Study a Bachelor's In Creative Film and Media

MediaCity skyline

Here at Salford, you can develop a thrilling career doing what you love in the creative film and media industry - whether that's in film, TV and radio production, film studies, digital video production or games.

We have a state-of-the-art campus at MediaCity, one of the UK’s leading digital and creative hubs. That means when you study with us, you’ll be surrounded by the BBC, ITV and over 250 media and digital companies. 

You’ll be able to specialise in the areas that interest you, undertake live briefs and real-world assignments, and learn from tutors who are experienced in a whole range of jobs in the industry. 

At the end of it all, you’ll graduate with a portfolio of work and the confidence you’ll need to find your place in the industry. Our graduates have gone on to work with some of the biggest names in the sector including the BBC, Netflix, HBO, ITV, Channel 4, dock10 and Silverback Films.

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Explore our creative film and media courses

BA (Hons) Film Production

If you want to tell engaging stories through film then this course is for you. This programme will equip you with all the skills needed to take your first step in the film industry.

BA (Hons) Film Production

BA (Hons) Television and Radio Production

Taught by existing and former broadcast professionals and renowned media academics, this degree offers all the skills, aptitude and abilities for you to enter the broadcast industry with confidence and ability. You’ll learn how to find great stories, develop your ideas, pitch and present those ideas, write scripts, research, pre-produce and produce your idea.

BA (Hons) Television and Radio Production  

BA (Hons) Post Production and VFX

This course covers all aspects of post-production from initial shooting to editing, sound design and VFX creation. 

BA (Hons) Post Production and VFX

BA (Hons) Games Design and Production

Video game production is one of the fastest-growing sectors, this course will give you the skills needed to build a successful career in the industry.

BA (Hons) Games Design and Production

BA (Hons) Film Studies

If you're looking for a vibrant programme designed to explore all elements of film and the film industry, this degree is the right choice for you.

BA (Hons) Film Studies

BA (Hons) Digital Video Production and Marketing

If you want to study digital marketing but specialise in content development and video production, this could be the digital marketing degree you’ve been looking for. Taught by industry professionals, we’ll give you the knowledge, skills, and experience to put you on the path to a creatively fulfilling career in a thriving industry that’s always hunting for new talent.

BA (Hons) Digital Video Production and Marketing

BA (Hons) Animation

This course will help you develop the skills you need to pursue a career in digital animation, TV and digital media.

Based in MediaCityUK, you'll be right in the heart of this growing creative sector which is focused on developing adaptive, highly-skilled, industry-ready creatives.

BA (Hons) Animation  

Explore our facilities

International Students at MediaCity

When you study creative film and media with us, you’ll get access to industry-standard facilities on our MediaCity campus. The facilities are geared towards helping you discover your true creative potential, with everything from flexible TV, radio and digital media spaces to 3D printers.

Check out the video below of our facilities.

MediaCIty TV and Radio facilities

Study in a creative hub

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You'll learn at our MediaCity campus which is a creative hub of digital and media businesses.

We're proud that MediaCity is etched on the map with iconic brands including the BBC, ITV and Dock 10 calling the area home. There are also lots of smaller dynamic companies driving innovation in the sector located in MediaCity.

MediaCity is close to Manchester city centre, a vibrant and diverse area famous for its art, music and cultural scene.

Why choose Salford?


Benefit from real-world learning opportunities including working on live projects or placements and hearing from expert guest speakers — put your learning into practice and gain invaluable experience.


Join 4,500 other international students on our vibrant global campus, with expert support services, a dedicated faith centre and opportunities to explore your passions.


Get up to £5,000 scholarship to help you fund your studies and kick start your career.

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