The ArtsEd MA Acting course offers rigorous and intensive vocational actor training that enables you to unlock your potential as a highly skilled, creative and autonomous actor.
You will be given the skills and techniques to explore psychological and physical processes to engage in live & screen performance in innovative and stimulating ways.
Through working with classical & contemporary texts, creating your own companies and performance opportunities and analysing your relationship to your craft, you will be challenged and motivated to realise your abilities. By the end of your one-year training you will be equipped to take your place as a creative practitioner and prepared to adapt to the contemporary, ever-changing creative industry.
Applications now closed for 2020 entry.
|Audition Fee||£45||(Waivers available)|
|Course Fee 2021-22||£15,880 p.a.||(2022-23 fee rates will be confirmed in April 2020)|
|Acceptance Deposit||£350||UK / EU Students|
|MA Validation fee||£148.30||(one off payment to register with City, University of London)|
The deposit will be held by the School and will be refunded on completion of the course, without interest, less any outstanding sums owed by the student to ArtsEd.
Fees are subject to annual review 2022-23 fees will be confirmed in April 2021.
Find out more about Funding & Scholarships.
Am I Eligible?
If you are aged 21 or over, have an under-graduate degree or the equivalent professional experience you are eligible to apply for an audition. Candidates whose first language is not English must provide proof of their English proficiency by having achieved one of the following in the last two years:
If an applicant fulfils the audition criteria, but comes from an unconventional academic background without formal qualifications, the academic requirements may be waived.
Applications for September 2020 are now closed.
Auditions are held between December and June/July at ArtsEd in London.
At ArtsEd, we believe that you cannot truly see a person’s potential from a two-minute monologue, which is why we make our audition process a half day experience. During your time with us, you will have an opportunity to see the school in action and to meet students and tutors who will welcome your questions about the course and life at ArtsEd generally.
Click here to view the full Course Guide for MA Acting