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Australian Film Television and Radio School

AUSTRALIAN FILM TELEVISION AND RADIO SCHOOL

AFTRS is the nation’s premier screen arts and broadcast school – the only Australian education institution to consistently make The Hollywood Reporter‘s prestigious annual list of the top film schools in the world. We empower Australian talent to shape and share their stories with the world by delivering the most future-focused education, research and training.

5000+ awards and selections for student films at the world's most prestigious festivals, including Cannes, Venice, Berlin and Sundance

Our alumni and staff have won a slate of Academy, Golden Globe, Emmy, BAFTA, AACTA and Commercial Radio Awards

Close to 100% employment for our Graduate Diploma in Radio students, year on year, with the country's biggest broadcasters

Since inception, in 1973, AFTRS has launched the careers of over two thousand film, television, radio and new media professionals many of whom are working at the highest levels in the world. Will you be next to join their ranks?

Our offering

Full-time, or part-time? On campus, or online? Short, or long-form? There's an AFTRS course that's made for you, all you have to do is find it.

Postgraduate Courses

  • One-to-one mentorships with award-winning Australian practitioners
  • Tailored professional placement
  • Production and development funding to create a portfolio of high-level work
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Bachelor of Arts Screen: Production

  • Become a multi-skilled content creator
  • Meet the needs of the creative industries
  • Combine theory and practice
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Industry Certificates

  • Endorsed by industry panels
  • Practical, up-to-the-minute skills
  • Flexible delivery – work while you study
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Short Courses

  • Taught by leading industry experts
  • Two days to three weeks
  • Packed with practical skills
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The latest from AFTRS

Feature Film by AFTRS Alumni to Premier...

Feature Film by AFTRS Alumni to Premiere at 53rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

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19 Jun 2018

Alumni Winners at 2018 Sydney Film Fest...

Congratulations to all alumni and current students whose works were p...

Alumni Winners at 2018 Sydney Film Festival Awards

Congratulations to all alumni and current students whose works were part of this year’s Sydney Film Festival. We can’t wait to see what the festival brings when it returns in…

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18 Jun 2018

Anthology Short Film by Bachelor of Art...

Cherry, a new short film made entirely by a team of first year AFTRS ...

Anthology Short Film by Bachelor of Arts Students Selected for Revelation Perth International Film Festival

Cherry, a new short film made entirely by a team of first year AFTRS Bachelor of Arts Screen: Production students, will have its world premiere at this year’s Revelation Perth…

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18 Jun 2018

Open Day

Find out how to start your career in the screen and broadcast industr...

Open Day

Find out how to start your career in the screen and broadcast industries.

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11 Aug 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

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Australian Film Television and Radio School

Postgraduate information sessions

Find out more about our postgraduate courses at AFTRS.

Postgraduate information sessions

Find out more about our postgraduate courses at AFTRS.

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23 Jul 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Masters Taster: The Future of Story, Brisbane

TV Talks: Agents for Good

TV Talks is a free networking event for the TV industry.

TV Talks: Agents for Good

TV Talks is a free networking event for the TV industry.

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03 Jul 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Australian Film Television and Radio School

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