Drama and Acting

Bristol is rich in theatre, music and live performance. Our long-established partnerships and connections within this vibrant sector mean we can deliver drama and acting courses at inspirational venues, placing you centre stage in the creative heart of the city.


of Drama students in employment or further study 15 months after graduation (Graduate Outcomes Survey 2018/19).

Old Vic

Strong collaborations with the Old Vic, Colston Hall, St George's Concert Hall and Bristol Music Trust.


Access to specialist theatres, studios, technical facilities and a library dedicated to the creative and cultural industries.

City Campus at UWE Bristol

City Campus is home to UWE Bristol’s Creative Industries courses. A powerhouse of creativity, City Campus spans the city and is made up of Bower Ashton, Spike Island, Arnolfini and Watershed. Our quality partnerships underpin your learning experiences and provide places where students, staff and industry professionals can share ideas and develop their talents in inspiring locations.

Undergraduate Drama and Acting courses (2022/23 entry)

"The teaching on the course is amazing. All of the teachers are very supportive and I found that if you just go and ask them the questions, they are always happy to help."

Jacob, BA(Hons) Drama

Jacob BA(Hons) Drama