Film Studies


Prospective Students

Why Study at UCL?

International Students

Careers & Destinations


We welcome students from all over the world to our taught MA programme in Film Studies taking place in the heart of London. All students spend a year (two if part-time) amongst a thriving, cross-disciplinary community of cinema scholars and research students. We have particular research strengths in film history, film theory, and in an exceptionally broad range of national and regional cinemas.

Research & PhDs

UCL is home to a thriving research community in film and related media. We supervise projects on a wide range of topics relating to cinema history and theory. Graduate students from UCL have gone on to produce significant work in the field, and have taken up academic positions across the world.