Acting BA (Hons)

University of Surrey

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Course info

UCAS CODE W410
**Deferred entry not available****Why choose this course**Our BA (Hons) Acting course achieved 94 per cent overall satisfaction in the National Student Survey (NSS) 2020. We are ranked 2nd for drama and dance by the Guardian University Guide 2021.Training to become an actor is an intensive process which requires curiosity, courage and commitment. At Guildford School of Acting (GSA), we’ll help you develop your imagination, range, skills and technique. You’ll learn how to prepare for rehearsal, ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
84th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
35th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
5th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Drama

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Drama

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Drama
73%
English Literature
39%
Music
18%
History
17%
Religious Studies & Theology
11%

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9,250 per year
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19,700 per year
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19,700 per year
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Latest Acting reviews

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02 Jul 21

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I definitely have loved being at Guildford school of acting as it’s not been the usual university experience and we’ve...
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Ryan
04 May 21

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Amazing experience regardless of the covid parameters and wouldn’t change it for the world. The productions we have...

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How Acting students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 4 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 946 reviews

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University of Surrey
CUG ranking
35th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Surrey is a vibrant institution with a beautiful campus located in Guildford, UK. The university is well known for its excellent standard of teaching and hands-on approach to learning, which equips students with the knowledge and skills for professional success and personal development. The university is spread over three sites with the following faculties: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences The university’s track record for graduate employability is one of the best in the UK, with 96 per cent of undergraduates within work or further study within 15 months of graduating (Graduate Outcomes Survey 2020).

Where you'll study

University of Surrey

Stag Hill Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Guildford  0.3 miles away

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