Film Making

University of Gloucestershire

12 months
14700 GBP/year
6700 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The M.A. in Film Making at University of Gloucestershire offers postgraduate students the opportunity to explore their own voice and vision, creating sophisticated, professionally produced, expertly crafted films. 


The Film Making program offered by University of Gloucestershire s geared towards developing committed film makers, being taught by internationally renowned lecturers. 

You’ll be encouraged to experiment creatively, and explore the art of film making through the craft of script-writing and expand your technical expertise. You may explore methods of working with actors, directing styles and the rehearsal process, as well as evolve your engagement with contributors and documentary subjects.

Critical and theoretical perspectives will underpin your experience, and you’ll be encouraged to think of your film-production portfolio in terms of both career advancement and personal exploration. There will also be opportunities for international/European field trips to major film festivals to see works by established and emerging film makers.


  • Director
  • Producer
  • Cinematographer
  • Editor
  • Scriptwriter
  • Sound Designer
  • Independent Film Maker

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Creative Screen Production
  • Story for Screen
  • Practice & Research Exchange
  • Final Major Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours degree in a relevant field or equivalent industry experience
  • Applicants for this course will be invited to attend an interview
  • All applicants must submit a visual portfolio with their application. This could include a short film or a show-reel (both a maximum of 10 minutes in length) 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14700 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6700 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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