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Find your future at AFTRS: Applications open for 2025

On set of "Anthology" - Bachelor of Arts Screen: Production - Photography by Monique Placko

The Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) is excited to announce that applications for 2025 award courses are now open. AFTRS’ award courses offer an unparalleled opportunity for aspiring creatives and storytellers to further their career, with training designed to meet the needs of the industry. For over 50 years, AFTRS graduates have gone on to significantly impact the creative industries, shaping the global landscape of film, television, and radio. Apply now and take the next step in your creative journey at Australia’s national screen and audio school. 

The Bachelor of Arts Screen: Production—designed for the next generation of content creators—has been specially developed in response to the opportunities and the needs of the film, television and creative industries. This three-year, full-time course will prepare you for a variety of entry-level roles in the screen, media and creative industries, with a broad skill set and an adaptable, forward-looking approach that puts you at the forefront of industry innovation and practice. 

Fast-track your career and master your craft with the Master of Arts Screen. Available in 9 disciplines—Cinematography, Directing, Documentary, Editing, Producing, Production Design, Screenwriting and Sound Design—you’ll specialise through an intensive cycle of hands-on workshops, cross-disciplinary projects, research and development, and screen and collaborative studies. The course culminates with your capstone project which extends and reflects on your creative process. Graduates of the Master of Arts Screen will join an alumni network that has achieved incredible success both nationally and internationally. 

Designed for a new generation of screen leaders, the Master of Arts Screen: Business is Australia’s foremost screen business course. With a focus on leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship, this program prepares you to operate at the forefront of an ever-evolving industry, with the skills to create new businesses and lead creative teams. Maximising accessibility and choice, we offer flexible study options for the MASB, with the choice of studying on-campus, online or a combination of both and choosing between 1-4 subjects per semester. 

Want to join Australia’s booming audio industry? The Graduate Diploma in Radio & Podcasting is a hands-on program designed specifically to meet the needs of the Australian radio and podcast industry. Learn the essential elements of good content, grow your craft skills, and collaborate on and produce up to four major live broadcasts during the course. Like the MASB, we offer flexible study options for this course, with the opportunity to study the GDRP entirely online. 

Ready to learn more about AFTRS? Step inside the national screen and audio school at our annual, access-all-areas Open Day on Saturday, 3 August. This interactive day is your chance to meet AFTRS inspiring faculty and students, and explore our state-of-the-art facilities. You can gain insights into the courses, ask questions and see what it’s like to be part of the AFTRS community.

Register for Open Day