Film and Photography

We have been inspiring and developing leading photographers, film makers, designers, creative practitioners, writers and thinkers since 1843. Whether your passion lies in film production or photography, studying with us could kick-start your career.

  • We are ranked No.9 in the UK for Film Production and Photography in the Guardian University Guide 2021.
  • Employability is at the forefront of all our courses, and you will have access to our dedicated employability service, the Talent Team, from day one.
  • You will have the opportunity to go on at least one international field trip*. Previous trips have included The International Centre of Photography in New York, Universidad Europea de Madrid in Spain, Karlstad University in Sweden, and Hanze University in the Netherlands.
  • Successful graduates have gone on to work in organisations and industries such as the BBC, national radio, advertising agencies, and as photographers, visual artists, picture editors and more.

Our Film and Photography facilities

television studio

Televison Studio

On select courses, you’ll have access to our on-campus TV studio The Tank, with its specialist TV studio equipment, including large cameras, mixing facilities and fibre-optic wiring throughout.

photography suite

The Photography Suite

The photography suite is a superb facility that includes virtual drum scanning, photography studios, black and white print darkrooms, free black and white film processing, and a digital print bureau.

recording equipment

Media Loan Shop

As a student, you’ll have access to Coventry University’s specialist Media Loan Shop. This well-stocked facility offers an extensive range of specialist, professional photography and film equipment.

More than a course

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