Why Study With Us?

Our Vision

To make specialised quality education for the Special Effects Makeup Industry affordable and worthwhile, supporting students and helping them get one step closer to their life’s purpose.

Our Mission

To become the leading education provider for the Special Effects Makeup Industry, providing first-class education services to our students. For our students, our mission is to discover their true potential and ability, providing our graduates with the right opportunities for successful career outcomes.

Our Values

  • Empower students, staff, and our partners. To motivate, coach and mentor.
  • Share our experience, knowledge, and resources. To succeed as a team.
  • Respect each other and each other’s work. To celebrate collaboration.
  • Innovate through creativity and visionary thinking. To break boundaries.


The Australian Academy of Cinemagraphic Makeup is your ticket to an exciting career in the fashion, television, film and entertainment industry. We want our expert training to be just the beginning of a very exciting career for each and every one of our students.

Here are just a few reasons to study with us:

  • Exclusive fashion, film and tv makeup courses
  • Australia's only specialist film and television makeup academy
  • Face-2-Face classes to ensure highest quality of delivery and support
  • Campuses in Brisbane and Melbourne
  • Expert trainers and support staff who work in the film and fashion industry
  • Supported learning environment
  • Small class sizes
  • Centrelink, Austudy, ABSTUDY and Youth Allowance approved for Certificate level courses
  • VET in Schools approved
  • Work experience opportunities
  • Receive up-to-date skills and knowledge of the industry
  • Selected courses include photography shoots to create your individual portfolio
  • Ongoing assistance in finding work in the industry
  • Big Alumni and industry network