How do I apply?


From 2015-16, students will be able to study Film Studies as a single honours degree.

A first year Film Studies lecture

A first year Film Studies lecture


For detailed information about the application process, please visit Admissions.

Visiting Days

The University encourages prospective students to book a place on a Visiting Day in order to experience the University’s unique atmosphere. As part of this event, prospective students have the chance to visit the Department of Film Studies and learn more from the academic staff about what we have to offer.

For any queries about applying to study film at St Andrews please email us:

The progression of work was particularly helpful for me, not having any previous education in film. The variety of films and ideas we are exposed to is a great way of expanding my knowledge of cinema and stimulates great discussions in classes, encouraged by the engaging and approachable staff.

— Ben Lealan, Film Studies and History Honours student