The ArtsEd MA Acting course offers rigorous and intensive vocational actor training that enables you to harness your potential as a highly skilled, creative and autonomous actor.
You will be immersed in a dynamic and rigorous acting programme that is challenging and robust. Our team of experienced industry professionals will work with you to hone and develop your actor’s craft, enabling you to be prepared and resilient for the demands of the contemporary industry.
Inclusive and questioning, the course gives you techniques to work with classical and contemporary texts with imagination, truth and specificity. The course is vocational and highly practical where techniques are acquired through the year in classes, workshops and performances. Both theatre and screen acting is explored. The MA in Acting enables its graduates to have an autonomous, responsive process that is alive to the world around it, flexible to the needs of the industry, and full of the actor’s imagination and creative potential.
Applications for 2022 entry will be open soon.
|Audition Fee (including round 2)||£15||(Waivers available)|
|Course Fee 2021-22||£15,880 p.a.||(2022-23 fee rates are TBC)|
|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 soon.
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 2022 entry will open soon.
Click here to view the full Course Guide for MA Acting