ULSTER
SCREEN
ACADEMY

Producing talent

Film.

Television.

Animation.

Games.

Immersive.

Ulster Screen Academy
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Producing talent

Bringing together Northern Ireland’s top talent in screen production, animation, games, photography and creative design, the Ulster Screen Academy is the driving force behind Northern Ireland’s fast-growing screen industry.

Be part of the action

With a world class academic team teaching innovative, relevant and cutting-edge courses we produce highly skilled, award-winning graduates ready to excel in one of the fastest growing sectors of the economy.

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Undergraduate courses

View course page for Animation - BDes (Hons)

Animation at Ulster is a studio focused, highly creative course, specialising in computer animation for games, VFX, feature and TV animation.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: WW26

View course page for Cinematic Arts - BSc (Hons)

The start of your creative adventure into the world of film. Get ready for your future as a creative in high quality storytelling across all screens.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

UCAS code: W600

View course page for Games Design - BDes (Hons)

A highly creative course focused on skills, knowledge and creativity for the design and development of games using specialised tools and practices.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Games Design - BDes (Hons)

A highly creative course focused on skills, knowledge and creativity for the design and development of games using specialised tools and practices.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: WW70

View course page for Interaction Design - BDes (Hons)

Want to build the next Instagram or Snapchat? Join Interaction Design to create the next generation of apps, websites and digital experiences.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: 2D13

View course page for Interactive Media - BSc (Hons)

Creating Media for the Future

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

UCAS code: P310

View course page for Photography with Video - BA (Hons)

Develop innovative, unique work in one of Europe's leading photography schools.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: W641

View course page for Screen Production - BA (Hons)

What to work in the film, television or creative industries? Then this is the highly practical, industry facing degree choice for you.

Full-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

UCAS code: P594

Postgraduate courses

View course page for Contemporary Performance Practices - MA

An interdisciplinary taught programme that combines performance practice with imaginative and rigorous critical engagement.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Magee campus

View course page for Games Design - MA

Focusing on the design and development of games utilising the latest tools and technologies.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

View course page for Photography (MFA) - MFA

Rethinking photographic practices on Belfast School of Art's world leading MFA Degree in Photography.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Belfast campus

Behind the scenes

As with the big screen, the work going on
behind the scenes dictates success.

The Ulster Screen Academy has impressive industry connections, helping to drive the industry forward.

Our research partnerships include:

Future Screens NI – a £13m collaborative programme

Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)
Creative Industries Cluster Programme, part of the Government’s Industrial Strategy, bringing together dynamic creative industries with world-leading university research talent.

The new Creative Industries R&D partnership established to accelerate growth through new product development, services and high value skills for jobs in a flourishing sector.

A new Policy and Evidence Centre for the sector led by global innovation foundation Nesta, with partners across the UK.

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