Taught course

MA Filmmaking

University of East London · School of Arts and Digital Industries - ADI

Entry requirements

Months of entry


Course content

Our innovative and strikingly diverse course will equip you to integrate the theory and practice of film, video and new screen media at an advanced level.

Learning about documentary, fiction, artists' film and multi-channel installation alongside students from all around the world, you will explore the many ways in which moving images can be authored.

Our students traditionally produce outstanding films on a course that has proved ideal for graduates of film studies, cultural and media studies, humanities and social sciences, as well as art and design.

You will learn in a creative, collaborative environment which draws upon the research of leading film practitioners, theorists and historians and takes advantage of our great links to the film industry and art world.

Information for international students

Submitting your application

Please read and consider the entry and visa requirements for this course before you submit your application.

For more information please visit our international student advice pages.

How to apply
There are three ways to apply for international students.

  1. Online Direct to UEL
    The easiest way to apply is to apply online directly to UEL by clicking on the red apply button.
  2. Universities and Colleges Admissions System (UCAS)
    You can apply via UCAS.
  3. Common Application
    Applicants from the US can apply online using the Common App. For further information, read our Guide to Apply via the Common App.

When to apply

Please ensure that you refer to the International admissions deadline. We advise you to apply as early as possible to give yourself the best chance of receiving an offer.

International students who reside overseas
Please ensure that you have read and considered the entry requirements for this course before you submit your application.

Our enquiries team can provide advice you are unsure if you are qualified for entry or have any other questions.

Please be sure to read about the Tier 4 visa requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
9,720£ per year
International students
14,700£ per year


Full Time- 9,720£ per year

Part Time- 1,620£ per 30 credit module


Full Time- 14,700£ per year

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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