2 HIGHER CERTIFICATES
5 FULLY EQUIPPED CAMPUSES
OVER 150 FULL-TIME ACADEMIC & ADMIN STAFF
OVER 200 INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS AS VISITING LECTURERS
OVER 2000 STUDENTS
OVER 3000 ALUMNI
Learn to become part of a network of successful, talented and skilled artists, entrepreneurs and practitioners who shape the future of the South African creative economy and beyond through an outcomes and project-based learning system.
From its early beginnings of 6 students, a rented VCR and broken TV it has become one of the leading institutions of its kind in the world today. It has produced some of the top film-makers, actors, creatives and entrepreneurs in South Africa today and has made a significant contribution to developing a sustainable local entertainment industry.
AFDA is a member of CILECT, an international association for over 180 top film and television institutions worldwide.
AFDA is registered as the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, and is a private higher education institution which offers higher certificate and degree programmes that are registered by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) and the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Our programmes are accredited and we participate productively in the ongoing reaccreditation and quality assurance processes of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) to ensure the quality of our programmes. The DHET certificate number for AFDA is 2001/HE07/012.