Bachelor of Fine Arts (Acting)

  • CRICOS Code: 094861K
  • VTAC Code: 3800610071
  • International VTAC Code: 3800610073

Where will this take me?



If the world's your stage, gain a career in a diverse range of fields, including:

  • Professional theatre
  • Community arts & education
  • Film
  • Television
  • Radio
  • New media
  • education

Roles as an actor (excuse the pun), include:

  • Film actor
  • Television actor
  • Theatre actor
  • Acting coach

Recent Alumni Success

Recently we have celebrated the successes of: Simon Stone (2005), who received the Best Revival award for Yerma at the 2017 Olivier Awards in London; Elizabeth Debicki (2010), who plays Ayesha in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) and Vol. 3 (anticipated for 2020) and appeared in Tim Winton’s film adaptation of Breath (2018); and Marta Dusseldorp (1995), playing the lead roles in the TV drama series of A Place to Call Home (2018) and Janet King (2017).

Graduate pathways

Once you've completed your undergraduate degree, you can go on to gain employment or begin a graduate degree and work towards a professional qualification such as law, engineering or medicine. Or you could join our graduate research community and contribute to our world-changing research.

Your graduate degree will be internationally recognised, and set you apart from those who study a traditional Australian single or double degree.

Explore the graduate pathways available once you complete your undergraduate degree here.