The original media school since 1989, highly regarded by industry
Home of Singapore’s largest media alumni network making an impact in the industry
Industry-standard facilities including the latest immersive learning space at the M:idea Playground
Industry expertise in training next-gen multi-platform media professionals
About the School
Established since 1989, the School of Film & Media Studies (FMS) is the original media school – and perhaps the dream school for all who are serious about entering the media industry. Best known for the works of our students, alumni and faculty, FMS is widely recognised both in the media industry and beyond. At FMS, you will get to fully explore your interests and unleash your potential in this exciting industry!
With 3 proven diplomas and 1 common entry programme, this is where you will hone a wide range of skills such as:
|Social Media Marketing
|Lighting & Sound Effects
|Branding & Communication
|User Experience Design
With the acceleration in digital media consumption and the emergence of new media platforms, the media landscape has never been this exciting. From media platform owners, content creators, influencers, to technology providers supporting the media industry, there is growing demand for talent who have the skill sets to tell compelling stories. Our focus on equipping you with multi-platform media competencies means you will have diverse career options – and an edge in the media world of the future!
Multi-hyphenate Media Professional
From social media, news sites, podcasts, films to projection mapping on buildings, FMS will open your world to the wide spectrum of skills every next-generation media practitioner should have. Our courses will build your core media skills while giving you the opportunity to apply them across multiple media platforms – so you can become a multi-platform media professional who can competently traverse across different media sectors to seize new opportunities.
Rich Industry Learning
Throughout your 3 years, you will get to learn from and network with industry experts through masterclasses and off-campus classes. You may even gain exclusive invitations to industry events, screenings and dialogue sessions with cast and crew. Offering a top-notch learning environment that includes well-equipped studio and soundstage spaces, a teaching faculty rich in industry experience, and a culture that inspires your best work, FMS is where you will hone the skills to secure your dream media career or launch your own media start-up!
With our strong ties with industry partners, you will graduate with industry-relevant skills. For your capstone project, you may just get to market international brands or work on a national campaign! Plus, choose from reputable media establishments, award-winning global agencies, top production houses to innovative media start-ups for your internship, where you will deepen your exposure to the media industry and build a winning portfolio.
Making their Mark on the Global Stage
As the media school with the longest history in Singapore, our league of illustrious FMS alumni – which includes award-winning film director Anthony Chen, chief executive officer of Edelman in Hong Kong & the Greater Bay Area Delicia Tan, winner of multiple Academy Awards and Lighting Supervisor at Walt Disney Animation Studios Roger Lee, radio and TV personality Sonia Chew – continue to make their mark both locally and overseas.
Many of our alumni return to FMS to share their expertise and stories to inspire the next generation of media talents – and you could be one of them!
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