Sessions

  • Academic Administration and Support
    Zoom webinar with information on application, accommodation, fees, funding, disability support and welfare
  • Meet the Film department
    Q&A session with the Film department on Zoom

Like Nowhere Else

Recognised as one of the world’s top 5 performing arts education institutions (QS World University Rankings 2022), the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is one of the most dynamic, creative and collaborative institutions in the world.

With over 1200 students from 50 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

RCS Students’ Union

RCSSU is the lively, colourful heart of the student experience. Whether it’s helping you to get settled into the student life, hosting events to bring you together or making your voice heard – the RCSSU is here for you.

They are the informal ear when you’re experiencing things like homesickness and financial challenges, as well as being the platform to set up societies and work with staff to improve your experience.

Find out more about the RCS Students’ Union.