Filmmaking, Animation and Photography

Bring your ideas to life in an environment that encourages and supports your talent and development. With input from industry experts, our filmmaking, animation and photography courses will prepare you to step into roles across the creative sector.


in employment or further study 6 months after graduation (HESA 2018).


out of 67 universities in the UK for our Film Production and Photography courses (Guardian University Guide 2021).


Strong collaborations with the BBC, Royal Photographic Society and Aardman Animations.

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.

"We had a wonderful time studying at the Bristol School of Animation. We produced a great amount of work, from short films, collaborative projects to live briefs. We developed both our technical and conceptual skills, all thanks to the support and diversity of the course."

Hend and Lamiaa, MA Animation

Hend and Lamiaa MA Animation

Undergraduate Filmmaking, Animation and Photography courses (2022/23 entry)