With a list of accolades to its name, The Manchester Film School has a reputation for producing award-winning students. It boasts eight Royal Television Awards over the last five years, with recognition at the North West awards for ‘Stars on Mars’ and another winning performance at the British Universities Film and Video Council awards with ‘Mr Perfect’.
Whether your passion lies in broadcasting, directing, producing films and documentaries or set design, The Manchester Film School at UCEN Manchester has the expertise to help you develop your skills. You’ll have access to our specialised, dedicated 3,000 sq ft film studio and fully-equipped production vehicle. The camera and lighting equipment you’ll work with is the same equipment that’s used on major feature films.
Reasons to choose us
3000 ft studio
Learn practical skills in studio and on location with fully equipped production vehicle and the latest production equipment.
Whatever your passion in the film industry we'll equip you with the core practical skills you need.
Award winning students
Royal television society student award winner.
Work on major projects
You'll work on up to six major projects each year.
High-end industry placements
Our students have gone on to work on everything from the Bond films to Harry Potter.
30 years of Manchester Film School
In 2021 we’re celebrating 30 years of Manchester Film School.
BA (Hons) Film and TV Production
Join us for this highly practical course in Filmaking at the Manchester Film School, and you’ll benefit from state of the art equipment used on major feature films and a programme that’s internationally renowned for its excellence, winning Six Royal Television Society NW student awards and 16 nominations in the last four years (more than any NW University), and the National Award for best cinematography in 2016.