Aqua Rosa Makeup School

The North West’s most comprehensive, intensive, Full & Part Time Makeup Courses in Manchester

Two Week Professional MUA Course

We offer a range of makeup courses in Manchester, all of which are of an incredibly high standard, with the best facilities, tutors and recognised qualifications to ensure your makeup career gets off to the best start.

Comprehensive, intensive, Full & Part Time Makeup Courses

The North’s Most Successful Makeup School

If you are looking to break into the makeup industry, gaining qualifications and experience is essential for your success.

Based inside the North West’s largest Film Studios complex – Space Studios – and just minutes from Manchester City centre, Aqua Rosa Makeup School is run by Celebrity Makeup Artists and Media Professionals who provide specialist, media-based makeup and hair training.

Our purpose built, state of the art studio, is kitted out to mimic the working environment of a makeup artist working on any kind of production. We can also boast of our professional photography studio on site, adjacent to the teaching areas. Not only is this available for professional photographers and models to hire, but we can also arrange photoshoots for our students to help them build their portfolios at the beginning of their careers.

We offer a range of makeup courses, all of which are of an incredibly high standard, with the best facilities, BAFTA Nominated tutors and internationally recognised qualifications to ensure your makeup career gets off to the best start.

Graduates of our makeup courses leave with outstanding skills, fantastic portfolios of work and professional qualifications to give them the best start in this business.
We take enormous pride in offering the very best training to our students and love seeing them thrive in this exciting industry.

Our Courses

Full-Time Media Course

Work towards a VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Media Makeup, Hair & Prosthetics on our full-time course. Train alongside the industry’s brightest talents at the heart of Space Studios. This is the course to rival all others.

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Professional Make Up Artistry Course

Become a fully qualified make-up artist in just two weeks. Train full-time, Monday to Friday, or spread your course over 10 weeks, training one day a week, to kickstart your new career.

Part-Time Media Course

If you’re unable to commit to full-time education on our full-time media course, then this is the perfect alternative. Learn one full day a week over the course of 12 months, so you can train alongside existing commitments.

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