• How to use the Film School Application Database & Tracker

    How to use the Film School Application Database & Tracker

    Thanks to our many members, the FilmSchool.org Application Database and Tracker consists of over 4,000 applications that date back to 2015, making it one of the most advantageous tools on the website. Its basic function is to track film schools’ rates of acceptance, minimum GPAs, accepted test scores, in addition to each program's many notification and decision dates.

Application Database

Applications Filter

Latest Application Comments

Application Tracker statistics

Application Periods
18
Series
1
Applications
4,422
Views
2,911,115
Comments
3,901
Ritoban
Views
2K
Reaction score
1
Comments
1
FIRST TIME APPLYING
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 4, 2023
Interview Notification Date
Jul 5, 2023
Interview Date
Jul 20, 2023
Decision Notification Date
Aug 18, 2023

Application Materials attached:
  1. Portfolio
  2. Personal Statement
  3. Visual Samples (Stills)
  4. Short Film

The_Witch
Views
618
Reaction score
1
Comments
1
First Time Applying
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 3, 2023
GPA: #.## (Data visible for Supporting Members)
FD97
Views
520
Reaction score
1
Comments
1
Third time applying overall. First time no interview, rejection. second time received interview, rejection. third time?
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 4, 2023
degalder
Views
1K
Reaction score
1
Comments
7
First time applying. I have been granted a La Caixa Fellowship to study a film directing MA abroad.
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 5, 2022

Application Materials attached:
  1. Short Film

maxitos8820
Views
1K
Reaction score
1
Comments
5
It's been really slow, like every year. But...
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 4, 2022
Danneh
Views
1K
Reaction score
1
Comments
4
this is my second time applying, i currently have an interview but last year i didnt receive one.
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 6, 2021
Interview Notification Date
Jul 7, 2021
Interview Date
Jul 14, 2021

Application Materials attached:
  1. Portfolio
  2. Short Film

Islander
Views
1K
Reaction score
1
Comments
2
Directing Fiction MA - Second time applying (previous application for the 2019 Intake)
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 1, 2021
Second time lucky???
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 5, 2021
GPA: #.## (Data visible for Supporting Members)
Elbow07
Views
1K
Reaction score
1
Comments
1
Second time applying
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 6, 2021
First time applicant
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 30, 2020
hbr
Views
1K
Reaction score
1
First time applying
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 30, 2020
Interview Notification Date
Jul 17, 2020
Interview Date
Jul 29, 2020
Decision Notification Date
Aug 14, 2020
GPA: #.## (Data visible for Supporting Members)
Elbow07
Views
795
Reaction score
1
First time applicant
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 30, 2020
Decision Notification Date
Jul 24, 2020
D
Deleted member 24636
Views
876
Reaction score
1
First time
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 28, 2020
Decision Notification Date
Jul 24, 2020
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 13, 2020
ZiweiYao
Views
950
Reaction score
1
Comments
1
FIRST TIME NFTS
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
Feb 20, 2020
GPA: #.## (Data visible for Supporting Members)
Jacobbbb
Views
666
Reaction score
2
An application to the Directing Fiction course at the National Film and Television School.
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
Apr 22, 2020
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
Apr 28, 2019
Decision Notification Date
Jun 24, 2019
starsailor
Views
1K
Reaction score
1
Comments
2
First time applying
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
Mar 27, 2019
Interview Date
Jul 4, 2019

Application Materials attached:
  1. Portfolio

GPA: #.## (Data visible for Supporting Members)
S K
Views
1K
Reaction score
2
Comments
1
NFTS Directing Fiction 2020
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
Mar 1, 2019
dub123
Views
832
Reaction score
1
Film Program & Degree
NFTS - Directing Fiction
Submission Date
May 2, 2019

Latest Accepted Applications


Acceptance Data
For up to date Film School Acceptance Rates, including Minimum GPAs, Minimum Test Scores, After Interview and Off-Waitlist Acceptance Rates, Film Experience and Undergraduate degrees of accepted applicants, Age data, and other acceptance statistics for your film program of choice simply navigate to the Acceptance Rates tab on each film school's page in our Film School Database.

For example:
Log your own Application with our application database to help improve the site's acceptance data.

Applications
Articles
Forums
Film Schools
Scholarships
Back
Top