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Applying for Diploma or Foundation Courses

To apply for one of our diploma or foundation courses, you will need to complete a Futureworks application form. Once we’ve received your form we’ll be in touch to arrange an interview – depending on which course you have applied for, you may need to bring examples of work you have done with you.

To apply now online, click here.


The courses you can use a Futureworks Application Form to apply for are:-

Diploma in TV & Film Production

Foundation in Game Art

Diploma in 3D Modelling & Animation



Once we have your application form you’ll normally be invited to come in for an informal interview, where a member of the course team which will help you determine if this is the right course for you. We will write to you following your interview – if you have been successful your offer will either be unconditional or conditional. You offer may require you to demonstrate that you will be able to pay your tuition fees.


Tuition Fees

Funding a diploma or foundation course at Futureworks is different from funding for degree courses, and students are required to find their own funding – for this reason we offer a number of payment plans via Direct Debit. For more details on tuition fees for our diploma or foundation courses, visit the Tuition Fees section on the relevant course page.


Accepting an offer

If you’ve been made an offer of a place on a Diploma or Foundation course which you wish to accept, a non-refundable registration fee of £100.00 will need to be paid to confirm your place. Details of how to pay your registration fee will be included in your offer letter.


Other information

if you have any questions about applying for a foundation or diploma course please call us on 0161 214 4602 or email

If you are looking to apply for one of our short courses, please contact Paul White on 0161 214 4606 or