University of Portsmouth Animation

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University of Portsmouth Animation

Welcome to the site for BA (Hons) Animation at the University of Portsmouth (UK). Based in the School of Creative Technologies, our course is designed to give students a grounding in both contemporary 2D and 3D animation.  With guidance and support from specialist staff, students will develop the necessary skills for their desired career.

Graduates from the BA Animation course have gained employment, around the globe, in leading companies within the Film, Computer Games, Visualisation, Motion Capture & Advertising Industries.

The roles within these industries are varied:

We have graduates working as 2D Animators, 3D Animators, Environment Artists,  Creative Directors, Art Directors, Modellers, 2d Artists, 3D Artists, UI Designers, Authors, Post-production TD’s, VFX Artists/TD, Compositors/TD’s, Pre-production Artists, Company Directors and many, many more.

Companies in which alumni of the Animation course have found employment include Lupus Films, DigitalDomainILM, ITVThe MillMilkVFXFramestoreRocksteadyRockstarDnegThe Third FloorZoic StudiosPassion PicturesMPCMainframeUbisoftDisney Interactive StudiosSony Computer Entertainment EuropeCineciteClimaxStudiosGolden WolfThe ImaginariumMethod StudiosVine FxThe Creative AssemblyScanline VFXMetamobRareLucas FilmAudiomotionCentroid 3DTaylor JamesThe Whole BuffaloStainless GamesRemedy Entertainment,Travellers TalesExientRebellionCodemastersSupermassive GamesOutpost Vfx and many more.