost effective and affordable courses are within your reach now. No need to feel the pocket pinch with us.

Low Price

CV and Portfolio Support

Our expert trainers are always available to help you create and develop your CV and Portfolio for best possible results. Post-course portfolio support is also available.

CV and Portfolio

Build a Project

Develop a project throughout the course as you build your UX knowledge and portfolio. Our experienced trainers provide guidance and support throughout your journey.

Build Project
Work in Team

Work in Teams

Students are divided in small teams. Build your teamwork skills and learn from each other as you develop your project.

Experienced Teachers

Learn from multiple trainers from a range of UX backgrounds. Get broad knowledge from different experiences

UX experts

UX Experts

You will be taught by both experienced practitioners in UX as well as academics. Our trainers have at least 7 years of experience in UX & Design

Our UX Design Trainers

Professionals of our company are skilled and experienced.

Badr Abou El Anouar

Lead Designer
KOLAPS Agency

Badr has 11 years of experience in the design field. For the last five years, he has been the lead designer at KOLAPS Agency, a branding and UX/UI design agency based in Barcelona and Beirut. Badr has delivered projects for companies and start-ups from different sectors such as fintech, online retail, hospitality, and healthcare, and clients like UNIDO, UK Lebanon Tech Hub, and BidFood.

Stratis Valachis

UX Design Lead
Conde Nast

Stratis Valachis is an interdisciplinary Lead UX consultant with 10 years of experience working in startups, agencies and international organisations across the US and Europe. He has worked for some of the worlds’ leading brands including Aviva, CN Traveller & Vogue.

Giulia Barra

UX Design Lead
Consultant

Giulia Barra is a User Experience professional with a background in Service Design and a strong knowledge of the e-commerce industry. She is an advocate of Data Driven Design and Lean UX methodologies. During her 7+ years experience she worked for big companies such as Yoox-Net-a-Porter Group, design agencies and start-ups. Her last job was as Lead UX for Mailjet, a successful French startup that has been recently acquired by the global emailing platform Mailgun.

Nick Spiller

Head of Product Design
RBS & QuickTest Founder

Nick is currently the Head of Product Design at banking giant RBS. Where he leads a team of product designers across 5 cross functional teams. Nick has extensive work in the Fintech industry having previously formed the founding team of LOOT, a student bank, which RBS bought a majority share of in 2019. Nick maintains a hands-on approach and regularly assists with feature definition and design. He’s recently released a user testing app, QuickTest, with a mission to bring free user testing to startup design teams and freelancers.

Ben Sauer

Product Director
Voice Principles

Ben is a former Product Director of Babylon Health, and has trained people in voice design internationally for O’Reilly, (including NASA!). He now spends his time working with clients on finding ways in which digital products can better meet the needs of people. He advised teams across the world on what and how to design. At Babylon Health, he was the first Director of Design, and then Director of Product. He led large teams of designers, clinicians, data scientists, and engineers on AI-based products worth $100m+.

Kane Simms

Founder & Host
VUX World

Kane Simms has years of experience in the digital industry. Currently, he is leading the implementation of organisation-wide digital transformation strategy, in his managing of the planning and delivery of digital products and services at Tunbridge Wells Borough Council. He is also the Founder and Host of UVX World, a podcast where they feature UX pros, VUI designers, developers, brands, and anyone with an interest in taking advantage of the biggest shift in user behavior since the introduction of the smartphone.

Kristina Csanaky

Voice & Visual UX Designer
Voxly Digital

Kristina is a Voice UX and Conversation Designer with a passion for delivering meaningful experiences and making a positive contribution through technology. She has a genuine interest in human behaviour and how technology can enhance the human experience, from bringing delight to our everyday lives to solving complex problems.

Hara Mihailidou

Head of UX
Various

As User Experience Design Lead at Lloyds Bank & previously Head of UX at JustGiving, Hara Mihiailidou ensures that both consumer and business audiences have a delightful and cohesive experience across channels. Hara Mihailidou has previously worked for brands like Microsoft, Skype, O2, Hearst, and Seren EY Service Design agency. Her educational background includes Interactive Media (MA, London College of Communication) and Computer science (BSc).

Jiri Jerabek

Design Manager
Intuit

Jiri has 12 years of experience in designing digital products and it has shaped him into a leader in strategic design. His project history ranges from launching large scale key product functionalities (Intuit) and radical innovation (BBC Research & Development) to detailed work on end-user products (Telegraph, National Rail Enquiries apps, Freesat set-top box, Canon, American Express).

Froso Ellina

Product Design Manager
Pivotal Labs

Froso Ellina has 10 years working experience as a member of global teams in both digital design and software companies. She has a background in digital advertising and has experience in designing high-quality products for international clients. Some of these clients include  Deutsche Bank, MasterCard, HSBC, Vodafone, EE, Santander, Fidelity, and Siemens. She has always been an advocate for the Human-centered design process.

Gonçalo Andrade

Senior UX Designer
EDF

Goncalo Andrade is a Senior User Experience Designer based in London. He believes that Design is all about coming together to solve human problems. I have over 10 years experience as a Designer working for a range of companies including Croud, Aviva, Lloyds Banking Group, and many more.

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FAQ's

  • DO I NEED CODING EXPERIENCE TO STUDY OR WORK IN UX / UI DESIGN ?

    No coding skills are required. You will be using industry-standard tools such as Figma and Invision which require no coding ability.

  • IF WE ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND ANY SESSION FOR ANY REASON, WILL I BE ABLE TO CATCH UP AND KEEP UP?

    If you miss class time, slides from the UX lectures will be provided. You will also be able to contact the teachers if you have any further questions. You are also welcome to retake a particular session in the next beginner course batch, as we run two to three beginner courses per year

  • HOW WILL WE WORK IN GROUPS IF THE COURSE IS ALL ONLINE?

    Thanks to specialised industry tools and software we use, our course tutors will still be able to allocate you into groups, where you will all virtually be able to participate in simultaneous hands-on exercises and perform real-time interactions, as if you were in class offline

     

     

  • HOW WILL THIS COURSE WORK ONLINE?

    Currently courses are running remotely via live video with hands-on exercises and real-time interaction with tutors. Using shared whiteboard, team projects and remote team mentorship.

     

     

  • WHAT’S THE MAIN DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE BEGINNER COURSE AND THE INTERMEDIATE COURSE?

    Our intermediate course requires 1+ years of dedicated UX design work in the industry. Our beginners course are suitable for UX newcomers and individuals from design and non-design backgrounds

     

  • DO I NEED ANY UX EXPERIENCE/KNOWLEDGE TO ATTEND THESE COURSES?

    We provide 3 different User Experience courses in Central London. A Beginner UX course, Intermediate UX course, and a Conversational Design course for Alexa in collaboration with Amazon. The pre-requirements for these UX training programmes are:

    For Beginner UX Course & Designing for Voice (Alexa): These courses require no previous UX knowledge or experience. People attending the UX or conversational design course come from a range of different backgrounds including Product Design, Development, and complete newcomers to the UX industry.

    For the Intermediate UX Course: The intermediate program is perfect for those who have existing experience in UX. It will help them take their careers to the next stage and continue to build on their UX knowledge.

  • WILL I NEED TO BRING ANY TOOLS TO ATTEND THIS PROGRAM?

    You will need to bring your own laptop (mac or pc). The tools used in our UX Design Courses will be provided and are SAAS based so work on both PC’s & MAC’s

  • CAN I PAY FOR THE PROGRAM IN PHASES?

    Yes. You can view our payment plans page to read about the plans offered at UX Academy.  https://myuxacademy.com/ux-academy-payment-plans/

  • IS THERE ANY PRE-COURSE WORK?

    We will be offering pre-course reading for all our UX Design courses so you can get familiarized prior to the course start.

    These are some books recommended by the trainers:

    1. The Design Of Everyday Things, by Don Norman

    2. Design Is a Job, by Mike Monteiro

    3. Don’t Make Me Think, by Steve Krug

    4. About Face: The Essentials Of Interaction Design, by Alan Cooper

    5. Lean UX: Applying Lean Principles to Improve User Experience, by Jeff Gothelf.

  • IF I CANCEL THE TRAINING, WHAT ARE THE CHARGES? OR I AM UNABLE TO ATTEND THE COURSE I APPLIED FOR, WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS?

    Refunds will be provided up to 14 days in advance. Alternatively, you will be able to sign up for our next UX training class, as we run two to three courses per year.

  • DO I RECEIVE A DISCOUNT FOR MAKING A GROUP TRAINING PURCHASE?

    Yes. Group discounts are available for our UX design courses based in London. You should reach out to us for more information if you seek any group discounts.

  • IF I MISS A CLASS WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS TO MAKE IT UP?

    If you miss class time, slides from the UX lectures will be provided. You will also be able to contact the teachers if you have any further questions.

  • MY COMPANY NEEDS AN INVOICE/PURCHASE ORDER.

    Invoices can be provided on request for any of our UX Design Courses. Please contact us for more information.

  • HOW MANY TIMES PER WEEK WILL THE COURSE TAKE PLACE?

    The part-time UX Design Courses will run one day per week in Central London. The UX courses begin at 6:00 pm and end at 8:30 pm.

  • WHAT IS THE PRICE OF THE COURSE?

    All our in-person user experience courses at UX Academy are £950 per person.

  • CAN I RESERVE A PLACE IN A COURSE WITHOUT PAYING THE WHOLE AMOUNT?

    Yes, you can pay a deposit of £250 and that will save you a spot in one of our UX Design training courses. The remaining amount will need to be covered 2 weeks after the UX Design or Voice course begins. You can pay the deposit here: https://myuxacademy.com/shop/