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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

Alumni nominated for 8th AACTA awards

Half of this year’s nominated shorts feature alumni as key artists

Alumni nominated for 8th AACTA awards

Half of this year’s nominated shorts feature alumni as key artists

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06 Aug 2018

Alumni receive story development fundin...

Alumni-headed projects to receive part of $800K via Screen Australia

Alumni receive story development funding

Alumni-headed projects to receive part of $800K via Screen Australia

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01 Aug 2018

AFTRS featured on top UK design site

Visuelle has featured the rebranding of AFTRS’ visual identity by M...

AFTRS featured on top UK design site

Visuelle has featured the rebranding of AFTRS’ visual identity by M35.

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30 Jul 2018

Open Day

Welcome to Australia's leading screen and broadcast school.

Open Day

Welcome to Australia's leading screen and broadcast school.

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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 postgraduate courses at AFTRS

Postgraduate information sessions

Find out more about postgraduate courses at AFTRS

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24 Aug 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Masters Taster: The Business of Screenwriting, Perth

TV Talks

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

TV Talks

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

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07 Aug 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Australian Film Television and Radio School

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