The Rose Bruford College pushes the boundaries of training in performance and technical theatre, introducing the first university-level BA degrees for Acting and for Lighting Design in the 1970s. Acting and performance are offered at undergraduate and postgraduate level, along with technical theatre and management undergraduate programmes, and two online degrees. The college has trained some of the best talents making theatre today around the world.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

60 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 58%
  • Part Time 42%


  • UK 50%
  • EU 30%
  • Other 20%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 0 60 60

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

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