The School for the Creative Economy

est. 1994

APPLY NOW DO I QUALIFY? COVID-19

An institution for creative leaders, visionaries and artists.

CHOOSE AFDA

THE RECOGNITION

22
May
Student News

AFDA alumnus Mandla N’s film Loving Thokoza streaming on Showmax

AFDA alumnus Mandla N’s and Black Brain Pictures new feature film, Loving Thokoza, premiered worldwide on the 20th of May on Showmax. The film, shot in only 9 days just before the Covid –

read more
24
Apr
Alumni of the Week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK #160 LUCILLE SLADE

Alumna Lucille Slade is on the “Go” AFDA Live Performance alumna Lucille Slade’s latest song on which she features, “Go”, by DJ Zinhle and Dr Duda, hit the No1 spot on

read more
21
May
Awards

AFDA alumna Jenine Collocott wins at 55th Fleur du Cap Awards

The show must go on, and it did at the 55th Fleur du Cap Awards. With the current lockdown making the prestigious annual red-carpet event impossible, the theatre fraternity got the chance to celebrate

read more
21
Jan
Staff

AFDA Port Elizabeth students and staff win awards at PEMADS

On Friday 17th of January 2020 The Port Elizabeth Musical and Dramatic Society (PEMADS) hosted their annual Awards Evening at the Athenaeum Theatre. Gemma Barnard who is currently an AFDA 3rd year Liv...

read more
view more news

WE ARE
THE CREATIVE
ECONOMY

Join the community.
4 campuses
8 qualifications
31 study areas
260+ staff
2000+ students
4500+ alumni

#AFDAforEveryone

AFDA offers a unique higher education environment where outcomes-based and collaborative learning empowers students with competitive, professional and innovative skills. Be part of a network of highly talented artists, entrepreneurs and practitioners using their ideas to grow the creative economy and change the world.


are we talking to you?

APPLY NOW DO I QUALIFY?

STAY CONNECTED

Join a community of innovators and stay up to date with our latest newsletter.


REGISTRATION & ACCREDITATION

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. It is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) as a private higher education institution under the the Higher Education Act, 1997. Registration certificate no. 2001/HE07/012. Our programmes are accredited and we participate productively in the ongoing reaccreditation and quality assurance processes of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) to ensure the quality of our programmes.
Disclaimer: AFDA reserves the rights to make changes or withdraw information or course offers without prior notice. Where possible, AFDA will endeavour to notify all persons and/or organisations affected as a result.