Studying in London
London is one of the most exciting and innovative film capitals of the world.
From the West End to the National Theatre, the Curzon to the Prince Charles cinema, London’s theatres, cinemas, concert halls, music venues, opera houses, galleries and museums are synonymous with cutting edge filmmaking, iconic buildings and the latest and greatest in the arts. London offers unparalleled opportunities for visitors to enrich and deepen their cultural experience. For students moving to London, if offers all this right on their doorstep while they pursue the career of their dreams.
The London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham, where London Film Academy is situated, lies to the west of central London and is a short tube ride from both Heathrow and the West End. It is a cosmopolitan borough with over 200,000 residents and boasts an eclectic mix of nationalities and entertainment. It features a great range of entertainment venues including a Warner Village cinema, Cineworld, Vue and several other independent cinemas on Fulham and King’s Road; shopping centres and street markets from the everyday food and convenience variety to the elegant Kings Road with its antique shops and galleries; many interesting cafes and restaurants; six theatres including the illustrious Lyric Hammersmith; and sporting venues like the iconic Fulham and Chelsea Football Clubs.
Our borough has a rich history. Attractions also include the Fulham Palace, which was home to the Bishops of London for hundreds of years and now contains a museum depicting its history, as well as an 18th century walled garden; and Kelmscott House, home of William Morris the famous 19th century English poet and artist.
We recommend a selection of places for students to stay within the area ranging from long-stay student residences to short-stay hotels and hostels at reasonable prices. For the full list, please click here.
We look forward to welcoming you to this iconic and vibrant city.
THINK FILM. BREATHE FILM. LIVE FILM.