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Create your future in the film, television and games industry with a hands-on, vocational course at the NFTS, named as one of the Hollywood Reporter's top film schools for 12 successive years.

Applications are currently open for MA, Diploma and Certificate courses starting in September 2022 and January 2023.

Create your future in the film, television and games industry with a hands-on vocational course at the National Film and Television School (NFTS). Offering over 30 MA, Diploma and Certificate courses with world class tuition, extensive facilities and unparalleled links to the industry, the NFTS will equip you with everything you need to bring your ideas to life.

With a graduate employment rate of over 90%, the NFTS develops the skills to match the industry‚Äôs needs and demands of today. The incredible work created by the School and its graduates over the past five decades has helped shape the cultural life of the UK and contributed to the global success of British film, television and more recently, games. 

Take a look at our courses currently open for applications and take the next steps to create your future today!

September Starts

Diploma Courses
Assistant Directing and Floor Managing
Location Sound Recording for Film and Television
Production Management for Film and Television

January Starts

MA Courses
Colour Grading and Finishing
Creative Business
Directing Animation
Directing and Producing Science and Natural History
Directing and Producing Television Entertainment
Film Studies Programming and Curation
Games Design and Development
Marketing, Distribution, Sales and Exhibition
Production Design
VFX: Compositing
Diploma Courses
Assistant Camera (Focus Pulling and Loading)
Cameras for Television Production
Directing Commercials
Factual Development and Production
Motion Graphics and Titles
Sound for Television Production
Sports Production
Vision Mixing for Television Production
Writing and Producing Comedy
Certificate Courses
Post Production Supervision
Producing Your First Feature
Screenwriting: Finding Your Voice
TV Drama: Creating The Bible
Virtual Production (Filmmaking with real-time technologies)

NFTS offers more bursaries and scholarships per student than most top educational institutions - our Funding Guide has more information. Scholarships are available for full-time NFTS MA and Diploma courses.

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