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Australian Film Television and Radio School

APPLICATIONS OPEN

We are accepting applications for our 2021 intake. Learn about the Bachelor of Arts Screen: Production, our Master of Arts Screen, and the Graduate Diploma in Radio.

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A COVID-SAFE COMMUNITY

AFTRS is committed to a safe working and learning environment for everyone in our community. AFTRS has developed and implemented a COVID-Safe Plan that sets out a return to on-campus working and learning. These guidelines and parameters are reviewed by AFTRS Executive weekly and revised in accordance with changing circumstances and government advice.

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Catch Up: Open Day

Catch up on sessions from our first-ever Virtual Open Day, including the Bachelor of Arts Screen: Production Information Session, Student Experience Session, First Nations at AFTRS Panel and ‘What’s Your Flava?’ Panel and Q&A.

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Catch Up: Postgraduate Week

Catch up on all the sessions from the first-ever virtual edition of our annual Postgraduate Information Week. Learn about the Master of Arts Screen (offered in 10 disciplines), Master of Arts Screen: Business and Leadership and Graduate Diploma in Radio (full-time and part-time), from anywhere in the world.

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AFTRS STANDS IN SOLIDARITY

AFTRS stands in solidarity with First Nations communities and people of colour.

Our commitment

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 Awards, Golden Globes, Emmys, BAFTAs, AACTAs and Commercial Radio Awards

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

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.

Link to Bachelor of Arts Screen: Production

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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Link to Master of Arts Screen

Master of Arts Screen

  • Available in 10 disciplines
  • One-to-one mentorships with award-winning practitioners
  • Production and development funding to create a portfolio of high-level work
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Link to Graduate Diploma in Radio

Graduate Diploma in Radio

  • Create compelling content for radio and digital platforms
  • Build key industry contacts
  • 98% employment rate after graduating
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Link to Short courses

Short courses

  • All our short course tutors have recent, significant, industry experience
  • Learn with state-of-the-art tools
  • Hands-on learning and outcomes that you can apply, straight away
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The latest from AFTRS

Link to Masters Film 'Elagabalus' Selected for New York's Biggest LGBTQ+ Film Festival

Masters Film 'Elagabalus' Selected for ...

Elagabalus’, the AFTRS capstone project of Xanthe Dobbie will have ...

Masters Film 'Elagabalus' Selected for New York's Biggest LGBTQ+ Film Festival

Elagabalus’, the AFTRS capstone project of Xanthe Dobbie will have its international premiere at NewFest in New York.

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25 Sep 2020

Link to World Premiere in Competition for MA Graduate Film ‘The End, The Beginning’

World Premiere in Competition for MA Gr...

The capstone project of 2019 Master of Arts Screen graduate Archie Ch...

World Premiere in Competition for MA Graduate Film ‘The End, The Beginning’

The capstone project of 2019 Master of Arts Screen graduate Archie Chew will make its debut in competition at Uppsala Short Film Festival in Sweden.

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24 Sep 2020

Link to AFTRS Artist-in-Residence Lynette Wallworth Wins Another Emmy

AFTRS Artist-in-Residence Lynette Wallw...

Lynette Wallworth has won her second Emmy Award, in the Outstanding N...

AFTRS Artist-in-Residence Lynette Wallworth Wins Another Emmy

Lynette Wallworth has won her second Emmy Award, in the Outstanding New Approaches to Documentary category for her work, ‘Awavena’.

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23 Sep 2020

Link to Virtual Postgraduate Information Week 2020

Virtual Postgraduate Information Week 2...

Discover how AFTRS' Masters courses are designed to nurture the next ...

Virtual Postgraduate Information Week 2020

Discover how AFTRS' Masters courses are designed to nurture the next generation of visionary screen and broadcast storytellers.

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06-11 JULY

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Link to Virtual Open Day 2020

Virtual Open Day 2020

From the comfort of your own home, explore our state-of-the-art facil...

Virtual Open Day 2020

From the comfort of your own home, explore our state-of-the-art facilities, meet our expert tutors and get the lowdown on our 2021 courses and applications.

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08 Aug 2020

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