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Nord University


Art & Design


Bachelor in 3D Art, Animation & VFX

3 years

€0 pa

Programme profile

If you are interested in 3D, animation or visual effects for film and TV, this programme will give you an insight into both the technical and artistic aspects of the industry.

Through traditional art and compositional theory, you gain the necessary knowledge to proceed with modern digital tools.  What makes this programme unique? At Nord, you have the option to specialize within different fields of CG and VFX. In the programme you will collaborate with both film- and game students on student productions. You will be mentored by faculty with international industry experience. As a student you will have access to industry standard facilities, including a 120m2 green screen studio, modern labs with updated software.

Programme content

In the first year, there is an introduction to various subjects which could become your areas of specialisation: traditional art, 3D­-art, animation, technical direction and compositing. In addition, the first year also includes general subjects such as storytelling and animation history.

The second year offers further opportunities for specialisation within chosen areas. Film students have coinciding production periods, and collaboration is highly encouraged. The university will also facilitate students wanting to start student companies, which is advisable in the second year.

The third year continues to gives you opportunities for further specialization. The first semester is lecture and practice based with advanced courses in smaller classes. The final semester is then dedicated to the bachelor production. Students are encouraged to collaborate across various specializations to achieve the highest possible production quality. It is also possible to collaborate with students from other bachelor studies at the university, such as film or game students. Another option is to compete for attractive internships at various 3D/VFX houses.

Students also take part in arranging an annual international media festival (&Action), with guest lectures from leading studios and other industry professionals. The university also participates at other international conferences

Entry Requirements

3 A-Levels and 3 GCSEs

Six passes at Leaving Certificate, inc two at H5



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