Deadlines and Late Applications


We accept applications up to and including the deadlines via our online application system.
Complete applications submitted by the stipulated deadlines will normally be processed within eight weeks of the published processing start date. If your application is referred back to you, e.g. because it is incomplete, it may take longer than eight weeks for us to process it. We normally process applications in the order they are received in and offers are made to successful applicants on a first-come, first-served basis. To read about the application process, please go here.


September 2022

Applications have now closed.

Applications that were submitted on time for September 2022 entry are being processed.

The next available intake for all will therefore be January 2023, further details can be found below.

January 2023

Applications for January 2023 will open on Monday 18 July for all UK, EU pre-settled and International applicants. 

Applications from International applicants will close on Thursday 30 August whilst applications from UK and EU pre-settled applicants will remain open beyond Thurday 30 August and will stay open until final availability permits.

Please note that applications cannot be submitted or accepted before Monday 18 July.

May 2023

Applications for May 2023 will also open on Monday 18 July for all UK, EU pre-settled and International applicants.

Applications from International applicants will also close on Thursday 30 August, whilst applications from UK and EU pre-settled applicants will continue to be accepted until final availability permits.

Applications can only be sumbitted on or after Monday 18 July.



September 2022

Applications for September 2022 have now reached the closing deadline of Monday 4 April. Whilst the original deadline has now passed, we continue to welcome late applications from all UK, EU pre-settled and International applicants on a limited and first-come, first-serve basis.

Please note that Late Applications are not guaranteed, and priority remains with all applications submitted by or on the original deadline of Monday 4 April.

Late Applications will close at the discretion of our Admissions Team, and we encourage any Late Applicant to apply at the earliest convenience.



If the course is full, you can be notified when future intakes open - please sign up here. 

For MA Filmmaking and MA Screenwriting. 


If you want to be notified when the next application intake opens, sign up here. 

For EU/EEA nationals, read more on International Applications for our MA Filmmaking or MA Screenwriting programme here.

Coronavirus Statement from the School can be read here.





 Page last updated: 9 May 2022