Open Day

  • Studying at RCS
    Video presentation on who we are, what we teach, and applying to study at RCS
  • RCS Admissions Team
  • Head of Film Ray Tallan and recent graduate Florence Gilbertson
  • 3rd year film students Abbie and Alex
  • Being Young, Creative and Black in Scotland: Collaborative Opportunities like Nowhere Else
    Panel discussion with young creative artists
  • RCS Students’ Union
  • Admissions, International and Student Support

Like Nowhere Else

Recognised as one of the world’s top 10 performing arts education institutions (QS World University Rankings 2020), the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is one of the most dynamic, creative and collaborative institutions in the world.

With over 1200 students from 60 countries choosing to study Dance, Drama, Music, Stage Production and Film at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, read on to find out why RCS is Like Nowhere Else.

” Recent Graduates have worked on films such as Outlaw King, Outlander, 1917, Last Night in Soho, The Nest and various STV and BBC projects.”

” RCS prepared me massively. It was such a great place to learn, to make mistakes and to work out who I was as a person”

– Oscar nominated and BAFTA winning screenwriter of ‘1917’, Krysty Wilson-Cairns

Year 1 modules

Camera & Lighting Skills
Editing 1
Film Project 1
Film & Television Studies 1
Production & Directing 1
Sound 1
Storytelling 1
Visual Storytelling 1
Writing 1

Year 2 modules

Editing 2
Film Project 2
Film Studies 2
Production & Directing 2
Sound 2
Visual Storytelling 2
Writing 2
Conservatoire-wide options modules

Year 3 modules

Final Year Film
Internal Marketplace
Professional Development
Research Project
Writing 3
Conservatoire-wide options modules