Leading Film Schools in UK

Leading film schools in the United Kingdom:

London Film School
- It  is one of two graduate schools across the UK recognised by Skillset as a Centre for Excellence.
- The MA Filmmaking includes two years of training in Directing, Lighting, Operating, Editing, Sound, Production Design, Screenwriting and Production.
- The MA degrees are recognised throughout the world, and validated by the London Metropolitan University.
- MA degrees at LFS are eligible for US Federal Stafford Loans and private loans.

Met Film School
- A leading UK film school for individuals who are looking to launch a career in the film, television and media industries.
- It offers two-year BA programmes in Practical Filmmaking with specialist options, as well as dedicated programmes in Television Production, Visual Effects & Animation and Cinematography.

Central Film School London
- It has the best tutor-to-student ratio of any film school in London.
- With highest Film Budgets of any film school in London.

The London School of Film, Media and Performance (LSFMP)
- It offers Undergraduate and Postrgraduate programmes in subjects including screenwriting, theatre writing, film and television production, acting and producing.

National Film and Television School
- MA Courses are validated by the Royal College of Art.
- It became a Skillset Screen & Media Academy in November 2007, one of a select group of institutions recognised by Skillset as providing the highest standard of vocational education, training and skills development for film and television.

The Brighton Film School
- The Film School is a member of: The National Association for Higher Education in the Moving Image (NAHEMI - UK) and University Film and Video Association (UFVA - USA).

List of other film schools in the UK:
  • Anna Fiorentini Theatre and Film School
  • Elstree Film School
  • London Film Academy 
  • Northern Film School, Leeds Metropolitan University
  • Screen Academy Scotland at Napier University
  • University of Westminster Film School
  • University for the Creative Arts
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World of University Ranking and League Table

In UK there are some university league tables published every year by The Times, The Independent, The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Times and The Guardian. In Australia the Good Universities Guide rating is a very useful handbook for anyone choosing a tertiary institution. For more information please see University Ranking by Country.

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